Bug 34568 - WinRT: ImageCell images are very large
Summary: WinRT: ImageCell images are very large
Status: RESOLVED NOT_ON_ROADMAP
Alias: None
Product: Forms
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Windows ()
Version: 1.5.0
Hardware: PC Windows
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Reported: 2015-10-05 14:50 UTC by Charles Petzold
Modified: 2016-04-13 17:59 UTC (History)
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Description Charles Petzold 2015-10-05 14:50:02 UTC
On both Windows Runtime platforms, the image in the ImageCell is very large compared with the other phone platforms. This difference can be seen in the screenshots on page 949 of the following book chapter:

https://download.xamarin.com/developer/xamarin-forms-book/BookPreview2-Ch24-Rel1005.pdf

The first three side-by-side images are iOS, Android, and Windows Phone Silverlight. The second side-by-side images are Windows 8.1 (running on Windows 10) and Windows Phone 8.1.

The program that displays these images is:

https://github.com/xamarin/xamarin-forms-book-preview-2/tree/master/Chapter24/SchoolAndStudents
Comment 1 Jason Smith [MSFT] 2016-04-13 17:59:23 UTC
The sizes all come from the theme :/