So the resolution for 2012 Revit is 1,680 x 1,050 monitor with true color, according to the system requirements on the product page.
Is that a REQUIREMENT? Can I use a monitor with a smaller screen resolution? If so, what will I be sacrificing?
Thank you so much.
You can technically use a display with a lower resolution but it will collapse some tools and some larger menus may not display as desired. For example, the tools may appear similar to the image below in a collapsed state or with smaller icons:
The recommendation was the resolution the application was built around as a best starting point.