Forum discussion tagged with 4k.
  1. ryublue

    [SOLVED] 4k gaming question

    ok so i have a RTX2080 and an old samsung 4k monitor. when i play Final Fantasy 14 i play at 1440p because i cant see a difference between 4k and 1440p. this last weekend i discovered something about my setup. its possible i have a D.port cable thats 1.2 and maybe my monitor is D.Port1.2 and the...
  2. consptheory77

    Question Portable 4K/Ultra HD disc drive - desktop or laptop playback of 4K/Ultra HD

    I have a Haswell desktop with a RX 580, ran Cyberlink's Ultra HD adviser, and my system comes up short. Apparently I need (a) Intel SGX (b) Advanced Protected A/V Path Reportedly, the LG BP60NB10 can play UHD discs, but reviewers say to do that, it needs SGX, HDMI 2.0a, and HDCP 2.2 support...
  3. A

    Question Is my CPU good enough

    Hi guys. My current set up is an i7-6700, 32gb ram, 980ti sli, 1000 PSU. I'm looking to upgrade my GPU to either an rtx 3080 or 6900 XT. My question is, if I match it all up with a high Hz 4k monitor, will I experience any bottle necking due to my CPU? Please and thankyou. Dom
  4. J

    Question Best high-end Mobos

    Will any of the high-end motherboards models of the x570 or b550 last longer than the others at 4k gaming? I'm talking about even short amounts of time.
  5. J

    Question When will the CPU become the bottleneck for 4k gaming?

    I know the gpu is the bottleneck right now but I want to get a cpu that will continue to run 4k as well and as long as possible. Is it worth it to buy the 5900x now because it will continue to run better in 4k in the future or would something like the 3600x run just as well and last just as...
  6. E

    Question quad monitor setup. three 1080p and one 4k

    I currently have a triple monitor setup and i'm planning to add a 4k monitor mainly for aesthetics and occasional 1440p gaming. will this add too much stress on my gpu? mostly it'll be used for just browsing. i have an rtx 2070super. thank you.
  7. C

    Question 4k 60 monitors on PS5

    After finally securing my ps5 I was looking to get a nice 4k monitor to pair with it. I saw the LG 27UL850-W on amazon and it looks like a very nice monitor, though I’m not sure weather to pull the trigger and buy it. If anyone has any recommendations feel free to let me know...
  8. _dawn_chorus_

    [SOLVED] OS res vs In-game res - Which am I seeing?

    -I have a 4k native tv I use as my monitor. -I have windows set to 1440p res so I can use 120hz refresh rate. Question: If I set a game to 4k then am I actually seeing 4k resolution or does the Win10 display res override that?
  9. R

    Question Stuttering and weird slow down in game - RX 6800 XT

    Dear people, I bought a RX 6800 XT to be able to play games on 4k and have fun. Now recently i have started tweaking and trying many different things to make it work after seeing others play on 4k on Youtube. Right now i am having some weird issues which i have never had before. The games i...
  10. B

    Question Which gaming monitor to buy??

    Hi everyone. I will be buying a gaming monitor veey soon and want some advice. My pc has an rtx 2060 super and I7 9700K and 32gb ddr4. I want to play on 4k, basically I want to know which monitor you all think is best, I want 32inch minimum and would like 120hz or above and gsync. Also do you...
  11. W

    Question 4K or QHD

    Hello everyone! Should I buy a 4K screen and in heavy games play on 2K (because there are still no video cards that run in 4K all heavy games above 90 FPS) or just buy a 2K screen (because I realized that if you play below the natural resolution of the screen the picture does not look good) Does...
  12. S

    [SOLVED] Can someone suggest me cheapest upgrades to help me play 4k at ultra settings

    My current specs are as follows : 550 Watt PSU i5-9400f CPU RTX 2060 S GPU 2*8 GB DDR4 RAM Samsung 4K 55 inch TV Monitor I have already spent around $1500 dollars to get this going, can afford to spend upto another $1000 to get 4K 60 FPS Gaming at Ultra
  13. M

    [SOLVED] 4k TV display

    Hi all, with the new consoles around the corner, I have started looking at upgrading my display top 4K. I have so far been gaming on a PC plugged to 1080p monitor, and have not bought a TV in over a decade. As such I would love to get some advise on what to look out for, assuming I have very...
  14. NoLongerHuman

    [SOLVED] Are there any 4K, HDR, 21:9, g-sync, 144hz monitors anywhere?

    Are there any 4K, HDR, 21:9, g-sync, 144hz monitors anywhere? Idk why I can’t find one with all of this in it it’s pretty much my dream gaming monitor but maybe I’m overlooking something?
  15. D

    [SOLVED] Displaying 1080p and 1440p content on a 4k monitor: does it look so bad?

    I am going to buy a new monitor as my old 1080p S27A950D has failed after 8 years using it. I am considering buying a 4k monitor (27" or 32"), something not high-end but "fairly decent" (such as the EW3270U or 326M6VJRMB or 27UL850 or something similar). My use will be mixed: gaming, video...
  16. L

    [SOLVED] 4K TV Recommendations

    I’m in the market for a new 4K 50-55 inch TV, and I was looking for suggestions. Ideal budget would be under $800 with a hard limit of $1000. Heard good things about TCL 635 and I’m a fan of the Roku integration. Anyone have experience with the TCL options or alternatives? Main use cases would...
  17. T

    [SOLVED] Help: laptop with HDMI 1.4 only supports 1920x1080 on LG ultrawide screens?

    For work, I have the following Dell Inspiron 5593 laptop. The configuration I have is 8GB memory, 256GB SSD, i5 CPU, Intel UHD graphics. It has a HDMI 1.4 port. There are no USB-C or DisplayPort output, only a couple regular USB 3.1 ports. At work we have two types of displays made by LG...
  18. V

    [SOLVED] Monitor Help! 1440p @165Hz & 1ms OR 4K @60Hz & 4/5ms

    Hey Guys, I am about to build myself a brand new gaming pc (super excited) just waiting for the Ampere launch and things should start to get in motion. However, not sure what to do about my monitor. I am aiming to get a 3080 so am definitely looking at upgrading from my current 1080p 144hz...
  19. Playerrpj

    [SOLVED] Low temps

    ok, I don't know why but gpu and cpu rarely over 55°c. Not that the pc is slow but could do better at certain games and when it comes to rendering video. Gpu will start my screen at 480p and when I log in will go to 4k. I have tried after burner and kombuster but just crashes before it would go...
  20. L

    [SOLVED] Help! Monitor stuck at 4k@28HZ

    So for some background info, my monitor is the LG 27ul600 which obviously isn't the issue and I'm using the cable that came from the box which supports 4k@60HZ so it's clearly an issue with my laptop. I've been using my laptops HDMI port to connect the two but I now suspect it's limited to 1.4...