Forum discussion tagged with 4k.
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    Question Banding on blu rays with Sony STR DH590

    I was given a Sony STR DH590 receiver several months ago, and just recently upgraded my projector and blu ray player to 4K. I am noticing severe banding when playing 4K HDR blu rays through the receiver. I know it is the receiver, because when I plugged the projector directly to the blu ray...
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    Question My love hate relationship with 4k :(

    I have a home HTPC for my QLED 4k TV. The HTPC has a GTX 1050 graphics card. Some 4k blueray movies looks really amazing and some looks grainy. Some Youtube 4k clips are also really amazing. It seems that the older movies usually have grains. I hate the grains - The 1080p version of the same...
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    Question resolution or refresh rate?

    Heyo. I am sitting here by my pc and are currently going mad at my monitor. This is mostly due to the fact that the one I am dealing with at the moment is horrible. The screen is way to big for starters and the resolution on it is really wierd. (1768 x 992). Anyway, now I am looking at buying...
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    [SOLVED] Xbox One S 4K Issue

    Hi guys, I've looked around but haven't been able to find much on my specific issue. So my Xbox One S says my TV supports 4K UHD(60Hz). It also says "Your TV supports HDR10 video". But if I look down further, under "Playing Games" it states "Your TV setup does not support 4K 10-bit at 60Hz" &...
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    Question Setting 4K laptop display to 1080p

    Does setting a 4k laptop display to 1080p help with battery life and when the 4k screen downscales to 1080p, how does the screen quality compare to a native 1080p screen? When I downscaled my 4k screen to 1080p it looked like things were slightly blurrier which seems to make sense considering...
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    Question I just want to run 4K on a monitor using AMD FX Processors and RX 460 Video Cards... but I get mixed results! Help! Not a Gamer, just a regular guy!

    Run AMD FX in 970 Chipsets... and RX 460 Video Graphics. Seems I get mixed results with very similar towers. Worst seem to come trying to watch 4K content on 1080P monitors. 2.7K monitors do better, but not consistently. HELP! How is it my FX-6100 suddenly worked GREAT attached to a...
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    Question Monitor for Adobe & YouTube

    Hey! I'm a novice, I am between eitehr the sony a6400 and the a7iii. I'm leaning a6400 for price. It shoots 1080 at 120p. Do I need a monitor that has a 120p refresh rate to take advantage of this? Does the monitor need to be 4k to edit 4k video? Any monitor suggestions? I'll be using adobe...
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    Question Any 4k + 60FPS outdoor home security cameras available on the market today?

    Hello, I am shopping for 4k home security cameras and I want one for outdoors which has a resolution of 4k along with 60fps. I have seen a lot of 4k and 30FPS cameras online but I am NOT looking for 30FPS. Anyone know any 4k AND 60FPS home security cameras?
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    Discussion watch 3D, 4K, and Blu-ray Movies

    Can Palit 1050ti 4GB let me watch 3D, 4K, and Blu-ray Movies on my i7-8700 16GB RAM PC?
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    Question Cant increase screen resolution above 1080p on a 4k display?

    The past couple days I've been having a very strange problem. If I try to set the settings above 1080p in a pc game the screen will turn black and not display anything. I tried adjusting the desktop display resolution and if I try to set it above 1080p it will automatically revert back to 1080...
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    Question DSR Issue in TF2

    Hello, I am having an unusual bug with DSR. I have an Overclocked Ryzen 3 1200, Overclocked GTX 1050, and 60hz 1080p monitor. I love the free game Team Fortress 2. My system is powerful enough to run this 12-year-old game with 4x DSR as I get well over 120fps at 1080p max settings normally. I...
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    Question ULTRAWIDE MONITOR (3840x1600) - LAG

    Hey people! I hope everyone is doing well! :) So, recently I upgraded to a new Ultrawide Monitor (the HP Z38C) with a resolution of 3840x1600. The old one is a 24" ASUS 1080p. So after upgrading, I noticed there's some kind of lag when I use it. The settings on Windows and Nvidia Control Panel...
  13. LordMikeus

    [SOLVED] 4K System Requirements

    I'm currently working on improving my setup for gaming and the next step I'm looking at is a monitor. I'm not all that knowledgeable but really I'd like to play 4K at least at 60fps, preferably more. I'm already planning to upgrade my motherboard, cpu and cpu cooler to handle ray tracing in the...
  14. Review HP Omen X 65 Emperium Monitor Review: 65 Inches of Gaming Greatness

    In the world of premium gaming monitors, it doesn’t get bigger, better, or pricier than HP's 4K Omen X 65 Emperium, with HDR, G-Sync, 144Hz, and killer audio. Read more here. CHRISTIAN EBERLE @ceberle Christian Eberle is a Contributing Editor for Tom's Hardware US. He's a veteran reviewer of...
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    Question does this laptop support 4k playback?

    hi, i want to buy a new laptop and im interested with Lenovo Ideapad 330. before i buy this laptop i would like to ask, does this laptop support .mkv 4k playback? i want to play 4k movies from my laptop to my 4k tv via hdmi. does this laptop support high bitrate hevc 4k movies .mkv? this is the...
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    Question Problem with HDMI connection

    I recently bought Philips 43pus6262/12 4k smart tv, and i'm using it as a second monitor. The tv is connected to my Geforce GTX 1080 founders edition via HDMI. My monitor resolution is 1920x1080, and tv is on 4k. The problem occurs when i try to play movies from my pc. It looks like i'm losing...
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    Question CPU compatibility with ram

    Dear Fellows hope you all are great So after trying to research this on google i am still confused maybe i am new to computers thats why My question is i have i7 8700k with asus rog z390h mobo which supports XMP can i put 3200 Mhz ram something like tridentz corsair or hyperfuryx also in order...
  18. Johnny5

    $5,000 Ultimate Everything RGB Build - Best PC Builds 2019

    Vote now for the Best PC Build under $5,000! Here are the final five: The Lord of the Rings by LukeSavenije The Lightning and the Thunder by Anort3 Duke Puke'em by Lutfij The Magpie Special by ScrewySqrl Northern Lights by Zenden Welcome to the Spring 2019 Best PC Builds Competition! For...
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    Question Strange boot problem with non os drive- and it's clone.

    All of a sudden my PC would not boot after a restart, not even to BIOS ( sometimes I do have to reset the hdd boot order) After unplugging all usb's other than input, a started to unplug SATA's cables. Box has 6 drives, when drive that carries mostly apps it attached I get the no boot. Drive...
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    Question RAM with no manufacturer or part number

    I recently received and installed memory that was advertised as Hynix IC 8GB DDR4 2400MHz PC4-19200 Unbuffered Non-ECC 1.2V CL17 1Rx8 Single Rank 288 Pin UDIMM Desktop Memory RAM Module Upgrade (Single Rank 8GB). Although it is working correctly, neither CPU-Z nor Speccy can identify its...