Forum discussion tagged with HDR.
  1. SublimeOrange

    Question COD: Modern Warfare/Warzone HDR (Display) Problem - too dark!

    Hi all, Recently after an update I opened my game to find that it was incredibly dark - like if your display brightness was on 1% and I have to get right up close to my monitor to see anything. I determined that the only fix was to switch off the HDR option in the game menu, and this returned...
  2. Lefteris Fousteris

    Question Cant enable HDR and G-Sync on GTX 980

    I have an MSI Geforce GTX 980 Gaming 4G and MSI Optix MAG251RX monitor running latest Windows 10 Pro 64bit and latest Nvidia Geforce driver version. I can enable HDR when running on DP to HDMI (60hz) adapter cable (detected as running on HDMI) but not on DP 1.4 to DP 1.4 HBR3 (240hz) Cable (Yes...
  3. P

    Question why HDR in windows 10 have washed out colors

    i tried a lot of tweaks but hdr in windows is just broken, it makes colors washed and games look much worse. Also i've seen ubisoft games(far cry 5 and division 2) have a much better hdr implementation than the other games i've tested in hdr like anthem, rdr2 , cyberpunk, anthem. To make the...
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    Question Trying to pick between 2 for a second monitor (4K) but slightly confused and need help/opinions

    After many hours of research (couple months) , I have concluded to IPS monitors because I want to see what the hype is about and I already have a c32hg70 which is a VA panel with HDR 600 and I want to see the viewing angles. (Prices and Monitors) I've picked out the Dell S2721QS...
  5. N

    Question Flickering with HDR enabled

    With HDR enabled on windows 10 the screen flickers slightly. It's hard to tell but it seems like a copy of the screen that flashes up for a micro second slightly off centre. Has anyone ever had this problem and found a fix please.
  6. X

    Question Does hdmi 2.0 support 1440p, 144hz, and SMPTE 2084 or is my monitor lying to me.

    I'm pretty upset at myself right now. For background, I've run my Pixio 276h through a display port for its entire lifespan. I recently tried to enable hdr in windows display settings as I didn't have the option to enable hdr while in-game. I did a little research and came to the conclusion...
  7. 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?
  8. JDaniel_

    [SOLVED] 4k@120hz + HDR in Nvidia 2060 Super

    Hi!, As you probably know, all of the Nvidia Graphic Card mount currently mount a 2.0b hdmi output. That's is not enough to get 4k@120hz + HDR4k@120hz + HDR in my LG CX but I have seen some solutions linked to the chroma subsampling, reducing the 4:4:4 to 4:2:2 or 4:2:0. I would test it by...
  9. Gli1tchy

    [SOLVED] Should i upgrade my video editing monitor? And what is a good choice?

    I am thinking about swapping out my Untrawide for dual 27in or 32in monitors but im not sure if its worth it. I do 1080p video editing, 2D/3D animation, and 3D terrain modeling. Basically all of my videos are 1080p so 4K isnt necessary. I currently have an Acer Predator X34 pbmiphzx Newegg...
  10. Pijmzhchus


    I have Q70R 55inch TV. I want to know how does the HDR compares to an LG OLED. I watched some HDR videos on built-in YouTube app and saw small changes, but nothing dramatic. Also played couple of HDR games and same story. Anyone here who saw both QLED and OLED HDR? Am I missing out on much...
  11. T

    [SOLVED] Acer KG281K ---- HDR not showing in settings on Windows 10

    So recently purchased an Acer KG281K via HDMI Cable windows shows HDR settings and the monitor allows me to put it into an HDR mode. When connected via Displayport HDR disappears and the HDR setting in the monitors OSD becomes Greyed out and stuck on OFF. I understand it could be an issue with...
  12. Zaporro

    [SOLVED] Lenovo Legion Y540-15 (GTX1660ti or RTX2060 variant) does it support external HDR displays.

    Hello, have anyone been able to hook up external HDR display to Lenovo Legion Y540 15" (GTX1660ti variant, i7 specifically) either using the Display Port or HDMI connector and have it work in HDR mode? (https://www.windowscentral.com/how-enable-hdr-settings-windows-10) Can't find any information...
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    [SOLVED] Are dark areas of games too dark a monitor's fault or games themselves?

    My monitor is the Acer Nitro XV273K which has an IPS panel and it's paired with an RTX 2080 Ti My monitor's brightness, contrast and all settings are by default and the settings in the NVIDIA Control Panel too. I have no HDR enabled For surfing the web, watching videos and everything it's all...
  14. M

    Question VA+HDR or IPS

    While the common thought is IPS panels are superior than VA and TN panels at producing color and overall image quality with the exception of contrast compared to VA, how would a VA panel with HDR compare to an IPS panel without?
  15. L

    Question LG OLED TV - HDR Effect Issue

    Hello all. I have both my Windows 10 PC and my PS4 hooked up to my LG OLED TV via certified HDMI. When viewing my PS4, my TV picture setting uses ‘HDR Effect’ mode, which is the correct mode. However, when I’m viewing my PC input, it shows it as ‘Standard’ mode without ‘HDR Effect’ mode being...
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    Question HDR disable for desktop only?

    Hello, I am wondering if there is a way in Windows 10 to enable HDR for games only and have it disabled for the desktop only. I am asking because I have my PC hooked up to my tv and would like to prolong the life a bit by doing this as I do not need HDR for internet browsing or work. Thank you.
  17. L

    Question Need nerd help with monitor issues

    I have a Toshiba 55SK8000PUA as my main monitor and a Samsung S32D850 as my secondary. The Toshiba is HDR and the Samsung is not. I have HDR enabled on the Toshiba (also enabled via windows) and it works fine. However, there are occasional problems. For example, when I have HDR enable on my...
  18. sargentchimera

    [SOLVED] HDR issues / Constant Black Flickering while PC gaming

    I have an LG E8 TV and it is great, no issues streaming in HDR, but HDR PC gaming is a mess. With HDR on every few seconds the screen flickers black. I have noticed that when it does flicker, the TV shows it is switching between HDR and SDR, and this flickering can last 5-30 seconds with as...
  19. Z

    Question HDR causing explorer.exe to have high CPU usage

    So I recently bought a 2k, 144hz, HDR monitor to have as my main monitor, and it seems that whenever i have HDR enabled, after a period of time, maybe 5 minutes, explorer.exe goes from usual CPU usage around 1% to having 20% give or take some. After disabling HDR after around 5 minutes...
  20. Dazinek

    [SOLVED] Nvidia and 4k HDR TV

    Hey all, Want to understand this fully and get this figured out.. I am wanting the best possible picture out of my 4k tv (Samsung 55in MU8000), Supports up to 10bit and has HDR. In nvidia settings when I am at the color settings what exactly do I set everything at? RGB then full output...