Forum discussion tagged with HDR.
  1. Z

    Question ASUS TUF Gaming vs Philips (Please Help me)

    Hey guys, I have finally made my decision to go for a 4k monitor as I am not some hardcore gamer so higher refresh rate does not matter to me. But I just need this last opinion of you lot and then I will proceed with buying it and will also post pictures here and will give review. I have two...
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    Question 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...
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    Question GPU high idle clocks

    Hi everyone, I got a new monitor a couple days ago (Pixio PX7 Prime), and I am loving it. However, I'm having an issue with the idle clock of my GPU (Asus Strix GTX 1080) when HDR is enabled in windows. If HDR is disabled then the GPU will go back down to 135 MHz at idle and stay there, but...
  4. 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...
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    Question can you take 3840 x 2160 hdr and a non hdr same res and use them??

    what I mean is if I went and bought a tv or monitor with HDR can I run both without issues or will there be issues because the second monitor does not have HDR?
  7. hotfusion

    Question Xiaomi TV not true 4k panel?

    Hi, I recently bought a Xiaomi Mi TV 55 inch, 4k HDR. I don't connect it to anything but a local cable provider. So, since it's a smart TV, I tried watching an Youtube 4k sample video, and it wasn't as sharp as I expected it to be honestly. I could clearly see the individual pixels on the video...
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    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?
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    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.
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    Question Black artifacts on HDR display.

    I just bought the brand new dell xps 9300 with the 4k UHD+ HDR display option. When I tried to consume some beautiful HDR content, i realized there were these weird black artifacts showing up in random areas of the image. I don't know what this could be caused by. The laptop is plugged in and...
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    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...
  13. sargentchimera

    Question 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...
  14. 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...
  15. 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...
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    Question Need 4KTV Recommendations

    I will possibly buy a new 4KTV this upcoming Black Friday or Cyber Monday. However, I am not a TV expert. Although my intention is to look at TVs in person before making a decision, I would appreciate recommendations on TV models. The only brand I am ruling out is Samsung due to past issues...
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    Question Need help choosing 4k HDR monitor (limited to bestbuy.ca)

    Hello everyone! As stated in the title I need help choosing the best possible 4k monitor and im limited to Bestbuy.ca (because my sister is going to finance a monitor for me using her account). My budget being aprox $700-$800, and up to 1000ish if the monitor recommended is desirable enough...
  18. [SOLVED] HDR(Play HDR games and apps) keeps toggling off

    Unable to turn on HDR tried with 2160 and 1080 on both 60hz and 30hz it keeps toggling back off instantly. Windows 10 Build 1903(18362.449) Display- TCL iFFALCON 55K2A(I can play HDR10 videos via pendrive directly on the TV and it looks great) PC(RX580 Red Devil Golden Sample 8GB) to Display(TCL...
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    [SOLVED] Looking for a display

    Hello, I am currently in the market for a new monitor but after doing some research, it is proving more difficult than anticipated. Preferably I would like a monitor with the following features: I have an Asus Nvidia RTX 2070 super graphics card so one that is g-sync compatible 100-144hz...
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    [SOLVED] HDR supporting media player

    Are there any media players in Android which support HDR content? Does the VLC media player app support it??