Forum discussion tagged with resolution.
  1. W

    Question Pc stuck in 800x600

    I posted this in the GPU forum because I think I have narrowed it down to a GPU problem. I rebuilt my pc with some new parts (most notably a new RTX 3060) yesterday, and last night it worked perfectly fine, everything as expected. I went through the process of updating windows and my NVIDIA...
  2. NovaInfernus

    Question Can I force a game to run in 720p while still having it cover my entire screen?

    Changing resolution makes the game smaller which I don't want. I wan't the game to cover the entire screen but run in 720p instead of 1080p for better performance.
  3. E

    Discussion I want buy a 4k monitor for my pc help me?

    I currently got upgraded from 1070 ti to RTX 4080 for my build which perfectly working, this is my current Build and I am considering 4k in case I want to play some games in 4k and 144hz refresh rate in case I want more fps and I feel 144hz is perfect refresh for that, one thing my friend told...
  4. Unknown638

    Question Better hardware specs but worse image quality on same external screen (Gaming Laptops)

    Hello, i owned a razer Blade 14 (2021) with ryzen 9 5900hx and rtx 3070 and now have a asus tuf gaming a17 (2022) with ryzen 7 6800h and rtx 3070. Theoretically the asus is better, i also have more fps. Also here a comparsion Razer Blade 14 (2021) vs Asus TUF Gaming A17 (2022): which is...
  5. M

    Question will 1080p look fine on 1440p laptop

    so i have a 1440p monitor and when changing resolution down to 1080p it looks really bad and blurry at full screen but my question is would that be the same for 1440p laptop when changing resolution down to 1080 or would it just look like having a 1080p laptop with no blur
  6. Jonesy95

    Question Desktop no longer fits my screen

    Hi all, Have just noticed that my desktop no longer fits my monitor. I have a black bar going up the left, right and top of my screen. Have tried to resize it to fit the screen but Nvidia control panel says that it’s running at 1440p and therefore won’t allow me to. Bottom of the screen lines...
  7. D

    Question New graphics cards and resolution

    Hey everyone I come to you on the eve of the Nvidia 4000 series launch with a question about performance vs screen resolution. I know from the reviews today that the 4090 becomes less bottlenecked by cpu performance at higher resolutions such as 4K. At 1440p the processor that I am most...
  8. jeppe1996

    [SOLVED] Problems mixing diffrent resolutions

    So i have had this 34" Ultrawide monitor (3440 x 1440 for a while now and it works great! I however decided to upgrade my setup and get a secondary monitor. This time a 27" 4K monitor (because i do a bit of coding on the side). Prior to buying the new monitor i watched a video with a guy...
  9. LORYT699

    [SOLVED] native 1080p vs 1080p from a 2k panel ?

    Hi, Fast and probably stupid question for a lot of the readers. Does a 1080p resolution from a 2k panel(full screen) look better then a 1080p from a 1080p panel? The inch are the same(arround 30 for example). For make you understand better pov: you are playing a competitive game in full screen...
  10. Mark101071

    Question Problems when display resolution is set lower than native ?

    Hello! I have the "Samsung G7 Odyssey" Gaming Monitor "2560x1440" @240hz Playing on the native resolution is completely fine and works a charm, however I do enjoy playing the more competitive games at a lower resolution such as "1280x960" but this gives me problems, on other monitors/previous...
  11. vikaskumar2299

    [SOLVED] Why games are scaling widescreen even if laptop screen resolution is 4:3?

    I have a potato laptop with Intel UHD 620 graphics and a 940MX GPU. So if you know, you don't have NVIDIA scaling options in the NVIDIA control panel when you are not using any external monitor. It shows only a limited options. So I can control scaling using Intel GPU settings only. I tried...
  12. Mavielor

    [SOLVED] Weird text and Icons after changing resolution

    Hello everyone. So last week I tried changing resolutions on my Nvidia graphics card through their app but it seems it messed up something with my windows since im getting these weird letters and the icons and letters that are supposed to be round have now square edges on them and its really...
  13. L

    Question Which resolution should i run Uncharted in on a ps5 connected to a 1440p monitor for best image quality?

    Hey People, could you please help answer a question of mine? I own a 1440p lg 27gl850 monitor with 4K downscaled to 1440p support, and i own a ps5. I upgraded uncharted to the ps5 version and i am questioning if there really is a real difference between running the game in fidelity mode or...
  14. L

    [SOLVED] My friend is claiming he overclocked the resolution of his monitor past its physical limits

    He has a 1600x900p monitor, and claims hes "overclocked" it to 1080p, his computer thinks its a 1080p screen and hes CLAIMING it looks the same as his 1080p monitor. Im trying to talk him out of this non-sense but he wont listen so ive went to here to try and set him straight so please tell...
  15. MeesterYellow

    Question Red Dead Redemption 2 Not Changing System Resolution

    When changing resolution in full screen, the game doesn't adjust the system's resolution to match the game's so it doesn't fill the screen. Does anyone know how to fix this without changing the resolution manually? Specs: MSI Gaming Z 1070 core clock i7 6800k - no OC Corsair Vengeance LPX...
  16. Souf

    Question Strange issue with Europa Universalis 4 on Steam ?

    Specs are 5900x 3080ti 32gb 3200mhz ram M.2 Sn850 SSD with 650gb spare 1000w evga supernova PSU Asus x570 e gaming Windows 10 So I've had my build for around 2 months now. I've been gaming sporadically whenever I have time. Mainly playing Arma 3, Warzone and Forza horizon 5. I've got a decent...
  17. M

    [SOLVED] Black screen when starting up a game.

    For the past 3 weeks now when ever I start up a game the screen turns black, this never used to happen before, its all most like when the pc change's the resolution it fails to display the correct resolution and instead just display's a black screen. now the monitor doesn't turn off, the monitor...
  18. P

    [SOLVED] Low Hz and Resolution on Boot Up

    This problem started a few months ago. My GPU is an RTX 2080 XC ULTRA, and my monitor is a BenQ XL2420TE (1080p, 144hz). A few months ago, my computer crashed, where the monitor turned off, but it sounded like the audio was still going (through the headphones), and it wouldn’t respond to me...
  19. D

    Question Will Virtual/Dynamic Super Resolution work for me?

    I need to get a budget-ish laptop for doing web design. I'm used to 2k desktop monitors and could really use a 2k on laptop for the extra workspace, but they don't fit into the 'budget' category. I was looking at something like ASUS VivoBook M513UA which is Full HD. It's a Ryzen laptop, so I...
  20. A

    Question Wrong monitor resolution in Valorant ?

    Laptop : Acer a515-51g Graphics card: Nvidia Mx150 (471.96 driver version) Integrated graphics: Intel(R) UHD Graphics 620 ( I bought an external monitor few months back (Acer vg240ys - upto 165 hz amazon link for specs). The monitor has two hdmi 2.0 ports and 1 dp port. My laptop...
  21. Raikko Kiminen

    [SOLVED] Is there a way to change 16:9 to 21:9?

    Hello, I recently came across "Linus Tech Tips" video in which they used a 16:9 monitor and somehow created a widescreen effect 21:9 by adding black bars top and bottom. Is that possible to do on any 16:9 monitor somewhere in settings (system or game) and how to do it? I understand the screen...
  22. Z

    [SOLVED] 1080p 144hz or 1440p 60hz or both for dual monitors?

    I'm going into CS for university and wanted to set up dual monitors, but I'm having trouble finding the right pair. Some stuff to let you guys know: I'm planning on playing games that range from intensive games like Warzone to light games like Valorant. Also, with the expensive GPU's because of...
  23. I

    [SOLVED] My Moniter has 3k Quality?

    This is my Monitor This is the 3k quality View: I don't ever recal installing a program that forces high resolution, or any resolution modifier in the matter, but for some reason the...
  24. I

    Question Is it possible to downgrade Screen? Yoga 720 15lkb

    Hello guys, here I have a strange request. Here is the condition: I get a 4K version of Lenovo Yoga 720-15lkb with 4k UHD screen for 3 months. Originally I was planning to use it for light gaming, but 4k UHD resolution does many problems on my (not well considered) plan. Now the screen shows a...
  25. KaylaJane

    [SOLVED] Help understanding the limits of my screens resolution

    Hello to everyone, I hope you are all well, free from any strong consequence from this pandemics situation. I have a second screen which is a SHARP TV MODEL LC-60UQ17U, Which if I understand correctly withstands 4K resolution @120-240Hz, as I can see this on the menu: Connected to it, I...
  26. G

    Question Monitor native resolution issue

    I just found out that playing in a res lower than native highly affects graphics ,so when I tried to change it to native ,it didn't show up on win10 settings ,and when I try to I install driver of monitor(dell e1914h)it says monitor connected is "AGO plug and play"and drivers found"e1914h"...
  27. T

    Question How to exceed max resolution?

    Hi. Is there a way to exceed my old's lcd screen 1280 x 1025 max resolution, on windows 10 - 64 bit? Nothing extreme but I would like to go for a 4:3 1440 x 1080 (or around that area) for a particular program that needs it to work properly. I know more modern screens are cheap and mine is...
  28. Avik Basu

    [SOLVED] Can a monitor show more resolution than its limit?

    It's a weird question, I know. I have a Dell IN2020M monitor and ever since I bought it I had connected it to my GPU using VGA through a VGA-to-DVI converter that I had gotten with an XFX GPU. The monitor's specs show that its maximum resolution is 1600x900. Now, yesterday I bought a VGA-to-HDMI...
  29. G

    Question QHD & FHD in duplicate mode?

    Hi! I have 2 1080p monitors in duplicate mode. I want to replace one of the two with a new 1440p monitor but keep them in duplicate mode. Will it work, or it will downscale the 1440p scale monitor to 1080p?
  30. K

    [SOLVED] Upgrading Monitor

    Hello, I am currently debating if I should upgrade my monitor setup to feature two 1440p monitors. In my current setup I would be replacing the 1080p S271HL Dbid with or Thermaltake Core V71 Extreme Full Tower...
  31. corvusdominus

    [SOLVED] 1440 - 27 or 32" Monitor

    After some research on monitors I still need help coming to a conclusion (or choice) on purchasing a 27 or 32" monitor, both are 1440. Pixel density is greater on a 27 vs. a 32", and I want to know if a 27 would be easier for text or the larger would partly be the same regarding noticing the...
  32. VulpHex

    [SOLVED] Jumping from 1366x768 to 1920x1080 monitor, GTX 1070 performance

    Hi, Im currently using a 1366x768 monitor usually playing most games on ultra or custom high presets achieving 60fps ( 60hz ) on AAA games. I was thinking of buying a new monitor and got worried about the performance loss and FPS penalty of using a higher resolution monitor. I know PPI is...
  33. _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?
  34. pmz94

    Discussion 1080p is obsolete?

    Most people do gaming at 1080p, also Steam surveys confirms that 65% of gamers do it on 1080p. But marketing says 1080p is not mainstream anymore because nowdays there's 1440p and 4K as the new standard. Even new hardware, new games (especially AAA), benchmarks, and reviews focuses a little bit...
  35. B

    [SOLVED] 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...
  36. V

    [SOLVED] MSI BIOS Resolution Incorrect with DisplayPort

    I have an MSI Meg X570 Unify Motherboard and an NVIDIA 2080Ti GPU. I have two monitors that only take HDMI input, so I bought 2 DisplayPort->HDMI cables. However in BIOS, the resolution is way too low, causing it to be unusable (text is randomly placed all over on top of other text, buttons...
  37. L

    Question BIZARRE - 3090 - Stuttering / hitching at lower resolutions but fine at higher resolutions. plz halp.

    So I had 2080 and I'm fortunate (/ silly enough) to have upgraded to a 3090. I've noticed a very odd thing happening when playing nearly all games at high (144) fps: Shadow of Tomb Raider & Forza Horizon 4 to name a couple: The amount of stuttering which was noticeable with my 2080 has actually...
  38. D

    [SOLVED] Cant display 4k 60hz

    Here is the hardware I am using: TCL 43DP628 43-Inch 4K EVGA 1080ti AmazonBasics High-Speed HDMI 2.0 Cable 7.5M I have been through both EVGA's specification as well as TCL's to confirm that they are both using HDMI 2.0/B and I am using the latest NVIDIA drivers. I know a 7.5m isn't ideal but I...
  39. 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...
  40. painnncsgo

    Question i cant change my resolution to 1080x1920

    i cant change my res above 1650x1050 i want to keep my res at 1080x1920 on desktop i just bought this pc installed drivers all of it chipsets stuff but still i cant go above 1650x1050 on the side it says (recommended) plz help <3