Questions tagged [5k]

5K resolution is horizontal resolution of about 5,000 pixels. The most common 5K resolution is 5120 × 2880, which has an aspect ratio of 16:9 and is about 14.7 million pixels (just over seven times as many pixels as 1080p Full HD).

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LG UltraFine 5K firmware update

I have an LG Ultrafine 5K (27MD5KA-B) monitor. I finally wanted to fix the volume issue and just found out that there should be a firmware update that is supposed to be installed through the LG Screen ...
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How to turn off retina resolution in iMac 5k?

I've started using many charts softwares recently. I open 5 charts at a time and my iMac 5k gets laggy whenever I do that. I checked with iStat Menus and it looks like my video card's ram is almost ...
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No dual brightness control - 2017 MacBook Pro and dual LG UltraFine 5K Display

TL;DR Both 'dual' controls show in OS for brightness, but they both only ever control one of the two monitors. Basic Summary When I plug in dual thunderbolt displays, everything appears okay until ...
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5K external screen with 2015 15 inch retina MBP with Intel Iris Pro graphics

Has anyone tried whether Intel Iris Pro found in 2015 retina MBP is powerful enough to drive single 5K screen like Dell UltraSharp UP2715K or Iiyama ProLite XB2779QQS or Philips 275P4VYKEB or HP Z27q? ...
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Display Performance with two external 4K screens

Right now I am running two external 4K Displays (Dell) on a Dell XPS 15 Notebook with an UHD-Display (Geforce GT 750 M) on Ubuntu Linux. It feels a little bit slow. What can I expect if I switch over ...
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How to go higher DPI by lowering 5k iMac's resolution?

I started using 1440x810 or 1280x720 resolutions on my 5k iMac. I somewhat expected better quality because I thought it would be 2x Retina. It looks like that is not the case. I would like to know.....
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Running LG UltraFine 5k with additional low DPI screens

I have the following hardware: 2018 MacBook Pro 13'' LG UltraFine 5k 2 x ThinkVision 1920x1200 Ideally, I would like to connect these 3 screens to my MacBook Pro. I connected the LG UltraFine 5k on ...
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memory footprint of 4k monitor on 2018 13" Iris 655

I'm thinking of getting a 2018 MBP 13" to connect two 4k displays simultaneously. I assume that once that happens, the system memory footprint is going to increase in order to buffer these displays, ...
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MacBook Pro 2018 & LG UltraFine 5K Display Power Comsumption

I'm looking to purchase a new MacBook Pro and a monitor, and I'm currently looking at the 15" MacBook Pro (2018) with the LG UltraFine 5K Display. I'm fully aware that the MacBook Pro and the LG ...
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5K Display (only one) and MacBook Pro mid-2015 DG Radeon 370x

Which 5k displays supports by my MacBook Pro mid-2015 with Radeon M370x and how it's done? Is some one saw articles or tests about MBP 2015 and 5k displays? Right now I'm replacing my two old fullHD ...
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Any way to get 5K with 2014 MacBook Pro?

I got a Planar IX2790 5K monitor connected to my Mid 2014 MacBook Pro with Thunderbolt (Mini DP) to DisplayPort cable. Only getting 4K. Too late, I noticed the fine print: Mac: DP Support up to ...
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2009 Mac Pro with 2018 LG 5K Display?

I have a 2009 Mac Pro (flashed to 5,1) with a Sapphire Radeon Pulse RX 580 8GB GPU I acquired to support Mojave. The configuration has been happily stable since late 2018 and performed as expected ...