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What's the primary resolution/refresh rate you're gaming at (2021)?

What's the primary resolution/refresh rate are you gaming at?

  • Below 1080p

    Votes: 4 2.3%
  • 1080p

    Votes: 24 13.8%
  • 1080p above 75Hz

    Votes: 18 10.3%
  • 1440p

    Votes: 19 10.9%
  • 1440p above 75Hz

    Votes: 61 35.1%
  • 4K

    Votes: 14 8.0%
  • 4K above 75Hz

    Votes: 6 3.4%
  • UltraWide/2 displays

    Votes: 1 0.6%
  • UltraWide/2 displays above 75Hz

    Votes: 16 9.2%
  • Any other resolution/frequency - please leave a comment

    Votes: 11 6.3%

  • Total voters
    174
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With most reviews and reviewers obsessed with 4K high refresh rate gaming I wonder what's the situation among the active TPU forums participants.

The poll is anonymous, so your choice will be hidden.
 

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With most reviews and reviewers obsessed with 4K high refresh rate gaming I wonder what's the situation among the active TPU forums participants.

I don't know why reviewers do that. 4K is still only a little over 2% adoption rate according to the Steam Hardware Survey. A few sites are already putting up articles about 8K. That has the same number of pixels as 16 1080p monitors.
 
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Here's a vote for any other (1200p master race).

On a serious note tough, μLED can't come soon enough as far as I'm concerned. Too many compromises for my taste with current era LCD panels.
 
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3440x1440 100Hz here.

I'd love a 32:9 display, so hopefully, they come down in price eventually.
 
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1080p60 for now, 4k60 in the future. 2160x1600 @ 90Hz on VR (Rift CV1).

I do have two displays but I play only with one.
 
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I don't know why reviewers do that. 4K is still only a little over 2% adoption rate according to the Steam Hardware Survey. A few sites are already putting up articles about 8K. That has the same number of pixels as 16 1080p monitors.
8K resolution seems rather pointless for everyone except the (medical) professionals because most people can't even see individual pixels at 32" 4K already at a normal distance (>40cm).
 
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1440p, able to OC to 165Hz with a button, but have it at 144Hz G-Sync for now while gaming. (desktop at 120Hz)
 

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I don't know why reviewers do that. 4K is still only a little over 2% adoption rate according to the Steam Hardware Survey. A few sites are already putting up articles about 8K. That has the same number of pixels as 16 1080p monitors.
It's called marketing. Pushing people to buy things they don't actually need or will use at it's full potential at the time of release. The early adopters become the beta testers.

The same thing happened when LCD/Plasma TVs at 1080p were being marketed when most networks were broadcasting at 480p and some at 720p.
 

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4K 240Hz with no dropped frames on the latest games like CoD:MW and Cyberpunk 2077 using my RTX 2080 SUPER and 2700K. :rockout:
 

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Why did you vote "Other" when there's an option "4K above 75Hz" specifically for your case? ;-)
Votes are anonymous. How do you know I even voted?
 
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4K @120hz. Granted, sync brings it down to lower than that more often than not, but it's what I run.
 
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1080p/60 :laugh:

That will change when I can change my hardware :)

Still looks pretty sweet though..
 

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With most reviews and reviewers obsessed with 4K high refresh rate gaming I wonder what's the situation among the active TPU forums participants.

The poll is anonymous, so your choice will be hidden.


Even if i was interested in 4k, it be pointless as i am not willing to pay the crazy prices for a GPU.
 
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Even if i was interested in 4k, it be pointless as i am not willing to pay the crazy prices for a GPU.

That's the real reason that gamers won't go 4K and what has kept me on 1440p. Having to buy high end GPUs frequently.
 
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4K120hz OLED TV, this is the way. Even the best 1440p UltraWide screen doesn't hold a candle to the 4K120hz LG OLED TV.
 
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2560x1440p @ 144Hz, both at work and at home. It is the sweet spot for my 1080Ti.
 
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LG CX48, so 3840x2160 @ 120Hz, but I've set a custom res of 3840x1620@120Hz since I prefer 21:9 and it gives me a bit of a boost in FPS in games compared to full 4K.
 
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call me old fashioned but im still on 1080p, ive 4k 90hz if i want it but feel no need im mean im 57 and dont have 4k eyes :) .
 
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