Anyone is welcome to seek the input of our helpful community as they piece together their desktop. Not at all. 1080p horizontally represents 1,920 pixels displayed across a screen and 1,080 pixels vertically below a screen. IMHO I think anything under 32″ is actually too small for 4K (to actually run at 4k resolution). Try it right now with one of your other monitor and reduce resolution down to 2/3 of whatever the native is. 1080pis known as a Full HD, FHD, and BT.709 and contains 1920 x 1080 pixels making for a total of 2,073,600 pixels (2M Pixels). I dunno about other games but i set my 1440p monitor to 1080p on a game out of curiosity, everything looked slightly bigger than normal, but fine since most everything is just icons and arts, but doing 1080p on a 1440p monitor in normal use (i.e. Does 1080p content look worse on a 4K monitor? But I'd suggest running everything at native resolution and adjusting other parameters. But, 1440P 144Hz monitors are actually more taxing for a system to run (at least, at framerates that can utilize the higher refresh rate) than a 4K 60Hz monitor is to run. HylianKnight1: 43: 11/30 9:20AM: Why do youtube vids at 1080p look better than gameplay at 1080p on my monitor? Looks like you're using new Reddit on an old browser. I also hear people complain about 1080p on a 27’ monitor which I’m also concerned about. Interesting. gnerally speaking you will get a better image from decreasing graphics settings than decreasing resolution. Ampere supports integer scaling, so a 1080P resolution on a 4K screen will look like native 1080P rather than upscaled 1080P. Hello guys, i have a 1440p monitor and my PS5 is due to arrive in 5 days. It depends on a number of factors, including the quality of the video, the quality of the upscaling, and the perception of the individual, but in general no, 1080p videos do not look bad on 4K TVs and can actually look quite good. Because I doubt PS5 will support 1440P, though the Series X will. If you'd want to display 1080p on 1440p panel then a single pixel would somehow have to be 2 colors at once, which of course isn't possible. Planning on building a computer but need some advice? Okami. Everything looks blurry when I switch the resolution to 1080p on my 1440p monitor. It must be added that higher resolution means fewer frames and if we assume it will drop from 120 to 90, that's ok, worse than at 1080p you only had 90 frames, because in 1440 you can have less than 60 and this will not pass in first person shoots. Fuck this so much. If you want the whole screen to be filled, each pixel on the monitor will be trying to display the information of slightly more than one pixel of 1080p. Looks like something a GameCube would put out. You could downscale to 720p because that is half of 1440p but im not sure if it will look better than downscaled 1080. Press J to jump to the feed. 1440p monitor doesnt look better than 1080p i just bought the 27"" Acer XG270HU because i wanted 144hz and wanted higher resolution but the thing is my previous 27"" ips 60hz 1080p monitor look almost better than my new monitor its like if my new monitor was slightly blurry I have a 1080 monitor and refreshing only 60 Hz and a mouse for 3 euro and I play like that. Will this make graphic worse looking than native 1080p? /r/buildapc is a community-driven subreddit dedicated to custom PC assembly. writing essays), it look bad. /r/buildapc is a community-driven subreddit dedicated to custom PC assembly. Definitely not great. Great! Text may look blurry, but the game itself will be fine. Text will look worse than video/games, especially at smaller font sizes. Lets just say if it's 1080p reduce it to 720. seven13: 9: 11/30 6:46AM: Is a 1440p/4k setup cheaper now than it is 4 months ago? IMO it looks like poo, and it'd be better to play 1080p on 1080p. 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