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GAMING at 16K RESOLUTION?? - HOLY $H!T

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Can you really game at 16K? Will this setup crash and burn, or be the most amazing gaming experience ever?

 

 


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Finally done eh?


n0ah1897, on 05 Mar 2014 - 2:08 PM, said:  "Computers are like girls. It's whats in the inside that matters.  I don't know about you, but I like my girls like I like my cases. Just as beautiful on the inside as the outside."

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and to get ahead of everyone, yes, 16K.  Not 32K, not 64K, not anything else.  Read this guide lol

 

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14 minutes ago, spwath said:

Finally done eh?

Technically it's been done. Yeah Floatplane!


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Pisses me off that NVidia didn't give him some of their 24GB quadros so he wouldn't be VRAM limited.

This is probably the biggest first world problem ever.


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22 minutes ago, Ryan_Vickers said:

and to get ahead of everyone, yes, 16K.  Not 32K, not 64K, not anything else.  Read this guide lol

*puts down the pitchfork sadly*


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@LinusTech

 

I know TV'S aren't designed for PC gaming, but could the same thing be done with 65 inch 4K TV'S? 

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This is the proof that Quadros can't game. xD Just kidding.

Now it's the perfect time to send an e-mail to NVidia telling them that 4 of their Quadro P5000s aren't powerful enough and that 4 Quadro P6000s are needed (at least for Rise of the Tomb Raider) since they have 24 GB of VRAM.


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5 minutes ago, LinusTechTipsFanFromDarlo said:

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I know TV'S aren't designed for PC gaming, but could the same thing be done with 65 inch 4K TV'S? 

They'd probably be too heavy to mount correctly, but if you're just talking about the connectivity and wiring, then yeah, totally.


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So are yall going to give AMD a call next to compare how they handle 16K?

Can games make use of the new SSG's 2TB's of a video memory? I don't think it works like actual VRAM right?


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8 minutes ago, RadiatingLight said:

They'd probably be too heavy to mount correctly, but if you're just talking about the connectivity and wiring, then yeah, totally.

Wouldn't have display port with that option either, not sure if that's an issue.

But really linus should have used 16 8K displays, but he ain't no real man. Or dell didn't want to send $80,000 or whatever's worth of displays and it would be even more impossible to power.


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2 minutes ago, borisdarker said:

Does anyone know why he didn't use 4 of dells 8k displays

We wanted to "1 up" the 8K video in every way we would. I mean 4, 8K displays would have been too easy.


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1 minute ago, jakkuh_t said:

We wanted to "1 up" the 8K video in every way we would. I mean 4, 8K displays would have been too easy.

Next step is 16 8K displays for 32K gaming, hopefully yall can get AMD and Nvidia for comparison.


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So it was monoprice cables that did'nt work originally?  What brand was the replacements?

 

(I have had Monoprice lightning cables  die on me but they replace them with no hassle so I keep buying).

 

Also, should have run [odd_number] x [odd_number] monitors so then you could have the crosshair not on a bezel.


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1 minute ago, AnonymousGuy said:

So it was monoprice cables that did'nt work originally?  What brand was the replacements?

 

(I have had Monoprice lightning cables  die on me but they replace them with no hassle so I keep buying).

I'm going to guess the cables would have worked for like 1080p or something.


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this is really cool, and useless, but still cool


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4 minutes ago, jakkuh_t said:

We wanted to "1 up" the 8K video in every way we would. I mean 4, 8K displays would have been too easy.

32K anyone?


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5 minutes ago, AnonymousGuy said:

So it was monoprice cables that did'nt work originally?  What brand was the replacements?

 

(I have had Monoprice lightning cables  die on me but they replace them with no hassle so I keep buying).

 

Also, should have run [odd_number] x [odd_number] monitors so then you could have the crosshair not on a bezel.

Canadian company called InfiniteCables. They seem to make pretty decent stuff.

 

https://www.infinitecables.com/


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"Let's make it more absurd" question:
 

Could you saw off the DVI connector on 7 cards and then run 7 of them with Mosaic or is Mosaic limited to 4 cards?

 

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where did they film this? do they have another location? didn't look like the usual warehouse and wtf is that for a car in the background? :D@Slick@LinusTech@CPotter@nicklmg


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