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Freesync over HDMI

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I just watched linus's video on nvidia freesync but he also mentioned t doesnt work over HDMI for TVs. My main monitor runs on HDMI. Would i still be able to use freesync over HDMI on my monitor?

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Freesync is something that has to also be supported by your monitor. Since it lacks a DP i doubt that.

But you can look it up with the model number.

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Nope, adaptive sync over HDMI is AMD specific. VESA didnt make this mandatory and Nvidia doesnt support this even on Gsync monitors

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its an optional thing for  the HDMI spec that monitors manufacturers use. 

 

Samsung has Freesync over HDMI on their TVs. so while it can do it, it most of the time doesnt.

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Yeah like said to use FreeSync on nVidia you'll need DisplayPort.

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11 minutes ago, Dujith said:

Freesync is something that has to also be supported by your monitor. Since it lacks a DP i doubt that.

But you can look it up with the model number.

It is supported by my monitor.

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45 minutes ago, LukeTheCoder05 said:

It is supported by my monitor.

It still wouldn't work cos Nvidia doesn't support it.

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Isn't Free-Sync over HDMI only come with HDMI 2.1? Nvidia card only has HDMI 2.0, even if they want to support it, it will be on their next GPU, unless they can update HDMI through driver or firmware.

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