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So I just got myself a 4k TV from Pioneer, the PLE-4205UHD. Apparently this thng can do 4k @ 60Hz over HDMI, which is nice for its price. It costed me somewhere like $380 at WalMart, so I can't complain.

Now, thing is: Everything looks incredibly tiny. Just look at the taskbar for reference in the next picture. Is it normal for everything to look this small at this resolution?

Also, scaling in Windows 10 just sucks. Because I have three monitors (2 1080p ones in portrait and the 4k one) Windows Explorer crashes often and does weird things on the screen, so I just quit with the scaling altogether.

Would you like me to run any kind of tests on it or something? I'm willing to be the guinea pig for this one tongue.gif



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yup 0 scaling at 4k is pretty small but after you are used to it having to go back sucks.

I have a 43" 4k and a 28K 28 4k in portrait both with 0 scaling


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28k?
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I think he meant 28"
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So I just got myself a 4k TV from Pioneer, the PLE-4205UHD. Apparently this thng can do 4k @ 60Hz over HDMI, which is nice for its price. It costed me somewhere like $380 at WalMart, so I can't complain.

Now, thing is: Everything looks incredibly tiny. Just look at the taskbar for reference in the next picture. Is it normal for everything to look this small at this resolution?

Also, scaling in Windows 10 just sucks. Because I have three monitors (2 1080p ones in portrait and the 4k one) Windows Explorer crashes often and does weird things on the screen, so I just quit with the scaling altogether.

Would you like me to run any kind of tests on it or something? I'm willing to be the guinea pig for this one tongue.gif



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Nice rig- hope you have the GPU power to drive it.
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28k?

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I think he meant 28"

ha yea mistype 28" 4k
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