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post #12 of (permalink) Old 06-18-2019, 05:01 PM
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Quote: Originally Posted by maltamonk View Post
DP 1.4 vesa certified

Just a fyi loads on amazon claim 1.4 but don't have the capacity which'll lead to intermittent handshake drops....ie black screens.
Yep, had a branded DP1.4 cable, should run 4k120+ but could only do 1440p85.
Bought a different brand DP1.2 cable and it runs 1440p165.

Why? Because the DP1.4 was made out of some generic HDMI cable and would not even achieve HDMI2.0 speeds.

Amazon alone is filled with tons of generic no name unknown branded cables.

Club3d cables are expensive and may not be that great either.
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