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Question: What monitor should I buy to get 1440p HiDPI @60hz

So according to this guy: Re: MacBook Pro 13" mid 2014 at 60hz 1440p scaled with Dell P2715Q



Bottom line...
1- What monitor can we buy where we can set 2560x1440p HiDPI @60hz using our macbooks pros. ( I have a Mid2014)
2- Does it mean ALL 4k monitors... will look awful in macbooks ?


I bought the LG 27UD88, Im extremely disappointed, because the suggested 1920x1080 runs only at 30hz and honestly even tho it says HiDPI.. it doesnt look that good. I wish I could set 1440p HiDPI.. but no.. I had to download a freaking SwitchResX app to force 1440p @60hz LOW RES. that looks... meeeh.. feels like a downgrade for having a 4k monitor. Text looks horrendous.


So again,.. what monitor should I buy to get that 1440p HiDPI. and what size ?

MacBook Pro with Retina display, macOS High Sierra (10.13.3)

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Mar 13, 2018 11:41 PM in response to omarojo In response to omarojo

UPDATE: I just fixed it with this script

http://www.mathewinkson.com/2013/03/force-rgb-mode-in-mac-os-x-to-fix-the-pictur e-quality-of-an-external-monitor


now I have a beautiful 1440p@60hz HiDPI <--- HiDPI !!!! running in HighSierra 10.13.3 in my MacbookPro mid 2014 (15inch) 2.5Ghz i7, 16GB RAM, NVidia GT750M 2GB


THe monitor I have is the LG 27UD88 4k connecting via miniDP->DP (certified cable)

Mar 13, 2018 11:41 PM

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Mar 14, 2018 12:09 AM in response to Lanny In response to Lanny

ah man... you have no idea what you are saying. You need to read a little bit more about what 4k means.

yes Im using 2k real estate in a 4k density on a 27inch. I could run full 4k@60hz but that is none sense, not usable for reading anything.. at least not in a 27inch.


The whole reason of the script I ran.. was precisely to have HiDPI in 1440p instead of LowRes in 1440p.
Im actually pushing 4k now. so the image looks crisp and text is not blurred.

Mar 14, 2018 12:09 AM

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