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Shmerl Jun 4, 2020
Quoting: MohandevirJust put my hands on an LG29wk500 monitor (21:9 - 2560x1080) with Freesync. Thing is, theres is no DP port. Just HDMI. Am I doomed or is it DP on the GPU, that matters?

In general, try to avoid HDMI at all costs. At least don't buy monitors that don't have DP.

Last edited by Shmerl on 4 June 2020 at 2:43 pm UTC
Mohandevir Jun 4, 2020
Didn't buy it. Got it from/for work... I was just curious to test it.
TheRiddick Jun 4, 2020
There is a way to enable HDMI freesync, forgot how. It was mentioned over on Phoronix in past but good luck finding the details.
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