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Gigabyte dual Thunderbolt on 4K resolution monitor
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Default Gigabyte dual Thunderbolt on 4K resolution monitor - 11-21-2012, 16:48 | posts: 29,196 | Location: Guru3D testlab

Gigabyte¬*announced that their dual Thunderbolt series of motherboards support 4K resolution monitors in configurations derived from two Mini DisplayPort connectors, each capable of 2K resolution outp...

Gigabyte dual Thunderbolt on 4K resolution monitor
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Default 11-21-2012, 18:13 | posts: 1,766 | Location: MA, USA

I'm surprised that just 1 port can't handle higher resolutions, but I guess it's the DP specification that is to blame because I'm pretty sure 4K resolutions would not consume 10gb/s of bandwidth. Considering Apple is what used thunderbolt first, as well as the super-HD displays, I'm surprised they didn't work something out with intel to make the display connection handle more than 2k pixels. That being said, it gives me the impression that thunderbolt is already off to a relatively rough start.
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Default 11-21-2012, 18:16 | posts: 1,716 | Location: uk

DP 1.2 supports 4k at 60fps, this is 2TB at Dp 1.1
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Default 11-21-2012, 18:34 | posts: 458 | Location: Portugal

Thats pretty sick to be honest, gigabyte doesnt stop to amaze me.
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Default 11-21-2012, 23:00 | posts: 4,573 | Location: MI, USA

Anyone know how big this thing is? 36"?
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