What aspect ratio can RaceRoom support?

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by F4H Jaaames28, May 6, 2018.

  1. F4H Jaaames28

    F4H Jaaames28 New Member

    May 1, 2018
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    Hi guys,

    I've seen a few different posts on this topic with different answers, so I just wanted some clarification.

    Does RaceRoom support an aspect ratio of 32:9? Or can it only manage 21:9? I ask because I am debating buying a:

    Samsung C49HG90 49" QLED Curved HDR AMD FreeSync 2 Gaming Monitor, 3840 x 1080 1ms, 32:9 Aspect Ratio.

    Any help would be awesome.
  2. Karting06

    Karting06 Well-Known Member Beta tester

    Nov 15, 2016
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  3. skswat

    skswat Well-Known Member

    Jan 4, 2016
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    I have this monitor and in game menu it says 21:9, but resolution is correct.
    Also menu is not supported 100% and its glitched a bit, but its not really an issue. Only white background image in menu do not fill whole display. I can post screenshot later how it looks.

    During race everything works perfectly. My only issue was HUD which was in my opinion too big (mainly top time bar) and also I used HUD manager to change position of minimap, etc to have it closer to middle, not in the very side of this wide display. In HUD Manager I also make top bar smaller so I am 100% satisfied with this monitor.

    I noticed one small bug when I bought this monitor, that even I had "Sleep timer" set to OFF, monitor anyway wanted to Turn off after like 4 hours by itself. (60 second shutdown countdown window appeared). Even in the middle of race.
    Firmware update fixed this problem.

    PS: I did not specify any custom resolution in the Nvidia settings. Only standard windows desktop resolution and in-game settings.
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    Last edited: May 16, 2018