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Joe_Miner

Well, I finally did it and got a 4K monitor and have attached it to my MicroServer.

 

Here is my list of devices that I worked with:

 

4K LG Monitor

·         LG32UD59-B 32” 4K UHD LED Monitor, 3840x2160, HDCP 2.2, HDMI, DisplayPort, AMD FreeSync, On-Screen Control

HPE ProLiant MicroServer Gen10 X3421

·         8GB RAM  - Stock

·         Windows 10 Pro x64

·         OS Drive: SATA Port 1 – Samsung 840 Pro 256GB loaded in Icy Dock’s EZConvert in Drive Bay 1

·         4K LG Monitor attached with DP cable – NOTE: 4K LG Monitor was also attached with HDMI cable via: “Active DisplayPort to HDMI 4K Adapter, Benfei DP to HDMI Ultra HD Converter”   -- both attachments seemed to work well.

·         SYBA SD-CM-UAUD USB 2.0 External Stereo Audio Adapter

·         External speakers with subwoofer

·         Logitech K120 Keyboard with mouse

·         Pioneer slim external USB 3.0 Blu-Ray BDR-XD05S

·         CyberLink PowerDVD 18 Ultra

 

The monitor seems to work well in 4K mode with both the DP cable connected directly to the MS as well as the HDMI cable using a DP to HDMI converter that I used last year when working on the Beta unit.  So far so good. :) 

 

Here's a video of my experience

 

 

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