With HDR enabled on your PS5 you can experience playing games with a higher contrast or larger colour and brightness range than Standard Dynamic Range (SDR). If you have a PS5 console but don’t know how to enable and adjust HDR on your PlayStation 5 console then this post is for you.
Enabling the HDR option and adjusting it on your PS5 doesn’t really require a deep tech knowledge. For this, you just have to go to your PS5 settings option on the upper right corner and enable the HDR option there. To enable or adjust the HDR settings on PS5 check the simple steps below.
Enable HDR on PS5
- Go to Settings > Screen and Video > Video Output > HDR on or off.
Adjust HDR settings on PS5
- Go to Settings > Screen and Video > Video Output > Adjust HDR.
Additionally, the PS5 Video Output options also offer the following settings options which you can use to enhanced the gameplay experience on your PS5 console.
Set the screen resolution.
4K Video Transfer Rate
Adjust the transfer rate for 4K resolution video. If you experience flickering on your screen, try selecting -1 or -2 to limit transfer speed, and possibly improve picture quality.
Deep Colour Output
Enables smooth image rendering.
Change this only when you use an HDMI device that does not send RGB range information correctly.
You should know, that your PS5 console comes with 4K and HDR capabilities and also supports HDMI 2.1 specification, and can play 4K video 120 Hz with compatible TVs that support 4K video output at 120 Hz.