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brny992188
Level 7

4k HDR @ 60 Hz - Sony STR-DH590 Receiver Not Capable?

When I have my Roku Ultra directly connected to my Samsung TV, it detects/sets the display properly to 4k HDR @ 60 Hz.

However, when I put my Sony STR-DH590 receiver in the middle, the Roku can't do that but stops short at 4k HDR @ 30 Hz.  The specs for the receiver, from what I can tell, are that it can support this.  I'm not getting any support from Sony, so thought maybe the community here would have an idea?  Thanks!

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boogernose
Level 18

Re: 4k HDR @ 60 Hz - Sony STR-DH590 Receiver Not Capable?

How are you connecting???

I connect to the TV directly with Roku and use the TV ports to feed to my stereo.

 

---A problem clearly stated is a problem half solved---.
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Acidguard
Level 7

Re: 4k HDR @ 60 Hz - Sony STR-DH590 Receiver Not Capable?

I have the same problem on my str-dh790 receiver. Everything is hooked up with high speed HDMI cables. I'm running a projector, and when I use the HDMI cable that is running straight from the projector to the roku ultra. I have 4k/hdr at 60hz. But not not when it runs through the receiver. 

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