December 8, 2023

Pixel 8, Pixel 8 Professional help DisplayPort output

Mishaal Rahman, a outstanding techie, verified the outcomes by sharing a video by which a Pixel 8 Professional was linked to a show with the help of a tester. This comes after the tech large initially said to Android Authority that these telephones didn’t have this characteristic. Nevertheless, it seems that the operate is deactivated by software program on the brand new Pixels.

On X (previously Twitter), Rahmaan confirmed that he had proposed a way for making show output attainable over USB-C by modifying settings on a rooted Pixel 8. The method is efficient when utilizing particular USB-C cables and suitable screens or different shows. The tester who succeeded on this course of utilised a USB-C-to-USB-C cable recognized for its compatibility with DisplayPort.

As per reviews, it isn’t clear why the tech large has not formally turned on DisplayPort on the brand new Pixels, contemplating the {hardware} can deal with it. The brand new iPhone 15 collection can ship 4K HDR video to an exterior show utilizing DisplayPort. The tech large might have finished the identical, however they could be engaged on making it flawless earlier than enabling the characteristic.

Along with the DisplayPort characteristic on the Pixel 8, Google eradicated a number of helpful options that had been current on the system till the final second. The corporate probably eliminated the Pixel 8 desktop mode, the power to file 8K movies, and the choice to file slow-motion movies at 720p and 480 frames per second on the final minute.

Google Pixel 8 Professional Video