Nvidia is launching a brand new characteristic for all RTX GPU homeowners right this moment: RTX Video HDR. Very similar to how Nvidia’s RTX Video Tremendous Decision can upscale outdated, blurry internet movies, RTX Video HDR makes use of AI to transform SDR coloration area video to HDR. You simply want an HDR10-compatible monitor with HDR enabled in Home windows.
RTX Video HDR is a part of right this moment’s 551.23 Sport Prepared driver launch for the brand new RTX 4070 Ti Tremendous launch. The Video HDR characteristic works in each Microsoft Edge and Google Chrome, and through my testing on an HDR600 monitor, I seen it added delicate coloration element to 4K YouTube movies that weren’t uploaded in HDR. The impact is perhaps extra apparent on a greater HDR monitor, however it was tough to note except I toggled it on and off a number of occasions. I discovered related outcomes once I examined RTX Video Tremendous Decision beforehand to upscale outdated YouTube movies and sharpen them up.
If in case you have an HDR monitor and an RTX card, you may obtain the most recent drivers from Nvidia and head into the Nvidia Management Panel to allow RTX Video HDR. It’s out there beneath the Video > Alter video picture settings within the Nvidia Management Panel, in the identical location the place you may allow RTX Video Tremendous Decision.
Like lots of Nvidia’s AI-powered options, RTX Video HDR requires an RTX card because it leverages the tensor cores that Nvidia first began delivery in its RTX 20-series GPUs. Nvidia additionally makes use of AI strategies for its Deep Studying Tremendous Sampling (DLSS) system to enhance body charges and picture high quality in video games. Nvidia additionally launched its Deep Studying Dynamic Tremendous Decision (DLDSR) system in 2022 to enhance picture high quality by rendering video games at increased decision. Nvidia Broadcast additionally contains an Eye Contact characteristic that makes use of AI to make it appear to be you’re making eye contact throughout video calls.
Nvidia’s newest 551.23 driver launch additionally provides assist for the Extremely Low Latency Mode with DirectX 12 video games. It’s a mode that’s value enabling in video games with out Nvidia Reflex assist, because it reduces the render queue straight on the driver degree as an alternative of the sport managing the queue.