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Default Laggy 4k video!!

Has anyone tried playin any 4k video on the N5, as for me its lagging. I used MX player to play the video.

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Where are you finding 4k video for the Nexus 5?

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Yeaa 4k video's lag but 2k video playback are just fine
 
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Has anyone tried playin any 4k video on the N5, as for me its lagging. I used MX player to play the video.

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well obviously, the n5 doesnt support it
 
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What exactly is the purpose of playing 4k video on a 1080p display? All you're doing is unnecessarily taxing the processor and battery for literally no improvement in video quality. I don't understand this thread at all.
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I m not a 4k fan...i was just checkin out whether 4k works or not!!

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Are you kidding? 4K video runs buttery smooth for me with MX Player and HW+ enabled
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I've tried not to reply to this thread yet, here I am

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Is there anything mainstream that actually is in 4K yet? I know the Note 3 records in 4K, but 99% of people don't have 4K TVs and probably won't for the next few years.

Oh, and playing 4K (or anything higher than 1080p really) on the Nexus 5 is like playing 1080p content on an old CRT TV. It's pointless.

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