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How to Achieve 10-Bit Display Using Adobe Photoshop desktop (ver.18 or later), NVIDIA Quadro, and AMD Radeon Pro/FirePro with ColorEdge Monitors

1. Outline

This information explains how to achieve 10-bit display when using Adobe Photoshop desktop (ver.18 or later), NVIDIA Quadro, and AMD Radeon Pro/FirePro with 10-bit display support on a Windows environment.

Adobe Photoshop CC 2014

Please refer to this page for how to achieve 10-bit display using NVIDIA GeForce series.

2. 10-bit Display with Adobe Photoshop desktop (ver. 18 or later)

1.NVIDIA Quadro Graphics Settings

1. Right-click the desktop and choose [NVIDIA Control Panel].

Right-click the desktop and choose [NVIDIA Control Panel]
 

2. Select [Display] – [Change resolution].

Select [Display] - [Change resolution]

 

3. Select [Use NVIDIA color settings].
Select [SDR (30-bit color)] for "Desktop color depth" and click [Apply].
Select [10 bpc] for "Output color depth" and click [Apply] again.

Select [Use NVIDIA color settings]

 

2. AMD Radeon Pro/FirePro Graphics Settings

1. Right-click on the desktop and choose [AMD Radeon Pro and AMD FirePro Advanced Setting].

Setting graphics driver for AMD Radeon Pro/FirePro

 

2. Choose [AMD-Radeon Pro and AMD FirePro]-[AMD Radeon Pro and AMD FirePro Settings] and check [Enable 10-bit pixel format support].

Setting graphics driver for AMD Radeon Pro/FirePro 2
 

3. Photoshop Settings

1. Choose [Edit]-[Preferences]-[Performance] and click [Advanced Settings] button in "Graphics Processor Settings".

 Setting Photoshop CC

 

2. Then "Advanced Graphics Processor Settings menu" opens. Choose [Normal] or [Advanced] in "Drawing Mode" menu and check [30 Bit Display].

Setting Photoshop CC 2

3. Compatibility information

10-bit display is available in the following combinations of monitors and graphics boards.

Monitors

 

CG3146, CG3145, CG319X, CG318-4K, CG279X, CG277, CG276, CG275W, CG2730, CG248-4K, CG247X, CG247, CG2420, CG246, CG245W, CG243W, CG223W, CX271, CX270, CX241, CX240, CS2740, CS2731, CS2730, CS270, CS2420, CS2410, CS240, CS230

Graphics Boards

 

  • NVIDIA Quadro series
  • AMD Radeon series
  • AMD FirePro 3D series
Please refer to each graphics board manufacturer for details.

Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop desktop (ver.18 or later)

OS

Windows 10/8.1 (conforms to the graphics board driver)

Connection USB Type-C, DisplayPort