Happily setting up my PS4 Pro for the first time with my 55″ Sony Bravia 4K HDR TV I ran into a few unexpected problems to I thought I’d share the solutions.
Rummaging through the PS4 Pro settings I noticed that the PS4 pro was only outputting its HDR at 2K:
This is not what I’d signed or paid up for :-(
Turns out the Bravia doesn’t push 4K HDR by default so here is how we address that:
TV Settings > External inputs > HDMI signal format > HDMI 1 (or wherever PS4 pro is plugged into) > Enhanced format
Once that’s done and your TV has rebooted you should be all good:
Its also worth noting that setting your TVs Picture Mode to “Game” is probably a good idea too.
Thanks to Sony Centre there’s also a video showing how to hop through these steps: