Playing Gears of War 3 in stereoscopic 3D on an Acer HN274H, is it possible?

I bought GoW3 today hoping to play the game in stereoscopic 3D. My monitor supports stereoscopic 3d, the Acer HN274H. I have the option through the dashboard set to "Enabled" for S3D support. When I turn the game options on all I get is side by side which my monitor does not support even though the game is advertised as being stereoscopic 3D enabled. 


Am I missing something? Or is it simply not possible to play in stereo3D?

And for trouble shooting purposes I am using and HDMI 1.4a cable. Not sure if that makes a difference or not.

 

Question Info


Last updated July 4, 2018 Views 1 Applies to:

Side-by-Side 3d is stereoscopic. Your tv takes the 2 images and combines them to create stereoscopy.

You are using a monitor though, which is meant for use with Nvidia 3d vision. This is where your graphics card does the stereoscopy, rather than the monitor itself. A 3d monitor and tv a completely different things. A 3d tv requires a 3d processing unit to combine the images while a 3d monitor is really any monitor with 120+hz because it is actually the graphics card doing the work.

Short answer: You need a 3d tv.

Did this solve your problem?

Sorry this didn't help.

Great! Thanks for marking this as the answer.

How satisfied are you with this reply?

Thanks for your feedback, it helps us improve the site.

How satisfied are you with this response?

Thanks for your feedback.