English Community

Lenovo NotebooksLenovo B and G Series Notebooks Knowledge Base

Poor YouTube video quality in full screen mode on G580

Question

I have a brand new Lenovo G580 i3 6/1TB laptop. When I watch YouTube videos the quality is very poor (especially when in full screen mode).

Do I need an updated video driver?

Answer

The video driver is probably not the issue in this case.  As a first step,  check that the YouTube player isn't defaulting to a lower resolution.


Click on Settings in any YouTube video to see the default resolution (see screengrab below for guide).

 

YouTubeResolution.PNG

Was this information helpful?

Yes No

Comments

Community Guidelines

Please review our Guidelines before posting.

Learn More

Check out current deals!

Go Shop
X

Delete