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navek
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Status: New idea

Please, work with nVidia to add support for RTX Video Super Resolution in Firefox. Nearly 80% of internet bandwidth today is streaming video, and 90% of that content streams at 1080p or lower. Many of us use displays with resolutions higher than 1080p, and Firefox uses basic upscaling techniques, which result in final images that are soft or blurry. PC users also sit close to their screens, which makes the quality of upscaling even more noticeable, and is a good argument for a higher level of processing and refinement.

I prefer to use Firefox for everything I do, but I now feel torn because the difference is so noticeable, and I stream a great deal of video. Again, please, reach out to nVidia and work with them to implement support for RTX VSR. It really makes a difference, and would eliminate any inclination I might have to use a different browser for streaming video.

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Faiyez
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Today's Nvidia game ready driver includes the following patch note:

[Firefox Beta] Increased page file memory use when enabling RTX Video Super Resolution [4359080]

https://www.nvidia.com/Download/driverResults.aspx/216464/en-us/

Faiyez
New member

Nvidia's game ready driver from today includes this patch note:

[Firefox Beta] Increased page file memory use when enabling RTX Video Super Resolution [4359080]

https://www.nvidia.com/Download/driverResults.aspx/216464/en-us/

deltasixseven
Strollin' around

V122 Nvidia VSR Doesn't seem to be working.
Dear Mozilla, please make it work, it is a deal breaker for me when choosing to use Firefox over any other chromium browser.

johncayanan
Strollin' around

There is also an update in RTX HDR in videos. Please support both options. I don't want to use chromium based web browsers.

neomatt
New member

people still waiting

Moosey
Strollin' around

Have been experimenting with the gfx.webrender.super-resolution.nvidia flag set to true.

There are noticable improvements of 1080P content upscaling with YouTube videos especially.  But the downside is a much higher power consumption.  So when this feature is officially rolled out to the wider audience I think it should be made clear that this mode is enabled and being utilised because it added about an extra 200W of power consumption with this enabled (RTX3090).  I sometimes have a video playing on another monitor so it is easy to forget about too.

Zyn
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Take advantage of Nvidia RTX super resolution video and RTX video HDR improvements on Firefox

Hello everyone, is there any chance of having on Firefox one day what Nvidia offers on Edge and Google Chrome to take advantage of these RTX improvements?

I would like to use it on my favorite browser ^^

Thank you for your answers.

 

Jon
Community Manager
Community Manager

(Note: similar ideas have been merged into this thread)