What TVs or monitors does Yodeck support?
Yodeck supports any type of monitor, of any resolution (Full-HD, HD-Ready, or any other). The service was designed based on the primary resolution of 1920x1080 (dubbed “Full HD” or “1080p” in the TV industry). The content is automatically adapted during playback for any resolution and any monitor, even non-widescreen monitors. And you can specify alternative layouts to match different monitors and orientations.
For resolutions supported by our Yodeck Player, check out this article.
If you want Yodeck to power-on and power-off your monitor, then there are two options:
Yodeck uses both methods when trying to power on/off your monitor. The combination that likely causes trouble is when you are using a PC connected to a TV set. So, make sure that your installation does not use this combination, or else the power on/off feature will not work (TV will stay on showing its own "No Signal" message).
- Deactivating HDMI Port: This option is supported on the Yodeck Player (Raspberry Pi), but this usually works only on computer monitors (not TV sets)
- HDMI-CEC Signaling: This option is supported on the Yodeck Player (Raspberry Pi), but this usually works only on TV sets (not computer monitors) (compatibility chart)
How does Yodeck support powering on and off monitors and TVs? Are all monitors and TVs compatible with this feature?
The Yodeck Player (or Raspberry Pi in general) includes a CEC adapter on its HDMI monitor port. CEC is a standard communication protocol supported by most major TV manufacturers. It allows for a playback device (the Yodeck Playbox) to power on, power ...
Does Yodeck support monitors of all sizes?
Yodeck software supports any resolution, thus any monitor size. From 640x480, VGA monitors, up to the latest 4K TVs, all monitors will work fine. It is best to choose a widescreen monitor with an aspect ratio of 16:9 (like “HD Ready”, “Full HD” or ...
Does Yodeck support monitors mounted vertically?
Yodeck supports both horizontal and vertical monitors! In each layout , you can specify multiple layouts for different monitor aspect ratios and orientations. Each Player will pick the layout version that better fits the specific monitor connected to ...
How many monitors does Yodeck support per account?
You can have as many monitors as you need! Yodeck uses scalable technologies that can support tens of thousands of monitors under a single Yodeck account. Really!
Does Yodeck support a web-based player?
Of course we do! Think of the Web Player as one more way of getting Yodeck digital signage on your screens. Specifically, if a device, such as a tablet or PC, has a Chrome-based web browser, including Chrome, Chromium, and Edge, then the Web Player ...