Wii U - How to change the default TV Resolution

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Wii U - How to change the default TV Resolution

In this FAQ you will learn how to manually adjust the TV resolution of the Wii U console:
  • Tap on the Settings button of the gamepad to open the System Settings
  • Go to the TV menu.
  • Press A to validate.
  • Select on the TV resolution menu and select one of the below options:
  • 480p or 480i for low definition.
  • 720p, 1080i or 1080p for high definition..

Note that:
  • The 1080p resolution requires HDMI connectivity.
  • If you are using the 480p or 480i resolution, don't forget to switch to the 4:3 aspect ratio.
Jean-François Pillou

Jean-François Pillou - Founder of CCM
Better known as Jeff, Jean-François Pillou is the founder of CommentCaMarche.net. He is also CEO of CCM Benchmark and digital director at the Figaro Group.

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