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Originally Posted by De-Zant;13667276 
It's extremely hypocritical for you to be saying that 60FPS is required, yet use a 60hz monitor. If I saw you make this comment IRL, I'd poker face you for a full two minutes.

Seriously, if you say you require 60FPS, you'd benefit from a 120hz monitor lots. If you say it don't matter, you're an idiot. (of course you didnt' say so)

There are not any 120Hz monitors that I would like to spend money on. Besides, the VSYNC is not a big deal to me so not having 120Hz is also not huge.
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There are not any 120Hz monitors that I would like to spend money on. Besides, the VSYNC is not a big deal to me so not having 120Hz is also not huge.

Next time you play a game, don't look THROUGH the frames. Look AT the frames when there is major movement on the screen. You will see how low 60hz actually is. It looks like a slideshow. 120hz is not a big deal? Shees, how can people think that? And still require 60FPS min? I just don't get people like this.


Future upgrade maybe? tongue.gif
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Originally Posted by De-Zant;13667544 
Next time you play a game, don't look THROUGH the frames. Look AT the frames when there is major movement on the screen. You will see how low 60hz actually is. It looks like a slideshow. 120hz is not a big deal? Shees, how can people think that? And still require 60FPS min? I just don't get people like this.


Future upgrade maybe? tongue.gif

Wow. 60Hz looks like a slideshow? poke.gif I know you're trying awful hard to sell something here but I ain't buying. A steady 60fps with VSYNC on is totally adequate for gaming and is absolutely fine on a 60Hz monitor.
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Originally Posted by Majin SSJ Eric;13667664 
Wow. 60Hz looks like a slideshow? poke.gif I know you're trying awful hard to sell something here but I ain't buying. A steady 60fps with VSYNC on is totally adequate for gaming and is absolutely fine on a 60Hz monitor.

Im' not trying to sell anything. I'm just informing people that 60hz is not that good.


The difference between 35FPS and 60FPS on a 60hz monitor is the same as the difference between 60FPS and 120FPS on a 120hz monitor. It's just amazing how smooth 120hz is (though it can get a lot smoother. My monitor does 170hz)


Vsync sucks, though I use it in slower games. Still looks like a slide show. It's not even "fine". It's worse than "fine" for FPS games.
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Says you. Stop spreading your OPINION around as fact. Most would agree that 60fps is the standard for gaming....
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Says you. Stop spreading your OPINION around as fact. Most would agree that 60fps is the standard for gaming....

It's obvious that it's my opinion, I do not need to mention that it's not fact, but opinion.


60hz is the standard because it's cheap. 60FPS is only the standard because 60hz monitors can't do more.

/and I'm out. Cya'll. I won't derail further.
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Originally Posted by De-Zant;13667544 
Next time you play a game, don't look THROUGH the frames. Look AT the frames when there is major movement on the screen. You will see how low 60hz actually is. It looks like a slideshow. 120hz is not a big deal? Shees, how can people think that? And still require 60FPS min? I just don't get people like this.

Future upgrade maybe? tongue.gif

I agree to an extent. I agree that wanting 60 fps minimum with a 60Hz monitor is retarded, but 60fps @ 60Hz doesn´t look anywhere near a slideshow. There´s frame skipping/tearing, yes, but it´s not THAT bad.

With that said OP, 120Hz is definitely worth it if you´re aiming for above 60fps minimum, just like De-Zant pointed out.
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I agree to an extent. I agree that wanting 60 fps minimum with a 60Hz monitor is retarded, but 60fps @ 60Hz doesn´t look anywhere near a slideshow. There´s frame skipping/tearing, yes, but it´s not THAT bad.

With that said OP, 120Hz is definitely worth it if you´re aiming for above 60fps minimum, just like De-Zant pointed out.

but how would that help? Your eyes see at 30FPS, it is literally impossible for you to see any difference in the "smoothness" of the picture at 60FPS or more.
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but how would that help? Your eyes see at 30FPS, it is literally impossible for you to see any difference in the "smoothness" of the picture at 60FPS or more.

I feel sorry for you if you think that 30FPS is our eyes maximum

1: Our eyes do not see in FPS, but movement and changes.

2: Numerous studies suggest 220FPS as the maximum visible for continuous movement. Maybe even 2000 for very abstract movement such as cursor moving.
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but how would that help? Your eyes see at 30FPS, it is literally impossible for you to see any difference in the "smoothness" of the picture at 60FPS or more.

You say so ? Cause i'm sure i can tell a difference between 30 and 60 fps ... I notice it the best in racing games , but it's definately noticeable in FPS games too . + when you're at 60 fps it has plenty of room do drop , but when you're at 30 fps , and it DROPS ... THEN IT GETS SLIDESHOWISH ..
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