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Originally Posted by olli3;15239699 
I think it would yield a small difference in quality, but not enough that you would really notice. I think you would get more benefit putting the money into upgraded hardware.

I'm guessing you would need 120fps in a game to see a difference anyway so unless its an older game that's probably not going to happen.

The first paragraph here couldn't be farther from the truth. I made a switch from a 2ms 60 hz monitor to a 5ms 120 hz monitor and the difference is night and day. If you can afford it you won't regret making the leap.
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The first paragraph here couldn't be farther from the truth. I made a switch from a 2ms 60 hz monitor to a 5ms 120 hz monitor and the difference is night and day. If you can afford it you won't regret making the leap.
Yeah my bad, I've been following this thread and it seems I was a bit off the mark, I actually want to get one myself now to see if its as good as you guys say
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Wow thanks for all the comments. Been upgrading my computer so didnt get a chance to reply.

In the end I went ahead and bought it! Its a nice monitor and very bright with the default settings. If Im honest I havent noticed a massive difference while gaming yet, but will try adjusting my graphics settings to get more FPS.

For optimal performance should I be aiming to get over 120fps to make full use of the 120Hz refresh rate yeh?

Thanks again for the advice
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Erm yep, you should aim for something at least close to 120fps to make full use of your shiny new 120Hz. With >= 120fps it's best of course. Give it a week or so and try to set the monitor settings back to 60Hz in windows and then you will realize why you went 120Hz.
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Wow thanks for all the comments. Been upgrading my computer so didnt get a chance to reply.

In the end I went ahead and bought it! Its a nice monitor and very bright with the default settings. If Im honest I havent noticed a massive difference while gaming yet, but will try adjusting my graphics settings to get more FPS.

For optimal performance should I be aiming to get over 120fps to make full use of the 120Hz refresh rate yeh?

Thanks again for the advice

true, so unless you get 570s in sli, or a 570 with ur settings set real low, you wont see if a difference. you'll need to hit atleast 100+ fps to see the difference between that and 60fps.
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