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Makes a huge difference in FPS games. These monitors have blown up in the competitive CS scene.

lol -.-
u wont notice a thing in cs.
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lol -.-
u wont notice a thing in cs.

Huh? 120fps looks far better than 60fps. 120fps is easy in CS..
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Huh? 120fps looks far better than 60fps. 120fps is easy in CS..

I'm sure he meant you won't notice a competitive advantage. Or I hope he meant that because visually you will notice a difference
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Huh? 120fps looks far better than 60fps. 120fps is easy in CS..

Uhh....no, it does not LOOK better, unless the screen you're comparing it to is complete and utter crap. 120hz does NOT increase visual fidelity, nor does it give any sort of competitive advantage because of the higher refresh rate. Again: higher refresh rate != higher visual fidelity.

It may be smoother, especially after getting used to it and trying to go back to 60hz - but I assure you, it isn't actually any better looking nor does it eliminate input lag or act as a catalyst for the human brain to improve your twitch instincts in FPS games. Anyone that believes that is completely full of it.

And as was stated before - stick a 120hz TN panel next to a 2560x1440/1600 60Hz IPS monitor, and THEN you'll see a dramatic and significant increase in visual fidelity.
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Uhh....no, it does not LOOK better, unless the screen you're comparing it to is complete and utter crap. 120hz does NOT increase visual fidelity, nor does it give any sort of competitive advantage becaue of the higher refresh rate. Again: higher refresh rate != higher visual fidelity.
It may be smoother, especially after getting used to it and trying to go back to 60hz - but I assure you, it isn't actually any better looking nor does it eliminate input lag or act as a catalyst for the human brain to improve your twitch instincts in FPS games. Anyone that believes that is completely full of it.
And as was stated before - stick a 120hz TN panel next to a 2560x1440/1600 monitor, and THEN you'll see a dramatic and significant increase in visual fidelity.

okay I think he meant smoothness of frames. He did state it's easy to get 120fps.

I personaly like a high res IPS panel myself. As you can see in my sig rig tongue.gif
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okay I think he meant smoothness of frames. He did state it's easy to get 120fps.
I personaly like a high res IPS panel myself. As you can see in my sig rig tongue.gif

Lol, your monitor would devour any 120hz monitor out there. thumb.gif
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I have a hard time believing that 7970 CF is even capable of driving 120FPS constant with maxed out settings on BF3, including AA.

Are you for real? If your talking about 1920x1080 of course 7970CF will get you 120fps constant...my gtx 570 gets like 40-50 on stock.
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Uhh....no, it does not LOOK better, unless the screen you're comparing it to is complete and utter crap. 120hz does NOT increase visual fidelity, nor does it give any sort of competitive advantage because of the higher refresh rate. Again: higher refresh rate != higher visual fidelity.

That depends on the situation you are comparing. If you are staring at a motionless desktop, then no it doesn't improve anything. The mouse will move smoother if you move it and perhaps windows seem to move more fluidly, but not really much difference there.

But I can assure you that it will make CS look better because the game will not appear as choppy while looking around. Which is something you do constantly in a first person shooter. Choppiness because of a 60Hz monitor makes for great visual fidelity? Explain...
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Warm Apple Pie...

hahaha omg, you beat me to it LOL
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I play counter strike 1.6 @ 100HZ myself and i can tell you there is a significant difference at 60,100,and 120hz. if you play the game competitively you'll know what i'm talking about, in general you will notice a strong difference with FPS games as a high res usually is easier on the eyes, CS @ 60HZ hurts my eyes badly
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