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Will there be any 120hz LED monitors anytime soon?
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it feels like a warm apple pie.





wait, i thought you were asking what somthing else felt like.
     
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it feels like a warm apple pie.
wait, i thought you were asking what somthing else felt like.

somebody already beat you to it biggrin.gif
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somebody already beat you to it biggrin.gif


EEEEEEEEEEERRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRR!!!!!!!!!!!! Bad punn...lol


Check your 60Hz monitor and see if the vertical or horizontal refresh rate can go upto 75Hz. Mine can. I've had it at 75Hz for 3 weeks now. HUGE difference in gaming. 60Hz looks so choppy now. lol Just force a new custom profile in Nvidia CP to get to 75Hz, games should then recognize its 75Hz and you can switch to it, confirmed by Vsync @ 75hz... So nice! Will never go back
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Originally Posted by Phantom_Dave View Post

I love how you are adding words to my mouth. I never said a word about 120Hz making anyone a better gamer. My beliefs are based on scientific facts. You have provided nothing but opinion so far. If you had read it then you would know that even 120Hz is not the limit of human perception.
It sounds to me like you are butt hurt because you can't afford a 120Hz monitor, which really aren't that expensive... Take your trolling somewhere else and quit spreading misinformation.
If you can't tell a difference in ANY situation between 60 and 120 fps, then you need glasses. That's not an insult, that's a fact.

I'd just like to point out that his (and almost any IPS monitor) cost more than your 120hz panel, so I highly doubt he's "he's butthurt that he can't afford one" lol. Just saying...
 
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The only thing I would NOT take away from this debate is the belief that 120hz somehow nets you a competitive advantage in games (especially FPS games)....anyone who tries to argue this is just straight talking out of their butts and ignorant, and should be totally, completely ignored. thumb.gif
I would mention how FPS games usually involve locating enemies during fast turning and 120FPS gives a definite advantage but...
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Like I said, it is night and day even in windows browsing.

Why do people get excited about moving windows and spinning a cursor at 120fps over 60. I'm not even trolling, this makes no sense to me. It's like reading a book and pitching a tent because I turned the page twice as fast.
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Again, I will mention the massive difference it makes in windows browsing alone. FPS games are icing on the cake smile.gif I found myself playing a lot of my old source games since I got this monitor. It's like silk.
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post #78 of 110
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I'd just like to point out that his (and almost any IPS monitor) cost more than your 120hz panel, so I highly doubt he's "he's butthurt that he can't afford one" lol. Just saying...

I only said they sound like it, which they do. If they have an IPS panel then perhaps they are butt hurt that IPS doesn't have 120Hz or perhaps they feel they must defend their more expensive IPS purchase?

I doubt they have ever owned a 120Hz monitor and therefore have no clue what they are talking about.

It would be like me trying to say that an IPS panel does not have superior image quality as many state (yet others say they don't). I have never owned one and therefore would be trolling if I said they didn't have superior image quality.

Higher than 60Hz CRT monitors were around long before LCD monitors came out. When LCD came out they took a step backwards in both Hertz and input lag/response times. They are only now starting to get back up to par. People who argue against higher hertz have very likely never owned one. "Claiming" to have owned one means little. I can claim to own an IPS and a 120Hz, that doesn't mean I do.

Assuming an IPS does have superior image quality and knowing that 120Hz > 60Hz, I would still take 120Hz over a 60Hz IPS. But that is a personal preference.
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I was in the market for a Dell U2711 not too long ago after downgrading from a 3D surround setup to clear up some desk space. After experimenting with some IPS panels, the Apple Cinema Display, Dell U2711, and some LGs in best buy. I came to the conclusion for my personal preference that I preferred 120Hz. Completely personal opinion, my general consensus was the following:

+IPS better for cinema/video watching.
+120HZ TN better for gaming.

Image quality is handled on a panel to panel basis, I saw some IPS panels with terrible image reproduction, and some with brilliant. The color and vibrancy was really dependent on each panel and couldn't be grouped to an end all be all. It's much easier to compare two individual monitors than an entire technology, there are LED TV's better than plasma, and vice versa. It takes more than just IPS or 120HZ when constructing a quality display, it's just finding the right panel for a persons needs. If I was a graphic designer, I'd have made the switch in a heartbeat.
Edited by invena - 3/1/12 at 5:41pm
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120Hz didn't make me any better in gaming, yet it still had the piss poor viewing angles and color reproduction like all TN panels have. I'd rather have superior colors and viewing angles.
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