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Originally Posted by Vonnis View Post

120 hz is definitely an improvement. I could never go back to 60 hz.
You'll probably want to keep Skyrim's framerate capped at around 60 though. For some reason certain things (like physics) are linked to the framerate, and things get weird when you're running framerates far in excess of 60. For example, if I entered a room with a fair amount of books in it, these would be flying around the room poltergeist style and never come to a halt at 100-120 fps. When I capped it at 60 I no longer experienced this problem. There may be a sweet spot where you can run higher than 60 fps but still have the physics work as normal (or as normal as bethesda physics get) but I never bothered to play around with it.

I would love to see that problem
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post #32 of 169
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Originally Posted by SeanPoe View Post

What's so much better about the Ben-Q aside from the base and height adjustment?

Side by side comparison, picture quality between the 2, I wasn't able to tell the difference.

S23A750D's has 1 Port available for 120hz, Displayport, which is terrible if you want to eventually do Surround (Not so if you have $$$$ to spend)

A lot of S23A owner's have had problems with their monitors in terms of monitor showing "Not Optimum Mode"

BenQ vs Samsung, BenQ does have a bigger viewing area, better monitor adjustments and matte screen.
I guess it all comes down to personal preference.
Edited by jcho285 - 7/26/12 at 12:36pm
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post #33 of 169
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I would love to see that problem

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post #34 of 169
I certainly can notice the difference at 120MHz....I just don't know if I would go out and upgrade to one. If my 60MHz monitor died tomorrow there would be no doubt that I would get a 120MHz monitor, but I wouldn't ditch a perfectly good 60MHz to buy one.
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How's the 27" VG278H ASUS compare?
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I would love to see that problem
I couldn't find any examples of my book problem on youtube, but here you can see what happens in the intro scene with uncapped FPS. Not sure what framerate this guy is getting, but check around the two minute mark and watch everything go to hell.
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I couldn't find any examples of my book problem on youtube, but here you can see what happens in the intro scene with uncapped FPS. Not sure what framerate this guy is getting, but check around the two minute mark and watch everything go to hell.

Wow...lol...I don't know if I should be laughing at that or disgusted.
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I burst out laughing at work watching that video HAHAH
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post #39 of 169
Just got my VG236H which was an upgrade from 1680x1050 to 1080p, 60hz to 120hz, 21.5 inches to 23 inches, and non 3d to 3d.

So far it's awesome although its only been set up for about an hour and i need to calibrate it.... no idea what to use.
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Look up the monitor in my sig area build down below, it will have all you want and more!
    
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