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So I ran the refresh rate mutlitool and 110hz looks noticeably faster than 60hz however it appeared that the middle two were blinking between black and white faster than the other squares does this mean I am skipping frames?
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closed all my blinds, turned the tv off, etc and set the wallpaper to black. at 100% brightness which it won't stay that way i have small amounts in the top right but it is barely noticeable. So this looks like a keeper for now. Now to just get it calibrated.

But i still get a fair amount of light still as i have 1 white blind that was still letting in some light but again it isn't that noticeable. And it is still way better in every single way than my prior monitor.
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1. Yes. It's most obvious in racing games and the like. Shooters, not so much.

2. Yes and yes.

If your GPU can keep above 80FPS at the settings you want, you're fine to run at 80Hz. If it can only do a little better than 60, run at 60Hz. And if it's a true beast of a game (I'm looking at you GTA IV), find your lowest framerate, and create a custom resolution a few Hz below that, for instance if you can only get around 45FPS, make a 40Hz resolution.

And run at 64Hz in Bethesda games to sync up with Gamebryo's physics engine.

Wait what. Then why do pro gamers/CS players always opt for 120hz monitors?
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Wait what. Then why do pro gamers/CS players always opt for 120hz monitors?
I think he's talking about overclocked refresh rates on 1440p monitors. Pro gamers do prefer 120hz on 1080p tn panels.
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Ah, I see. Didn't think there was any difference.

Wouldn't an overclocked 1440p monitor @120hz be the same as a 120hz tn panel?
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Wait what. Then why do pro gamers/CS players always opt for 120hz monitors?

75-80Hz not obvious in shooters. 120Hz very obvious in shooters.

Racing, any extra is good, so even 25-33% more frames over 60Hz helps.
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Ah BF3 is freaking gor-JUS on this calibrated QNIX! (96 Hz at present) I just wish I could run more than 2x MSAA right now. The increased pixel density is a help but still kind of a jaggy mess at a distance (like looking at a collection of structures from afar) also thinner lines like fences and cranes are not so purty. But overall it's a joy to behold now. Even little things like the sharper and tighter text on the HUD is nice. And the increased screen real estate is an obvious huge plus. Coming from 1200P and 4x MSAA...
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Time to crossfire that 7950!
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Time to crossfire that 7950!

x2

(you think your freakin' with one?)

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Ah, I see. Didn't think there was any difference.

Wouldn't an overclocked 1440p monitor @120hz be the same as a 120hz tn panel?
There's a difference because of the panel is IPS typically 120hz tn panels have 1-2 ms response time IPS/pls are usually 6-8ms
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