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60 frames at 120hz as smooth as 60 frames at 60hz?

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Or would it feel less smooth in comparison?
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Originally Posted by nekroturkey View Post

Or would it feel less smooth in comparison?

Some people might perceive 60fps as feeling smoother on a 120Hz display if they're using V-Sync, as there will be less latency.

One thing is for certain: 60fps on a 120Hz monitor is not going to feel an less smooth than 60fps on a 60Hz monitor.
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60fps on a 120hz monitor feels the same as compared to a 60hz monitor. But you have 2 580 lightnings, what's 60fps tongue.gif
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post #4 of 42
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Originally Posted by General123 View Post

60fps on a 120hz monitor feels the same as compared to a 60hz monitor. But you have 2 580 lightnings, what's 60fps tongue.gif

Crysis: "What are 2 580 lightnings?"
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Originally Posted by Oubadah View Post

Crysis: "What are 2 580 lightnings?"

OP's sig build. http://www.overclock.net/lists/display/view/id/2071027

two MSI Lightning GTX580's in SLI

Plenty capable of running 60+ FPS
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Thanks for the replies, guys! My system does occasionally go at or below 60 frames on some modern games, like Guild Wars 2 and Sleeping Dogs (with the high-resolution DLC). I was planning on purchasing a 120hz monitor, but I wasn't sure if I should bother if I can't even maintain 60+ frames consistently on some games. If 60 frames on a 120hz monitor is slightly better than 60 frames on a 60hz monitor, then I'll definitely pull the trigger.
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post #7 of 42
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Originally Posted by nekroturkey View Post

Thanks for the replies, guys! My system does occasionally go at or below 60 frames on some modern games, like Guild Wars 2 and Sleeping Dogs (with the high-resolution DLC). I was planning on purchasing a 120hz monitor, but I wasn't sure if I should bother if I can't even maintain 60+ frames consistently on some games. If 60 frames on a 120hz monitor is slightly better than 60 frames on a 60hz monitor, then I'll definitely pull the trigger.

I have been wondering the same question tbh
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Tbh i dont think you would be able to tell unless you play on both monitors side by side. When i switched to 120hz i felt a noteable difference in how smooth it seems. But it could be more or less different for you or someone else.
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Crysis 1 doesn't run over 60hz anyway.
 
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Well, after almost 3 months gaming with my 120hz monitor , (yesterday) I put the monitor to 60hz and I think it look worse that mine hp 21'' monitor at 60hz (so I'll gona try to put my hp monitor to my gamer rig to see if the look the same)
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