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Hi all, I was wondering whats more noticeable in gaming. 13ms input lag or medium levels of ghosting? I am talking about 120hz monitor btw.
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Define medium levels of ghosting.
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mm troll?i ll bite just in case it isnt.13 ms is 1 fps for a 60 herTz .since average repeat you would loose 2frame but the chance of them being the same are very high ,so ghosting or mouse issue at 13 ms?wouldnt be an issue.you can set the regedit value to 80 ms without issue but if you want to be sure just set it at 16 ms and you ll be fine .sadly your screen is likely between 40 and 60 ms add the 13 ms you talk about and yes in this particular situation you ll notice.since it is likly you are set at the default mouse setting in regedit ,i suggest you lower it via regedit to 17 ms.why not 0?why bother.ms own time clock only refresh every 16.7 milisecond lol.you cant go lower then ms own clock
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Define medium levels of ghosting.

basicly the Asus 120hz 350$ monitor levels of ghosting vs the samsung 700d levels of input lag.

I believe its not as much ghosting as the benq but its still there..
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post #5 of 19
input lag is the worst there is in my opinion. If you have used one, you'll know what I'm talking about.

I used Dell 2005FP 20.1" S-IPS and HP LP2465 24" S-PVA in the past and I hated their input lag. mad.gif
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post #6 of 19
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input lag is the worst there is in my opinion. If you have used one, you'll know what I'm talking about.
I used Dell 2005FP 20.1" S-IPS and HP LP2465 24" S-PVA in the past and I hated their input lag. mad.gif

So you think i should go with the Asus that has 2ms input lag but a bit of ghosting?
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post #7 of 19
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So you think i should go with the Asus that has 2ms input lag but a bit of ghosting?

Well, you'd have to demo both the units and choose the one that you'll want to use. If you don't have that option, then I suppose you'll have to make an adult decision. Honestly, input lag is just very annoying. Everything feels as if it's "lagging". That's my take on it!
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Well, you'd have to demo both the units and choose the one that you'll want to use. If you don't have that option, then I suppose you'll have to make an adult decision. Honestly, input lag is just very annoying. Everything feels as if it's "lagging". That's my take on it!

And what effect does ghosting have? is it like a blur when you turn in a game?
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post #9 of 19
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Well, you'd have to demo both the units and choose the one that you'll want to use. If you don't have that option, then I suppose you'll have to make an adult decision. Honestly, input lag is just very annoying. Everything feels as if it's "lagging". That's my take on it!

So input lag makes things feel like they're lagging? And here I was thinking it did the opposite! rolleyes.gif
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And what effect does ghosting have? is it like a blur when you turn in a game?

i.e. When mouse cursor is moved or key is pressed, there is a delay as to how fast it's displayed on the screen. i.e. If a monitor had a input lag of 5 seconds and after you had pressed a key, that key press would only apper on a screen after 5 seconds.
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So input lag makes things feel like they're lagging? And here I was thinking it did the opposite! rolleyes.gif

I had 2 monitors side by side one with the input lag. when I was moving anything around, the one with input lag, always lagged behind. mad.gif
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