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post #1111 of 2929
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Originally Posted by mdrejhon View Post

It's a useful item, but nVidia may not be very happy about that.
Unofficially, people can just google "LightBoost on AMD" to find instructions.

However, I'd like to make sure that nVidia appreciates my work in Blur Busters, because nVidia is the one who invented LightBoost & I don't want to upset nVidia -- if you know what I mean.
It would be nice if Nvidia would just add a setting to the driver that lets you enable lightboost without this annoying workaround. It would be a major selling point.
post #1112 of 2929
It will happen just a matter of when.
post #1113 of 2929
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Originally Posted by Art Vanelay View Post

It would be nice if Nvidia would just add a setting to the driver that lets you enable lightboost without this annoying workaround. It would be a major selling point.
I agree.
Easier methods of LightBoost are still coming, whether nVidia does it or not.
I think nVidia should react soon.
post #1114 of 2929
I have a recommendation for the FAQ. Q. Does Lightboost hack shorten the lifespan of the monitor ?
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post #1115 of 2929
It's a bit hard to determine that one, I reckon.

Unless a few fail within 3 months of enabling it.
post #1116 of 2929
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I have a recommendation for the FAQ. Q. Does Lightboost hack shorten the lifespan of the monitor ?
Seeing as lightboost is an intended function of the monitor, I doubt it.
post #1117 of 2929
The crazy thing about LB is that after you get used to playing fps with zero motion blur and then you try even 144Hz, not to talk about 60Hz. You just can't understand how people can play like this and how you could lol.
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post #1118 of 2929
Lol I know what you mean.

I went from 60 up to 144. And I've vowed never again will I go back to 60.

Now I'm at 144 I'm yet to do lightboost. I haven't gamed for 4 days and I have to fly out for work soon so I will get around to it when I get back. But as you said I can only image I will be like never again 144 with no light boost lol.
post #1119 of 2929
It seems like a lot of you have the Asus monitor and not Benq. Does the Asus have better colors? That is the thing I hated about the Benq. Colors were horrible. Also the Benq 2420 is not a 144hz but the 2411 is and it is not sold here for some reason. I have my 120hz samsung and tried the lightboos hack but the screen went way too dark.
post #1120 of 2929
I went the ASUS because I've had a lot of there monitors over the years and I've never had a problem with them.
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