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I'm not able to get 120 FPS in BF3. So with 144hz for BF3 only I could just turn off lightboost and lower my frames to 75 with 144hz which is pretty damn smooth.
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post #342 of 2929
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Originally Posted by writer21 View Post

I'm not able to get 120 FPS in BF3. So with 144hz for BF3 only I could just turn off lightboost and lower my frames to 75 with 144hz which is pretty damn smooth.
In some games including BF3 I still get the Lightboost benifit and it looks smooth above 80fps and I get the additional motion clarity. If you could tweak some settings to reach above that mark it would be benificial. Of corse Lightboost will look its best at 120fps, but still very good above 80fps IMO.

I suggest trying Lightboost with Counter Strike GO where it is pretty easy for most higher end GPUs to stay at 120fps and the motion clarity is very benificial to the type of gameplay.
Edited by Swolern - 2/9/13 at 1:38am
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post #343 of 2929
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Originally Posted by Swolern View Post

You don't need the inf if you have a 3d emitter. At least that's how it works on my monitors.

From what I read before the Lightboost strobe light can't go up to 144hz. Have you been able to achieve this?

@ writer21
Lightboost 120fps@120hz looks tons smoother than non-Lightboost 144fps@144hz.

To clarify, I correctly understood from his post that he does not have a 3D emitter (VG278HE), and that he would like to turn off lightboost in BF3 so he can run it at standard 144HZ, thus was my reply.

He already is running lightboost in games that he gets enough FPS, and would like to only use standard 144HZ in BF3 alone.
Edited by hamzatm - 2/9/13 at 3:50am
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Is there a way to keep lightboost on without have stereoscopic 3D on? CS Go always launches in 3D mode and having to press control T every time it starts, or when i alt tab out of the game gets annoying since it seems to take almost a minute to register.
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Don't think so, although once in lightboost you can uncheck the "enable stereoscopic 3D" checkbox, apply settings, and then start your game. Think that works, but your monitor may go out of lightboost after restarting the PC or something.
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You guys type -freq or -refresh in ur cs go launch options?
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Not really no, but I'm not currently a hardcore CS GO player. What duz that do anyway?
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If only there was a tweak to give any LCD monitor equivalent input latency to a CRT monitor. In hindsight that's the biggest advantage that CRT's have.
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Is there a way to keep lightboost on without have stereoscopic 3D on? CS Go always launches in 3D mode and having to press control T every time it starts, or when i alt tab out of the game gets annoying since it seems to take almost a minute to register.

Yes, follow the reg edit instructions. I have full-time LB without 3D enabled.
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If only there was a tweak to give any LCD monitor equivalent input latency to a CRT monitor. In hindsight that's the biggest advantage that CRT's have.

These 144Hz monitors have like 2-3 ms input lag. That is deep into trivial territory and are essentially as fast as a CRT.
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Yes, follow the reg edit instructions. I have full-time LB without 3D enabled.
These 144Hz monitors have like 2-3 ms input lag. That is deep into trivial territory and are essentially as fast as a CRT.

Not that I don't believe you, but I'm a sucker for monitor tech so if you have a comparison test between one of these monitors and a CRT and could post the link for me I'd eat it up.

Also, when they test an LCD and hypothetically come up with 2-3ms of input latency (for the sake of argument) that's not saying the monitor has 2-3ms of input latency. That's in relation to the CRT it's being tested against. Again, since we're just talking about the minutiae of monitor business now.
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