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Much like 720P vs 1080P @ 8 feet distance, I seriously doubt that in a double blind test, you could discern with any kind of reliability a 60Hz image from a 120Hz image.

Nah, you can tell without a doubt. Hell, I run my monitor at 60Hz for convenience, but, when I switch to 120Hz+ I notice the difference in mouse movement even on desktop. On top of that, the image will look much sharper on a higher refresh rate monitor. Personally I can live without it, but, I'm not going to act like there is no discernible difference because there is. Just to me it's not a huge deal one way or the other and I like my games to run at a steady fps over fluctuating fps.
     
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Much like 720P vs 1080P @ 8 feet distance, I seriously doubt that in a double blind test, you could discern with any kind of reliability a 60Hz image from a 120Hz image.

Most TV's will not even allow a 120hz input. And the method they convert a 60hz to a 120hz image sucks. Makes it look like a soap opera.


On a Monitor, the difference is very easy. Hell even 96hz vs 60hz is easy for me.

I can tell within seconds on a FPS if i'm running 96hz or standard 60 on my PLS Panel. Was Even more noticeable on my old 120hz TN panel. Games like BF3 had a big difference.

Anything that doesn't require a lot of movement, like a RTS is pretty much non noticeable(other than in cursor movement). Not enough action to really tell.


Kinda hard to tell people the difference, you really would need to see it for yourself. Also Quality of your Eyesight will come into play, but you would have to have really bad eyesight to not tell.
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