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Poll Results: What refresh rate does your primary monitor run at?

 
  • 39% (44)
    60Hz or less (60Hz, 30Hz, etc.)
  • 19% (22)
    61Hz to 99Hz (75Hz, 85Hz, etc.)
  • 40% (45)
    100Hz or above (120Hz, 144Hz, 165Hz, etc)
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post #21 of 41
1600x1200 @ 100 Hz, soon to change to 1440p @ 144 Hz.
    
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post #22 of 41
75hz Freesync. Games are super smooth. I have no complaints, and my R9 290 doesn't either. tongue.gif
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post #23 of 41
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OK, whoa, a lot of votes already. I'm surprised, haha. And a lot fewer people running 60Hz, but maybe selection bias here....it's like asking a random group of car owners, "What liter size is your engine?" Of course the "big" guys will talk first, haha.

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Err, I'm not saying 60Hz is necessarily bad. ATM, without a dedicated GPU, I'm on 60Hz and for browsing, it's fine--I'm not dying. But, in gaming....I fell onto the 120Hz strobing bandwagon and I can't get off. bike.gif

And, true, depending on the games you play, resolution might be more important than refresh rate (with the limited amount of GPU power we all have).
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post #24 of 41
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Originally Posted by ikjadoon View Post

OK, whoa, a lot of votes already. I'm surprised, haha. And a lot fewer people running 60Hz, but maybe selection bias here....it's like asking a random group of car owners, "What liter size is your engine?" Of course the "big" guys will talk first, haha.

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Err, I'm not saying 60Hz is necessarily bad. ATM, without a dedicated GPU, I'm on 60Hz and for browsing, it's fine--I'm not dying. But, in gaming....I fell onto the 120Hz strobing bandwagon and I can't get off. bike.gif

And, true, depending on the games you play, resolution might be more important than refresh rate (with the limited amount of GPU power we all have).

For what it's worth, as someone who voted for/owns a 144 Hz monitor, if I had an unlimited budget and a bigger/better designed room, my main gaming display would be an LG OLED TV which is 4k 60 Hz.
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post #25 of 41
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Originally Posted by boredgunner View Post

For what it's worth, as someone who voted for/owns a 144 Hz monitor, if I had an unlimited budget and a bigger/better designed room, my main gaming display would be an LG OLED TV which is 4k 60 Hz.
Make that two.
    
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post #26 of 41
This sort of feels dejavu when 1080 1st reached 120 Hz (I got one still 3rd rig) over 1440 60 Hz panel. You had a lot of members that didn't mind 60 Hz for the better resolution that they received and were even willing to turn down game settings in order to achieve 60 FPS for 1440. Only your hard-core gamer stuck with 1080 @ 120 Hz because they couldn't handle the motion blur. Now were looking at 1440 finally reaching 120 Hz but also resolution reaching four times that of 1080. While members are enjoying their newly found144 Hz refresh rate others are enjoying their even higher resolution at 60 Hz isn't so hard to comprehend..

This poll is subjective to preference and will not prove one is better than the other, than it will say which is more popular here perhaps.
     
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post #27 of 41
1440p @ 100hz (Home Monitor)

1080p @ 120Hz (Work Monitor)

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post #28 of 41
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Originally Posted by Arizonian View Post

This poll is subjective to preference and will not prove one is better than the other, than it will say which is more popular here perhaps.
I assumed that's what the purpose of the poll was to begin with. To me it's no different from preferring a higher DPI on your mouse Vs. a lower DPI, or perhaps a certain Cherry MX switch on your mechanical keyboard.
post #29 of 41
60 FPS @ 4K, I put screen size, dpi and resolution over FPS, and don't play fast pace shooter game to benefit from it anyway. I was on of those that tried 1080p 120hz and went to 1440 @60 FPS stragiht after that(Korean Monitor) and didn't look back.
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144Hz 1440p here. For some games I play at a locked 60fps, and for the desktop I run at 120hz due to GPU clock speeds not lowering properly at 144hz.

At least they weren't last time I checked. tongue.gif
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