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hi guys i wanted to ask someting

can someone tell me what kinda framerate you need to have while playing games so as not to feel that the game is going slow?

i mean its diff for diff types of games

as of now, my lappy is handling C&C 3 at a steady 30.3 fps, but when a superweapon is used, it goes slow..... DAM

and stalker is doing 48 to 58 fps, and still feels slow..... DAM again!

iam using D3DGear to guage fps.....
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60.

People will argue 30, about all those frames humans can handle. But 60+ is when i start to be unable to notice.
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60.

People will argue 30, about all those frames humans can handle. But 60+ is when i start to be unable to notice.
I'm willing to bet that what you notice is a significant change in framerate. If you were given a constant 30 or 40 fps, you wouldn't have any reason to complain.

My routine is to get the game to the settings I want, find out what framerate my graphics card can provide me regularly, and cap my framerate at that value.
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