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You can enable the FPS counter in the config settings for the game.
     
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post #22 of 37
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Originally Posted by Seann View Post
You find 60fps to be laggy? wow, sucks to be you.
Not really, since I know that my eyes are better than the general population.

And it depends on the game. In BC2 60FPS is perfectly fine. In quake and unreal games, absolutely not. You can't play those games very well on a 60hz screen.
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post #23 of 37
Whats a good fps to play at is one of the most subjective topics around, I myself have no problem playing at 25fps, I don't find it holds me back what so ever, and it doesn't seem laggy to me. However calling 60fps laggy, sure thats your opinion, but ***...

'eyes better then the general population' =/= i see more fps then other people
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Originally Posted by .:hybrid:. View Post
Whats a good fps to play at is one of the most subjective topics around, I myself have no problem playing at 25fps, I don't find it holds me back what so ever, and it doesn't seem laggy to me. However calling 60fps laggy, sure thats your opinion, but ***...

'eyes better then the general population' =/= i see more fps then other people
I don't actually believe that people would not see above 60FPS usually.

Just go play quake. You'll quickly realize how low 60FPS really is. If you want to test it, quake live is a free quake 3. Go there and test it. 60FPS just isn't enough for that.
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post #25 of 37
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Originally Posted by Machiyariko View Post
I usually use a program called FRAPS. It will allow you to see the FPS and also take screen shots and video. There is a free version and a pay version.
he doesn't need to add another program to check FPS

you can do it in game

press the ~ key

and type /cg_drawfpsonly 1

that will show your true FPS, Fraps always takes away from the FPS a little because it has to render its little graphic on your screen
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post #26 of 37
Fraps is free for some features (showing FPS, 30 seconds of video at a time, and I think PNG screenshots) but it's definitely worth buying.
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You find 60fps to be laggy? wow, sucks to be you.
In any fast-paced game, 60fps is a slideshow...
    
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post #28 of 37
You can't go faster than your screen refresh rate though, so mine maxxes out at 60fps, your eyes see at about 24fps...hmm OC guide for OCing eyes?
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Originally Posted by m1tch View Post
your eyes see at about 24fps...
Wrong.

I'm not sure why it continues to come up on this forum. It's pretty straight forward - that is FILM which has motion blur because the shutter speed is not instantaneous.
    
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nope.
if you play on a competitive level of fps gaming, you'll notice a HUGE difference between 30 and 60, and if you play on a 120hz monitor, you'll notice a huge difference between 120 and 60 fps
Wrong, I have a 120hz monitor and have tested this in many games (Dawn of War 2, World of Warcraft, Black Ops, Portal, Team Fortress 2, Napoleon Total War, Fallout: New Vegas). There's no noticable difference between 60FPS and 120FPS on a 120hz monitor and there's no difference on a 60hz monitor because the frames can't even be displayed.
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