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I notice it when my FPS drops from 60 to 30. I never got why people go "you don't see above 20-30 FPS". I can clearly see the difference. Game's on 60 FPS, I notice a difference, check the FPS again "Yep, it's 30". Now, it doesn't really bother me, but still.
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Hey, you can check FPS ingame by going to

~/drawfps 1

success!
post #33 of 37
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Originally Posted by Phoenixlight View Post
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.
Well some people don't notice it. There's two reasons for that

1: Their eyes suck.

2: They play games where it is not noticeable.


It should be noticeable in BO and TF2 unless you play slow paced classes



But really... I CLEARLY see the difference between my 60hz LCD and my 85hz CRT. (The CRT can go higher, and I see the difference there too. I just don't want to lower the resolution too much)
It's night and day.
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Movies also use a blur effect that games don't, that's why games need higher fps to be smooth.

I can definitely tell when games go under 60fps, harder to play. Tf2 any time it drops under 150 it just feels weird.

In cod Bo u can raise the fps cap by typing /com_maxfps 1000 which will make max fps 1000. Fps usually hovers in high100s to mid 200s and 300+ just standing still
 
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I believe the original question of this thread was how he can check his frame rate, not whether your an elitist with fragile egos.
    
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The OP's question's been answered at least 20 times.
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The OP's question's been answered at least 20 times.
this. no need for more answers
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