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No difference whatsoever.Save your money and buy something else,seriously.
    
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In your case I would say stick to the 60Hz one , simply because you get too many fps from allmost all games you play . I Bet you get over 60 on allmast all games you play ..

Oh , and you might want to read this too . It's really gonna make you look in a diffrent way to monitors ,and their real specs .
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In your case I would say stick to the 60Hz one , simply because you get too many fps from allmost all games you play . I Bet you get over 60 on allmast all games you play ..

Oh , and you might want to read this too . It's really gonna make you look in a diffrent way to monitors ,and their real specs .
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I got into writing this big thing about the eye-cells responsiveness to frequency and decided no to. So I'm just going to leave this-

10Hz is the lowest frequency the 'eye-cells' of the retin can focus on.

As of 2010, the USAF has determined that 1/340th a second is the fastest the visual-cortex can make out and understand a/an object(s). Different objects where flashed to student pilots through video means, at different intervals(fractions of seconds).
post #46 of 68
Greetz
Why do people feel compelled to comment on things they've never even tried?

1) Some games behave very differently at different framerates and I'm not talking about below the threshold of playable, but well above merely smooth. Code is interactive.

2) Recently I broke out an old Pro quality CRT to test this @125Hz and 125fps and the difference was a considerable competitive edge, especially in close-in combat. The flip side is the CRT Horiz finally broke down and I had to go back to a 60Hz LCD where I felt it again only in the wrong direction.

3) There are other threads about this and people in the know point out that just seeing 120Hz spec listed doesn't mean the same thing. Get the real thing if you're an avid gamer that doesn't stop playing after beating "Easy".
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Quote:
Originally Posted by PDXMark;12261650 
I got into writing this big thing about the eye-cells responsiveness to frequency and decided no to. So I'm just going to leave this-

10Hz is the lowest frequency the 'eye-cells' of the retin can focus on.

As of 2010, the USAF has determined that 1/340th a second is the fastest the visual-cortex can make out and understand a/an object(s). Different objects where flashed to student pilots through video means, at different intervals(fractions of seconds).

Thats focusing on and understanding distinct objects flashed on a screen- object(carrot)/blank(white screen)/object(potato). Its not talking about in-game fluidity when spinning your POV 180 degrees for instance. I use an old openGL game that churns out huge FPS and can easily notice a difference between 120Hz and 200Hz, let alone 60Hz.
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You won't notice any difference unless you play a lot of FPS games and spin around a lot, then you might just be able to notice a slight difference; there's no difference in RTS games like Starcraft II and Dawn of War II though.
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It seems like people really can't agree. I would say that if you can easily notice the difference in logging in to Win7, then you would be able to see it even in SC2. Of course when actually running fps above 60.

I am thinking about getting a 570 along with the benQ 24" True 120 Hz, so that would help me get some better frames, to begin with, but I guess it's more for SLI 580's with any new game.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Infernosaint;12262100 
It seems like people really can't agree. I would say that if you can easily notice the difference in logging in to Win7, then you would be able to see it even in SC2. Of course when actually running fps above 60.

It's not that there's no difference - there is. It's just useless. I'm about as picky as it gets (I actually refuse to play UT at 60hz) but there are instances where it just doesn't matter.

I can see it in SC2, but who cares? It's not a fast game. I'd rather put my money into a nice IPS panel if I played that.

The only reason I even own a 120hz panel is because (as I said earlier) I play competitively in UT... and there are very few players in NA with better hitscan than mine (not sure how I can say that without appearing cocky redface.gif ).
    
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