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post #11 of 18
I don't agree with the conclusion drawn from the florescent light test. Just because people don't notice the florescent lights flickering doesn't mean they wouldn't notice a moving image at that hz vs having more.


Randomly this thought popped into my head though... what if we met aliens, and they could see 5000hz flickers? Our 60hz lights would drive them mad lachen.gif.
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post #12 of 18
Yeah, 85hz vs 60hz is just ridiculous. I can't play tf2 on my 1080p lcd because it's so terrible looking at 60hz.
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Quote:
10 milliseconds (1/10th of a sec)

I stopped reading here.
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post #14 of 18
I feel bad for people who require more than 60hz to be playable. That must suck :\ I'm happy that my brain doesn't process faster than 60 frames a second.
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post #15 of 18
Have you tried a 120hz monitor?

They are much smoother...
post #16 of 18
Am I missing something? LED backlights run directly off AC rather than DC? Doesn't that article linked pertain to household bulb replacements rather than DC led sources??!?!
post #17 of 18
Okay... let's first put it out there that people have different needs. One person may enjoy 120hz, the other may sacrifice that for an IPS with more accurate color reproduction. I personally enjoy the IPS.

Furthermore, the OP cited his research and people come back at him with nothing. With that said, OP nice article. In addition, if you want to debate research or an article, post something more than "120Hz makes the game smoother for my eyes".
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