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post #11 of 24
I was very suprised to see the differences. When I saw 15fps, It didnt' look that bad, then the 30fps made the 15 look like crap. Then scrolling down following it, the 60 in turn made the 30 look worse.

Had I never seen the 60, I would have been perfectly happy with the 30. I guess it's the same with games. People only gaming at 30fps, never miss the 60 because they've never gotten used to it. I imagine I'm in that boat with 120hz, since I've never gamed at that rate, I've always been happy with 60.
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I have to agree. You can see a difference between the two. I guess with slow moving effects you cannot notice it but its definitely more noticeable in faster moving effects. My next doubt is 60 vs 120

I do feel sorry for anyones wallet that needs 120Hz. /give prayer
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post #13 of 24
Even though they say your eye can't really see the difference above 60FPS, my frag rate sees the difference playing on an 85Hz vs 60Hz monitor. That is for games that I can easily max the vsync fps of course.
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Even though they say your eye can't really see the difference above 60FPS, my frag rate sees the difference playing on an 85Hz vs 60Hz monitor. That is for games that I can easily max the vsync fps of course.
The ones who say so, are wrong.

60hz is torture in the most faced paced FPS games. It's fine for TF2, BC2, COD games and such, but for faster paced games, 60hz is just not enough. For that, I break out my 120hz CRT... It's just pure bliss..
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My netbook lags on all of them LOL. they all look like 15fps to me.

But there is definately a difference between 30fps and 60fps. Although it varies on the engine, some games like crysis can hide lower fps very well due to their motionblur but games like blops look pretty crap under 60fps.
they all ran smooth on my netbook, and im running my 22" LCD 1680x1050 monitor right now.


i think 60 fps is too fluid for TV or Movies. it wouldnt look like a movie.

30-60 fps is good for games, i can even tolerate some mid 20s if the game is intense. i dont have big bucks in my hardware, so if i see an FPS dip, im not angry. tho at 4.4ghz, i do pretty well in pretty much everything i play.
    
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60fps is awesome!
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Don't forget it's a constant FPS'
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I play at BC2 between 60 and 30, near 30 I'm unable to sniper anyone, at 60, I have god-like skill (ok, maybe not, but It's a lot easier).

For FPS gaming and people who really like to play, 60FPS min is the way to go (120 is hard to get).
    
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post #19 of 24
125hz CRT + any quake engine= Pew pew.


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120hz is bliss.

120FPS to 60FPS is what 60FPS is to 30FPS. It's just as big of a difference.

Of course, you're coming from a U2711. The only monitor worth upgrading to from there is the sony FW900, in my humble opinion. Anything else would force you to downgrade size/resolution/quality WAAAY too much.
FW900 is somewhat overrated. There are a few somewhat nicer monitors out there, granted they were priced a lot higher.
Edited by Skylit - 3/27/11 at 2:12pm
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125hz CRT + any quake engine= Pew pew.




FW900 is somewhat overrated. There are a few somewhat nicer monitors out there, granted they were priced a lot higher.
Those monitors are more difficult to get ahold of.
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