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REAL/ACTUAL 120hz LCD monitors DO exist. Loads of computer monitor LCD monitors are REAL 120hz. No TV is REAL 120hz currently. All TVs use frame doubling or interpolation or something. Real 120hz computer monitors will not make any movie look smoother since it's just 24FPS, but games will be a LOT smoother. Real 120hz monitors accept 120hz input. 120hz TVs only accept 60hz input


You working at best buy gives you no grounds to pretend to know something that you obviously know nothing about.
Love the fast response, and let me rephrase, none at Best Buy will do 120 FPS.... And there are only a few 120hz monitors that are actually 1080p... less than 3...

Love how people automatically attack and please calm down...
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Love the fast response, and let me rephrase, none at Best Buy will do 120 FPS.... And there are only a few 120hz monitors that are actually 1080p... less than 3...

Love how people automatically attack and please calm down...
Well you did emphasize that no LCD can do real 120hz.

That is wrong.

I always respond fast. http://www.overclock.net/live.php
That link allows it

I'm always calm although I don't seem like it.
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Originally Posted by De-Zant View Post
Well you did emphasize that no LCD can do real 120hz.

That is wrong.

I always respond fast. http://www.overclock.net/live.php
That link allows it

I'm always calm although I don't seem like it.
As I was stating and most people who shop at Best Buy, don't expect the big screens to do real 120hz to 240hz or even 600hz plasmas or expect to find real 1080p 120HZ monitors anytime soon at Best Buy... I 'obviously don't know what I am talking about' so i'll just shut up and not post here anymore...
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Man will you CRT dummies give it a break? No one here is saying that your common LCD looks better and is faster than the best CRT out there.

What we ARE saying is that some of us don't have 2k to drop on a mini bank-safe sized monitor that hums annoyingly at us and cooks our bedrooms and another $30k for the home renovation needed to house it and laser eye surgery needed to correct the vision damage the radiation from the damn thing causes.
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Originally Posted by De-Zant View Post
REAL/ACTUAL 120hz LCD monitors DO exist. Loads of computer monitor LCD monitors are REAL 120hz. No TV is REAL 120hz currently. All TVs use frame doubling or interpolation or something. Real 120hz computer monitors will not make any movie look smoother since it's just 24FPS, but games will be a LOT smoother granted that you can get FPS well above 60. Real 120hz monitors accept 120hz input. 120hz TVs only accept 60hz input


You working at best buy gives you no grounds to pretend to know something that you obviously know nothing about.
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Originally Posted by Chris13002 View Post
Love the fast response, and let me rephrase, none at Best Buy will do 120 FPS.... And there are only a few 120hz monitors that are actually 1080p... less than 3...

Love how people automatically attack and please calm down...
Both of you are wrong.

True 120Hz monitor's Tv's and Projectors. All of those listed on 3d Vision Capable are all true 120hz displays. And there are plenty of 1080p displays that do 120hz.
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post #46 of 48
Thread Starter 
I just bought the ViewSonic VX2268WM off of newegg. Hopefully it will be here in a couple of days and I'll be posting up my impressions.

Thanks for all the comments everyone!

PS Anything special you need to do with an ATI card to set it at 120hz?
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post #47 of 48
Good purchase I have the monitor myself
Just put refresh rate to 120hz

Vsync your games if u can get 120fps be amazed at the clarity

And for mr best buy,

Your store sells no 120 hz PC monitors, including bestbuy.com


I repeat pc monitors ... Not fake tv 120hz judder reduction
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post #48 of 48
Get the LG one it has the same speed and no ghosting as top crt monitor.
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