Forum discussion tagged with 240hz.
  1. Flame1

    Question Recommendations for a 240Hz+ 1440p 27" monitor ?

    Hello, I'm currently on the market for a monitor as title says. The monitor I'm looking for should preferably fit in this criteria: - 27" - 2560x1440 - 240Hz or more - Nano-IPS type colour gamut - Flat (Not a fan of curved displays) - Preferably under £1k, however I will consider all justified...
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    Question Best configuring BIOS settings ASUS PRIME B550-PLUS

    Hy guys! I would like your help, because for some reason the game is not smooth(CSGO,CS1.6, and whatever fps) and I have a G-sync 240hz monitor, and I think something needs to be set in the bios, but I don't know, Windows was installed today. I attached the rest below. Thank you for the help...
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    Question Aggressive display flickering during gaming

    Hi everyone, I have no idea if this issue is related to my laptop GPU, monitor cable or the monitor itself so I am posting this everywhere it might be relevant. My monitor is set up at 240hz and sometimes during gaming (no matter the game), the images start to flicker aggressively while the...
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    Question FreeSync on/off / HT on/off

    Hello all, I recently got a new monitor LG UltraGear 27GN750-B 240hz and am a mildly casual player with friends on Valorant. I see that this monitor comes with FreeSync Premium. I would like to know some opinions on if I should have it on or off (using the OSD) I usually don't play at...
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    Question Refresh rate drops from 240hz to 144hz ?

    Hi, hope everyone is doing well and safe I recently got a used monitor LG UltraGear 27GN750-B 240hz for a decent deal. However, I have some concerns I would like to get an expert review on. I enabled 240hz (which was on default) using display adapter properties in Windows and turned off...
  6. lisbono2001

    Question Stuck at 144 hz on 240 hz monitor

    I bought a Lenovo monitor model Y27gq-25 which is 2k (1440p) display 240 hz monitor. It's fine for the first few days but after that it stuck at 144hz. So I decided to send it to the retailer store where I bought it from for them to diagnose the issue. But when they test it, it seem fine so...
  7. rocketbeam

    Question Help stuttering in all games

    I bought my computer a year ago and I keep having stutters in all games I have a pretty high-end pc and I should not be having these issues I have even set up my Nvidia for best performance settings I really need help!!
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    [SOLVED] 60hz -> 144hz or 240hz

    Hey guys im currently sitting on a very old 60hz monitor. I mainly play Games like CS , Valorant and League. I guess it is time now to get a new monitor and im wondering if i should update straight to 240hz or go for 144hz? I heard many ppl say 240hz is overkill for non semi-pro/pro gamers (im...
  9. ecrane

    Question Getting random black screen on Alienware AW2720HF monitor ?

    I bought an Alienware AW2720HF about a month ago from Best Buy. It worked fine with no issues until today the screen went black. There is an IPS glow but, neither the logo nor the OSD will display with or without a pc. The power indicator will come on, and if connected through HDMI, The PC...
  10. Equals

    Question Why can’t my monitor run 1920x1080 at 240hz

    I have the omen 27 inch 2560x1440p 144hz- 1920x1080 240hz monitor by hp, and when I try to run 1920x1080p on some games (for example fortnite) I cannot get it to run 1920x1080p on 240hz, i have to use 1600x900 which is more blurry. What do you think could be causing this?
  11. lorenzoenzo

    Question Primary monitor sometimes @60hz instead of 240hz after reboot & secondary monitor disabled?

    Hi, so I did a clean install of windows about a month ago and kinda since then am experiencing the issue that after starting my pc (not every time but often) my primary 240hz monitor sits at 60hz and my secondary monitor is disabled. So everytime I experience this bug I have to go to windows...
  12. S

    Question 360hz monitor or a BenQ 240hz ?

    Hi i have seen some similar posts to this but not really good enough answers to cover my question here,i play competitive games only and i care to have up to 1080p monitor,i am thinking of buying a 360hz monitor for CS but i dont know if they current ones out there like ASUS and Alienware are as...
  13. zaneiya

    Question Games always feel different every session (Input lag/Not smooth)

    Title kinda describes the problem. I highly doubt there is a way I can fix this anymore, but mb someone will help, w/e. So, games always feel different every session: sometimes they feel very "floaty" and not "sharp", sometimes they feel like I'm playing on 100hz monitor (I upgraded from 144hz...
  14. BaconFormula

    [SOLVED] GPU for QHD at 240hz

    Hey, Gang! So...I am buying a QHD Monitor with 240hz (g-sync compatible), and I am ready to buy a new graphics card to handle it but I'm not sure how crazy I need to get with it. I mean I absolutely want to get the full QHD with 240hz in game with ALL the details turned up so I now it needs to...
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    Question Animations are noot smooth on high refresh rate monitor

    Hello everyone, I've owned a 240Hz monitor (AW2518HF) for a while now, and I still love it. Recently I decided to see what the difference between 144Hz and 240Hz looked like. After concluding that you can actually feel a pretty big difference in windows and games and can also see a difference...
  16. syramix

    [SOLVED] i was wondering, can a rx 550 run a 280hz 1080p monitor on the native resolution and refresh rate?

    would i be able to run a rx 550 on a 280hz monitor with the native 280hz refresh rate and 1080p resolution without issues? i dont play big games i mainly play like geometry dash and i can usually hit 2k fps on there. i just need to know if my gpu will only hit 240hz or can it really hit 280hz.
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    [SOLVED] 240hz Display locked at 144hz refresh rate.. Help?

    Hi, I recently bought a 240hz 1440p monitor, alongside a Thunderbolt3 -> DP1.4 cable to support the bandwidth requirements. I wanted to power it with this gtx1070 fitted gaming laptop. I plugged it in, set it up, but the monitor is locked at 144hz refresh rate, because the laptop shoved it...
  18. T

    [SOLVED] 144hz or 240hz?

    Hi Guys! I need your opinion if my brother should get a 240hz monitor or just get 144hz for gaming? He usually play these games Also he plans to play on 4k The specs on pc is Ryzen 3600 Corsair 32gb 3200mhz Gigabyte Aorus 5700xt 8gb NZXT M22 AIO COOLER BE QUIET DARK POWER PRO 11 850w these...
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    Question fortnite is not smooth

    Hello everyone.I have a problem.Fortnite is not smooth when fps is stable 240. My PC I7 9700k RTX 2070 2x8 Ballistix Sport LT 3200 Gigabyte z390 UD SSD Kingston 3D 240GB Monitor 240 HZ ALIENWARE AW2518HF I TRIED -reinstall windows 100 times -change gpu to 1060 -use vsync/gsync and cap 237...
  20. M

    Question Alienware 240hz monitor locked at 144hz now?

    I've been using the Alienware 240hz G-Sync monitor for probably around 2 years now no problems. I decided yesterday to move my setup up to my room rather than my basement, and after hooking everything up, the monitor won't go to 240hz anymore, and the highest it'll go is 144hz. I have it...
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    Question 1440p to 1080p ultrawide?

    I am looking for a new monitor and would like some advice on what to get. So currently I have a 1440p 144hz 27 inch display that I've had for years now and its begun to flicker and its been getting worse as time goes. I want to make the switch to an ultrawide display but I cant seem to find...
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    [SOLVED] I need a 240 hz HDMI 10 ft cable

    So basically, I have a 2080 Super ASUS Advanced GPU. It only comes with 2 DisplayPorts and 2 HDMI ports. I'm looking into playing VR, and the Valve Index / Rift S requires a DisplayPort to power. Right now I am using my two DisplayPorts for my Monitors. Obviously the simple solution is to switch...
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    [SOLVED] Best Monitor for Gaming 1080p 240hz monitor vs 2k 144hz ?

    Hey All, i've posted previous post about selecting new monitor after my 1080 144hz monitor died and i'm looking for a new one now im getting really confused actually i don't know what is the ideal option upgrade to 2k 144hz since i have rtx 2080 who can handle 2k monitor ips or va panel or...
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    [SOLVED] Micro stuttering on desktop PC

    I get micro stutterings when I'm just on the desktop, no games opened, however, when playing osu for example, I don't get any stuttering at all, and for csgo, altho I do get them from time to time, it's much less frequent than on desktop, why is that? I have an rx 560 paired with an i3-6100 +8GB...
  25. T

    Question last vs 2nd gen 240HZ Tn panels and toms hardwares testing methodoligy

    First of all no hate for my name please tom is my actual name. I own a pg258q from asus which uses AU optronics first gen tn 240hz panel, my friend recently got the aorus kd25f which uses a 2nd gen panel. out of curiosity i ran a number of things with the window split across both screens...
  26. C

    [SOLVED] 2 Monitors - 240hz and 144hz with GSync = Stutter?

    Hello friends, I've been scouring the internets for answers to this question with no luck. I have a ASUS PG258Q (240hz) and the PG278Q (144hz) now I've been dealing with a micro stutter that has ever so slowly been eating away at me. After trying everything I could think of the last thing I...
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    Question This is so frustrating. I’ve had a new pc for months and fortnite still feels really unresponsive and delayed.

    I can’t play fortnite because everything I do feels so delayed. Like there’s a frame time issue but in other games that are even more cpu intensive my game feels super fricken smooth. I just need answers at this point it’s been literally 6 months that I’ve had this piece of garbage pc. It’s so...
  28. Claptagne

    [SOLVED] PC Rate

    Hello there! I'm creating my list for next month purchase, and I would like to get some feedback on the parts, would you swap anything? List: MSI 1080Ti Founders Edition(Evga Hybrid) 16GB Corsair RGB Pro 3200Mhz MSI x470 Gaming Pro Amd Ryzen 7 3700x 1TB samsung SSD 550Mps Write/Read Nzxt...
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    Question 240hz monitor

    Hello guys! I am looking to buy 240hz monitor mainly for csgo (sometimes other fps games like fortnite etc) The thing is I dont know which one should I get, as you know I would like one with the lowest input lag (fastest response time possible) for cs:go I'd love to have monitor with digital...
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    Question speakers behind mointor still bad?

    I have a Asus XG248Q 23.8 and razer nomo speakers, i don't have lots of space and both speakers are directly behind the screen is this something that can cause the screen to crash/ magnet out or do any damage to the screen?
  31. Mörtti

    Question What if you have 240hz monitor

    If you have 240hz monitor does your system try to get 240fps harder than if you got only 144 or 60hz monitor? Im just interested and want to know how it works.
  32. Chancebest123

    Question Monitor not getting 240hz

    So i know alot of people asked, but non of the solutions worked for me, so maybe i am doing some different I have a Samsung UE55D 55in Professional Display, some sites said it would go to 240hz, and another site said 120hz, either way i want to get 120hz or higher. I use a ZotacGaming RTX 2070...
  33. K

    Question Monitor goes black while gaming for 3 seconds and then comes back

    So i recently build my new pc and after the build i started playing games. But while playing games the screen would go black for around 3 seconds and then would come back again. I have 3 monitors but only the middle one would go black. I tried reinstalling windows, using diffrent cables...
  34. K

    Question Please help 240hz is gone

    So i mounted my 3 monitors to the wall yesterday and since then my main monitor (Acer XFQ250) can only go up to 120hz. Before that i could just play 240hz on it. Im using the exact same cables and everything but it doesn't go higher then 120. Ive tried diffrent cables, diffrent graphics card...
  35. K

    Question 144Hz Flat or 144Hz Curved or 240Hz Flat?

    I just upgraded to a GTX 1070 from an RX 570 (and I currently use a Ryzen 5 1600) and am looking at getting a new monitor to get more value out of my GPU and a better experience overall for gaming. I have been using a 75Hz freesync monitor but want both a higher refresh rate as well as G-Sync...
  36. A

    Question Cannot play CS:GO 240hz

    I recently bought a PG258Q Asus monitor. It supports 240hz, and I set dektop refresh rate to this value. It works perfectly until I launch CS:GO. Using mat_info, I'm told that CS:GO is still running 144hz (Display mode : 1024 x 768 @144hz (BGRX8888)). VSYNC is off, -freq 240 is in launch...
  37. jackcraft666

    [SOLVED] Can i use a 2.0 (HDCP) HDMI cable from a laptop to a 1080p 240hz monitor

    I've read statements saying "the HDMI 2.0 allows for 1440p at 144Hz and 1080p at 240Hz". I have a laptop with a HDMI 2.0 (HDCP). and was wondering if this was true, and if it was true. What Monitor would fit in this bracket perfectly...
  38. jackcraft666

    [SOLVED] Can i extend my laptop to a 240 hz or 144hz display

    So, i have a gaming laptop with a hdmi outlet. I was wondering, if it was possible to have my laptop onto a fully 240hz display. I was thinking maybe getting a cable where it goes into the laptop a hdmi, but on the other end of the cable a display port , which goes into the display. (basicallly...
  39. C

    [SOLVED] Adata XPG SX8200 Pro (960GB) compatible with z170x Gaming 3

    So pretty much the title is the question. Is my motherboard z170x Gaming 3 compatible with Adata XPG SX8200 Pro (960GB) ? Does anyone know ?
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    Recommended power supply for i5 8600k and gtx 1060 6gb asus strix

    I’ve thought about getting this power supply for my build, I have the parts above and also 8gbs of ram, looking to overclock as well, this is the psu I was talking about https://www.pcgarage.ro/surse/evga/bq-80-plus-bronze-650w/ thank you in advance