refresh rate

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    Question Refresh rate on multiple monitors

    Hey everyone, Who can explain me how the refresh rate works with different monitors? Lets say the main monitor is a 144hz, seconday 100hz and a third one 60hz. What will the refresh rate be while browsing and what while gaming? Thank you!
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    [SOLVED] Framerates, Monitors, Pixel Density

    Will an RTX 2070 get the same frame rates on a 27" 1440p 144hz screen as it would get on a 32" 1440p 144hz screen, just with less pixel density? or does the increased real estate of screen surface area (+5") cost me some framerates? Hypothetically speaking, other than size, they are identical...
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    Question Nvidia Control panel resolution won't allow 144hz

    I have an Asus VG248QE and it supports 144hz. I plugged my monitor with a DisplayPort cable 1.2 and when I entered Nvidia control panel->Change Resolution->2.Resolution that I have two options. There is a tab called Ultra HD,HD,SD and displays:"1080p,1920x1080(native)" which I know but it won't...
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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...
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    Question A few questions about Refresh Rate, Frame Rate, and Gsync.

    Hello everyone. I hope everyone is doing well in the times we're currently in. Before the questions I'll post my computer specs and the games I play. CPU: Intel i7 4790k (not overclocked) GPU: Asus Strix 980ti (not overclocked) RAM: 16GB 1333hz DDR3 (forgot the rest) Monitor: Dell S2417DG...
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    Question Asus tuf A15

    I want to know once and for all that if the statement "16ms response time translates to a theoretical maximum of a 60Hz "is true or not ,if true then 144hz refresh rate with 18ms (so it can't even reach 60hz)response time is useless so would I better off with a laptop having 60hz refresh rate...
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    Question Showing 120hz but monitor is 240hz

    I just purchased a monitor with 240hz refresh rate. I'm not a gamer and am trying it out to see if it helps with migraines from too much screen time. I'm not particularly tech savvy. I just set it up, but it says it's at 120hz. When I go to Display Preferences on my MacBook, the refresh rate...
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    Question Unable to lower refresh rate on laptop

    Hi, I've recently bought an ASUS TUF A15 FA506II laptop. It boasts a 144Hz display, which for the most part is great, but a lot of games won't run anywhere near that framerate. What I'm trying to achieve is to lower the display refresh rate to 60Hz, so I could run games more smoothly with vsync...
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    Question How to push 144hz onto an external monitor through a MacBook Pro

    I recently purchased the latest MacBook Pro 16" 2020 model which has a 60hz display. I have an external monitor that runs at 144hz and I wanted to connect the MacBook to it and be able to get 144hz. What is the way to go about it and what is the hardware required to get the same? Currently, I am...
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    Question G-Sync Compatibility Artifacts (Screen-Tearing)

    Res: 2560x1440 Refresh rate: 155hz (170hz Overclock) So, i recently got myself an Asus TUF VG27AQL1A, one of the features i was looking for was G-sync, this monitor was certified by Nvidia as "G-Sync Compatible". When i got home, i played with the monitor for a while after changing some...
  11. Question What could be the faulty component in my monitor when it flickers horizontal lines?

    So I've got a faulty NVISION IP24V1 75hz Monitor from a friend. He told me that before his monitor acted unusual, he tried to switch his refresh rate to 75hz[because it was set to 60hz default] from Windows display settings. Everything was okay for a couple of days. But after that, his monitor...
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    Question 27" 1440p 144hz IPS Freesync vs 24" 1080p 144hz IPS Freesync

    I am building a PC with the below specs and i need suggestions in getting a perfect monitor for the below specs. I am looking for an IPS panel with Refresh rate more than 75Hz atleast. Below are the points that i already knew, More PPI means more sharpness. 27 inch 1440p PPI is more than 24...
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    Question What's causing my monitor to occasionally flicker/glitch?

    My monitor often glitches on the bottom part to which I could not isolate the cause. I have updated my graphics card driver and even install the latest driver for the monitor. The native resolution of the monitor is 1366 x 768 @ 60Hz. Sometimes whenever I start my computer it sets its resolution...
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    Question Monitor refresh rate help - 240hz

    Hey all, I recently bought a 240hz monitor (asus gaming vg279qm), but it's a bit overkill for my system. I bought it as it was on sale at a local store, and was a 1-day return - so I got about $150 off the RRP. I'm running a: ryzen 5 3600, RTX 2060, 16gb DDR4 RAM, and so on. My question: if...
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    Question 240 hz monitor only showing 144hz?

    Hi everyone. A while ago, I purchased the Alienware Aw2518h, a good 240 hz monitor that I would strongly recommend. I started using it on my old PC with 240hz and had no issues, however when I plug it into my new one, I have problems with refresh rate. When I go to my display settings, the most...
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    [SOLVED] Old Toshiba TV with VGA - can I use as monitor?

    I'm certain I've asked this before but searching through my content I can't see it anywhere so I'll try again! I've got an old Toshiba 20WLT56B TV which I occasionally use for playing PS3. The inputs are 2x Scart, Component, S-video and a PC-RGB (VGA) input. I want to use it as a monitor...
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    Question Can I run a 144Hz monitor at 75Hz?

    I want to buy a new computer nowadays and I want to buy a new display too. The thing is I want to buy an RTX 2060 and it won't give me 144+ FPS on all games. So I wanted to buy a 75Hz monitor. The problem is I can't find a well built, sturdy 75Hz IPS monitor with height adjustment(it's quite...
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    Question Stuck at 30Hz on 4k monitor

    I recently bought a 32" Samsung 4k monitor (Samsung UHD UJ590), and I just realized I'm only getting 30Hz refresh rate at 4k, which is difficult to use for work and impossible to use for gaming. What is my best route to getting 60Hz? I know my monitor supports 60Hz at 4k, it's in the manual. My...
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    Question 144hz Monitor not showing desired refresh rate.

    Recently got a new 144hz monitor plugged it in and saw its only running at 60hz. Went on advanced display setting and it only showed 60hz available. So went to Nvidia control panel, created custom resolution and tested it. It said test succesful do I want to save this resolution. I click yes...
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    Question Not showing 120hz in nvidia control panel

    my 120hz asus vg278 monitor is not displayed by name in nvidia control panel and not a option to do 120hz ive bought a new cable from dvi to DP but that didnt work i only have hmdi and dvi in my minitor and hdmi 2.0 seems not to work aswell i have created a custom resolution with 120hz but that...