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Old 01-01-2006, 01:09 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Vertical Synchorization

A setting in so many modern games that lets the game automatically detect the refresh rate of your monitor and uses it to limit the framerate you get in the game. This can reduce the horizontal tearing you get when you're getting a framerate that is higher than the refresh rate of your monitor, thus making your framerate very stable and looks smoooooth.
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