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Old 08-18-2006, 07:45 AM   #11 (permalink)
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Originally posted by CrazeD
60Hz is the refresh rate for the monitor. I don't see how that would lower or limit your FPS, though.

Most games have a cap on FPS. Why I am not sure.
That cap is there to prevent your FPS jumping to 200 and down to 30-60fps, that would cause the game to become VERY jumpy, so they cap it to 80-120fps usualy [mine for example is capped for 120fps] so the jumps downwards won't be so dramatical..


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Old 08-18-2006, 09:06 AM   #12 (permalink)
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Refresh rate has nothing to do with FPS. You can get 500 fps regardless of the monitor; you will not see all 500 frames though.

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