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Old 09-25-2005, 08:18 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey I know this question may sound a bit noobish, but what is ghosting on a monitor?

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Old 09-25-2005, 01:13 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Ghosting is a term used in respect to LCD monitors. When an LCD monitor has a slow response time, and you play games, ghosting will occur, usually in games.

If you were playing a FPS and a dude ran across your screen, it would look like he has a ghost following him, because your monitor wasnt able to clear those pixels fast enough to what they actually should be looking like.
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Old 09-25-2005, 06:25 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Ahh right oh. Thanks.
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Old 09-25-2005, 07:15 PM   #4 (permalink)
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if you've ever played doom on a really old laptop you'll know what ghosting is ... but rarely do i see ghosting on new LCDs
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