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Old 06-26-2005, 05:37 PM   #11 (permalink)
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refresh rate makes no difference on an lcd.
There is a clarity difference on mine. 75hz is much sharper than 60hz.
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I see.
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Refresh rates on LCD should be set to 60.

CRT refresh rates should be set just high enough to get rid of flicker (as low as possible without flicker).

This is according to the powers that be in Computer Shopper, CPU, and PC World.
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Refresh rates on LCD should be set to 60.
Why 60 when it can be 75?
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did they say why?

anyway, my 21" CRT has a max refresh rate of 180HZ, but my video card doesn't get that.
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did they say why?
Yes, I did.

But I do think your reply would do much better without the sarcasm.
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An LCD doesn't flicker like a CRT was the explanation for that one.

There was no real explanation on the CRT refresh, other than it was basically doing nothing helpful.
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did they say why?

anyway, my 21" CRT has a max refresh rate of 180HZ, but my video card doesn't get that.
Sheesh what kinda you have?
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Someone sounds jealous...
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