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When you guys max out a game, do you enable vertical sync?

#1JuiciiPosted 7/30/2013 4:55:52 PM
I seem to always have to do it, otherwise it tears.
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#2Killah PriestPosted 7/30/2013 4:56:47 PM
I only enable v-sync when the tearing is really bad.
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#3ThePCElitistPosted 7/30/2013 4:57:31 PM
Yes because I'd rather have 60 fps and no screen tearing.
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#4ClouddxPosted 7/30/2013 4:58:37 PM
Only if there is tearing and no option to limit the framerate. V-sync causes so much input lag it's almost unbearable in some games, a much better option is to just limit your framerate, but for some odd reason most games don't include this option.
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#5arleasPosted 7/30/2013 4:59:05 PM
From: Killah Priest | #002
I only enable v-sync when the tearing is really bad.


Pretty much this... if the tearing is very minor I ignore it... if it's terrible, I enable it (or in some cases I can just change the max_fps value to minimize tearing)
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#6Snuckie7Posted 7/30/2013 5:00:25 PM
Online FPS - no

Everything else - yes, unless the input lag is atrocious.
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#7GoshoraiPosted 7/30/2013 6:20:29 PM
Not the in-game one.

I use D3DOverrider
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#8CatToyPosted 7/30/2013 6:22:44 PM
Only time I enable it is if I'm playing an older game which I get hundreds of wasted frames per second.
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#9BDSMPosted 7/30/2013 6:23:37 PM
Usually.

Some games the tearing is minimal enough that I only notice when I'm not focused on the action.
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#10snesmaster40Posted 7/30/2013 6:24:23 PM
Yep. Screen tearing usually makes me feel sick after a while.
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