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

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User Info: TheC0ndemnedOne

4 years ago#11
Some games have absolutely terrible input lag with V-Sync enabled. It's especially noticeable when characters talk. I try to get by without it.

User Info: gastaman

4 years ago#12
I rarely, if ever, turn vsync on. Then again, it's hard to hit 120 fps on most modern games if I'm maxing out all settings.
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User Info: Mitch35

4 years ago#13
I never turn Vsync on.
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User Info: KillerTruffle

4 years ago#14
I only use Vsync if I'm getting bad tearing. Otherwise, I let the game run as fast as it can.
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User Info: PhilOnDez

4 years ago#15
I used to just limit my framerate but I've started noticing tearing even then. I just kinda gave up and I've started using it. I don't play many shooters but I haven't any lag in the games I have played.
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User Info: Annihilated

4 years ago#16
There's never a reason not to turn it on. The games always look like ass without it.

User Info: ThePHiLsTeR

4 years ago#17
sometimes unless I'm playing competitively then definitely no. The 100 fps is better than 60 fps.
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User Info: daemon_dan

4 years ago#18
I enable it through Nvidia control panel. Hardware forced is often WAY less laggy and crappy than in-game set.
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User Info: MC RaZaR

4 years ago#19
I usually don't turn on VSync.
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User Info: claytonbuckley

4 years ago#20
depends on the game. if my rig is struggling to max out the game, i'll turn it off. If it's running easily maxed, i'll turn it on.
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