Thread: 60 Hz vs 120 Hz
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Old 03-03-09, 11:22 PM   #9
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Default Re: 60 Hz vs 120 Hz

Originally Posted by einstein_314 View Post
Wait...I think people are confused. The jump from 60 Hz to 120 Hz was not to get rid of flickering (as it was known on crt's). It was to get rid of the 'judder' or 'jerkiness' when playing 24fps material (blu-ray etc). I'm not really bothered by the jerkiness (I barely notice it, and when I do it's usually just on slow panning scenes...).
correct. 120Hz or 24p allows 24 FPS material to have each frame refreshed 5 times, instead of the 3:2 method employed by 60Hz displays.

tbh, most people cannot tell the difference lol.
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