Thread: 60 Hz vs 120 Hz
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Old 03-20-09, 04:09 PM   #16
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Default Re: 60 Hz vs 120 Hz

I don't know if anyone mentioned this yet, but I read that HDMI can only carry video up to 60Hz. So even with a 120Hz screen you can't hook it up to a PC to get more than 60fps with vsync.

It isn't like setting your refresh rate to 120Hz on a CRT and having a 120fps frame rate cap with vsync+triple buffering. You'd still be stuck at 60fps but the TV could sort of blend it out to 120Hz (which probably creates lag and ghosting).
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