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  1. S

    LG 27GL650F-B G-Sync Compatible Display

    Has anyone tried the LG 27GL650F-B G-Sync Compatible Display? I just opened mine. It shows up as a G-sync compatible display and is certified by Nvidia. I'm just wondering if anyone has tried playing with it? I get 144 Hz at the UFO test. It seemed a bit choppy playing BFV. I have an RTX...
  2. D

    Gsync setup for 4k 40-65hz? Fast sync??

    a bit confused. If my monitor should support adaptive (gsync) from 40-66 (philips 43”). For VSYNC I should use fast sync correct? So if I exceed 66hz will drop frames but be in Freesync gsync mode 40-66 right?
  3. Zarathustra[H]

    Asus 43" 4k vs Acer 43" 4k

    I started wanting to discuss the comparison of these two as of yet unreleased screens, but realized that didn't fall cleanly into either Omegaferrari 's thread on the Asus ROG XG438Q here, or Vega or Skott 's threads on the Acer Predator CG437K P here and here respectively. Since they are both...
  4. AlphaAtlas

    Nvidia's Freesync Monitor Support Tested

    Nvidia recently released a driver update that adds support for Freesync monitors, but the GPU maker was quick to point out that "non-validated" displays could exhibit serious issues. However, Techspot put that claimto the test last January, and just followed up on it with a handful of new...
  5. K

    FS: ViewSonic XG2402 144hz Freesync (G-Sync compatible) 1080p gaming monitor

    Up for sale is my trusty gaming monitor. Going bigger, so not needed anymore. Purchased a few months ago, the monitor is in excellent condition. No dead pixels, comes with a standard 3 year warranty from ViewSonic and comes with the original box and cables. Worked great with my RX 580 and my...
  6. J

    Input lag : Unrestricted<Gsync/Freesync<triple buffered Vsync<double buffered Vsync ?

    Although i'm not gonna take your answer for graded i'd like your expert opinion.
  7. AlphaAtlas

    PC World Interviews AMD's Scott Herkelman

    PC World sat down with AMD's Scott Herkleman, and got some good info on FreeSync, Radeon VII, and the future of AMD's gaming graphics. Among other things, he talks about why Radeon VII only supports PCIe Generation 3, Nvidia's decision to support freesync, and reaffirmed that Navi is coming in...
  8. B

    Is G-Sync still worth it? Seeking advice for monitor & GPU upgrades

    To mods- I wasn't sure if this topic belonged in Video Cards or Displays so feel free to move this thread if it doesn't belong. So with nVidia now caving and supporting Adaptive Sync/FreeSync now, I'm trying to figure out if G-Sync monitors are truly worthless and should never be considered at...
  9. cageymaru

    How Well Do FreeSync Monitors Work with NVIDIA GPUs?

    Techspot has performed testing on FreeSync monitors and NVIDIA GPUs to determine how well do they work together. They were extremely skeptical of NVIDIA claims that FreeSync monitors exhibit issues with AMD video cards. They knew that cheap brand monitors had quality control issues, but...
  10. cageymaru

    NVIDIA CEO Jensen Huang Dismisses the Radeon VII as "Underwhelming"

    At CES 2019, NVIDIA CEO Jensen Huang held back no punches when voicing his opinion of the Radeon VII. When interviewed by Gordon Mah Ung of PC World, he called the Radeon VII "underwhelming." He said, "'The performance is lousy and there's nothing new." "[There's] no ray tracing, no AI. It's 7nm...
  11. cageymaru

    NVIDIA Demonstrates Issues with Non-Validated FreeSync Monitors at CES 2019

    At CES 2019, NVIDIA announced that it was going to support Adaptive Sync monitors that passed its certification process. Out of over 400 monitors tested, only 12 were deemed "G-SYNC Compatible." NVIDIA has created a display at CES 2019 to highlight issues that non-validated FreeSync monitors may...
  12. cageymaru

    Samsung Announces New Monitors for Gaming and Content Creation

    Samsung has announced new members to its monitor family. First there is the CRG9 49" gaming monitor that features a super ultra-wide screen and dual QHD resolution (5120x1440). The monitor meets HDR10 standards with a peak brightness of 1,000 nits and local dimming. The display uses Samsung's...
  13. cageymaru

    Here Is the Samsung C32JG53 32" Curved Gaming Monitor

    PCTechHub on YouTube has been sent the all new Samsung C32JG53 32" curved gaming monitor with AMD FreeSync support to review. While the resolution is a letdown for productivity, the 144Hz refresh rate is great for gamers according to the reviewer. He goes over the pros and cons of the monitor in...
  14. U

    Acer Nitro XV273K - 27", 4k, 144Hz, Strobing, 10-bit, 97%+ DCI-P3, HDR 400, Freesync/"Gsync"

    http://www.tftcentral.co.uk/reviews/acer_nitro_xv273k.htm#vrb TFT Central Recommended (their "highest" award). Ticks every box one could want (except for those that don't want IPS panels). Only missing FALD, which lowers the level of HDR to only 400, but at $900, it's $1100 less than the X27...
  15. cageymaru

    AMD FreeSync Support Slated for Inclusion in Linux Kernel 4.21

    According to Michael Larabel of Phoronix, FreeSync support (or VESA Adaptive-Sync / HDMI VRR) is going to be merged with the upcoming Linux 4.21 kernel cycle. This will enable full FreeSync support for Linux gamers who own an AMD GPU! Mr Larabel also found new AMD Zen linux-firmware, and a...
  16. C

    Looking for ~40" 4k 60Hz monitor with freesync - any options besides wasabi?

    I've been using a 40" seiki panel at home for several years, and recently convinced my boss to let me upgrade to a 43" TCL at work. Both are great for productivity, but neither is any good for gaming. I tried a wasabi panel about a year ago, but ended up returning it due to a defective...
  17. cageymaru

    Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.9.3 Drivers Have Been Released

    Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.9.3 drivers have been released and they contain optimizations for Assassin's Creed Odyssey and Forza Horizon 4. An issue with FreeSync where stutter was observed in certain high framerate scenarios was fixed. The driver team at AMD also addressed driver...
  18. cageymaru

    Nvidia FreeSync Revisited

    PC Perspective ran an article detailing how to enable AMD FreeSync on an Nvidia GPU by copying the frame buffer from the Nvidia GPU to an AMD APU connected to an AMD FreeSync display. During their recent podcast #511, PCPer discusses in great detail how it was done and their testing...
  19. Pieter3dnow

    AMD clarifies a bit more FreeSync 2 HDR (DisplayHDR 600) certification

    It seems that AMD has some kind of update on what exactly Freesync 2 HDR is exactly. http://www.guru3d.com/news-story/amd-clarifies-a-but-more-freesync-2-hdr-(displayhdr-600)-certification.html The monitor from Samsung described in the Guru3d article was also used in...
  20. FrgMstr

    AMD Talks Radeon FreeSync on TVs with PCPer

    Ryan and Antal sit down and shoot the bull about FreeSync usage on TVs. Variable Refresh Rates on an open platform are a thing of the future....hopefully. The biggest problem with VRR is the fact that until you see it and use it in person, it is very hard to appreciate just how big a deal VRR...
  21. R

    Samsung Updates 2018 TVs with FreeSync Support

    PCPer is reporting that Samsung has released a firmware update 1103 for 2018 QLED TVs, bringing them FreeSync support. FreeSync support has been enabled on the Q6FN, Q7FN, Q8FN, Q9FN, and NU8000 sets. PCPer notes that the 55" Samsung Q7F TV can be had right now for around $1700, which is $300...
  22. S

    Why Variable Refresh Rate -- i.e. FreeSync and Gsync?

    If a display can have a custom resolution specified in the gpu control panel, why is variable refresh rate a make or break feature for some? Couldn't you just benchmark the title you're currently playing, exit, then set the custom refresh rate to the average fps of that title, then turn on...
  23. FrgMstr

    Samsung UE510 28" 4K Refurb on the Cheap with FreeSync

    28" 4K Samsung goodness WITH FreeSync for $230 Prime Shipping.
  24. D

    FS: Server and 4U Server Chassis

    Morning all, I have some stuff to move...Before I move! 1 - Dell SE2717H FreeSync Monitor: I bought this monitor earlier in the year around June. I love it with my RX480 Strix, but the problem is no VESA. So I bought the VESA adapter and it works just great! But, if you are a whole arm...
  25. FrgMstr

    Blind Test - RX Vega FreeSync vs. GTX 1080 TI G-Sync

    Blind Test - RX Vega FreeSync vs. GTX 1080 TI G-Sync - Totally unscientific and subjective testing is scorned by many, so if that gets your panties in a bunch, I suggest you stop reading. We had the opportunity to preview AMD's RX Vega this weekend, and we put it up against NVIDIA's GTX 1080...
  26. cageymaru

    LG Launches 32UD99-W 32" Class 4K UHD IPS LED Monitor with HDR10 and FreeSync

    LG is ready to launch their 32UD99-W 32" Class 4K UHD IPS LED Monitor with HDR10 and FreeSync on March 28th, 2017. You can Pre-Order the monitor at B&H Photo and Video for $999. HDR is something that I'm personally looking forward to. This LG should impress with it's IPS screen, but I do wish...
  27. cageymaru

    Nixeus debuts new FreeSync monitor lineup at CES.

    Article on the Nixeus new FreeSync monitor lineup. Nixeus was the first to create a 30 - 144Hz FreeSync monitor. https://www.custompcreview.com/news/exclusive-nixeus-displays-27-inch-1440p-144hz-freesync-gaming-monitor-32-inch-4k-freesync-monitor/36062/ Nixeus Unveils World’s First 27-inch...
  28. L

    HP Omen 32" QHD Monitor - 2560x1440, 5ms, 75Hz freesync, VA panel

    HP Omen 32" 32" 2560x1440 QHD 16x9 aspect ratio 75Hz refresh rate 5ms AMVA+ panel 100% SRGB color spectrum FreeSync Click here for original deal thread containing a lot of good information on the monitor.
  29. W

    Video Card Dilemma

    So I have somewhat of a dilemma when it comes to my current gaming setup(s). I have two gamings rigs right now. One will be hooked up to my 4k TV for living room 4k gaming and the other will be in my office for better mouse and keyboard gaming. Really the only games I play on mouse and keyboard...
  30. D

    How good is Freesync LFC (Low Framerate Compensation)?

    I want to get a new monitor and currently I'm looking at one that has a refresh rate of 48-144hz with freesync. I've read that LFC allows freesync to continue working below the lowest refresh rate of your monitor as long as it's 2.5x less than the maximum refresh rate. For those who have...
  31. S

    Do AdobeRGB, FreeSync and UHD real matter?

    Hi, guys. I have very strange question, i know. Please help me to distinguish between technology and marketing. Now i use Wide Gamut display with gb-r led in my notebook (DELL XPS l502x). I want to buy a new monitor, but i can't understand, what parameters are important. 4k resolution is very...
  32. J

    Wasabi Mango UHD400 40" 4k Display

    I had been wanting to pick up a new 40-43" 4k display for use as a computer monitor for a while. Looked at quite a few 4k TV models with high hopes for 4:4:4 @ 60Hz, but didn't seem to be having good luck. I had been using a pair of 27" Shimians for over 3 years now, so I decided to look into...
  33. U

    LG 34um67-P - SOLD

    Take this beast off my hands! You'll enjoy it, especially if you're running an AMD card.. :D LG 34um67-P AMD FreeSync 34" Gaming Monitor - SOLD
  34. W

    Please educate me about Freesync

    I've been doing a technology research for a few months, and I've learned a lot from it. One of the last things that I still don't know much about is Freesync. I've read about it a bit: It didn't started very good, but then AMD fixed it, and then improved it a lot with Crimson. There's also some...
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