couple questions about freesync

Talk about AMD's FreeSync and VESA AdaptiveSync, which are variable refresh rate technologies. They also eliminate stutters, and eliminate tearing. List of FreeSync Monitors.
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Re: couple questions about freesync

Post by fowteen » 21 Mar 2020, 14:41

so just to confirm, if a monitor supports lfc then it is automatically on and you don't have to turn it on through monitor/gpu settings?

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Re: couple questions about freesync

Post by jorimt » 21 Mar 2020, 17:22

fowteen wrote:
21 Mar 2020, 14:41
so just to confirm, if a monitor supports lfc then it is automatically on and you don't have to turn it on through monitor/gpu settings?
Correct.
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Re: couple questions about freesync

Post by fowteen » 29 Mar 2020, 17:50

I recently wanted to try playing csgo with freesync and vsync on and the -3 fps cap but csgo has two different types of vsync. double and triple buffered. I do not know in depth what vsync is apart from it caps fps to your monitors refresh rate and only displays frames when they are needed so does one of the (double/triple buffered) vsync modes work better with the recommended no tear,smooth frametime experience than the other?

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Re: couple questions about freesync

Post by jorimt » 29 Mar 2020, 20:14

fowteen wrote:
29 Mar 2020, 17:50
I recently wanted to try playing csgo with freesync and vsync on and the -3 fps cap but csgo has two different types of vsync. double and triple buffered.
Both G-SYNC and FreeSync function on a double buffer.
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