Frame rate in game and refresh rate of laptop screen Tags: PC gaming Games Framerate Laptop Screen Video Games Last response: November 16, 2012 10:05 AM in Video Games Share lengcaifai November 16, 2012 9:57:47 AM i play nfsw and i notice the framerate hovers between 40-55fps, but i would only get an actual 30fps if my screenrefresh rate is 60hz in this case is it better to set my screen refresh rate to 40hz to get a solid 40fps? any suggestion is appreciated thanks More about : frame rate game refresh rate laptop screen darth pravus November 16, 2012 10:05:25 AM you will get 30fps if you have vsync on as it locks it to your refresh rate or half. Without vsync on you will be able to see up to 60fps and it will be much smoother than locking it to 40hz as that will send you down to 20fps if you ever drop below 40fps. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumForcing laptop screen refresh rate ForumFrame rate confusion. ForumLCD Refresh Rate ? ForumIf my monitor refresh rate is 60 hertz is my game fps 60? ForumRefresh rate vs reaction time vs frames/sec ForumScreen tearing within the refresh rate ! ForumReaching 120 Hz refresh rate on my laptop ? ForumUnable to adjust refresh rate on dell laptop ForumHaving frame rate issues with GTX 660 Ti ForumStrange laptop display problem - refresh rate ? ForumLCD refresh rate in gaming - 60hz vs. 75hz ? Forum60hz vs 100hz Refresh Rate (gaming) ForumWaste of a GTX 670 to get a 60hz refresh rate monitor? ForumRefresh rate problem??? ForumPS3, and Wii adding to wired network. ForumJust bought an original need for speed most wanted and the game just doesnt star ForumGames lag when laptop is running on battery! ForumMulti Colors when playing Certain game. Help Pls!! ForumGame Shopping Forum[Solved] What's the next PC game that's going to be the benchmark for graphics? More resources Read discussions in other Video Games categories Console Gaming PC Gaming Handheld Gaming Nintendo Playstation Servers Sims World of Warcraft Xbox 360 !