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. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedGaming laptop screen refresh rate?? Forum SolvedScreen lag or slow frame rate when playing games Forum Forcing laptop screen refresh rate Forum can we play 3d games with 3d glasses on laptop which refresh rate is 60hz Forum Refresh Rate Vs. Frame Rate Forum SolvedChanged refresh rate and screen resolution. Black screen. Forum SolvedMonitor Going Black After Changing Screen Refresh Rate Forum SolvedAm I able to change my screen's Refresh rate Forum monitor refresh vs frame rate Forum SolvedRefresh Rate a Factor for Console Gaming Forum screen gets blurry on 75Hz refresh rate ( while my monitor supports it ) Forum SolvedBf3 low frame rate and screen glitches - CPU Problem? Forum SolvedI have a build for a gaming computer that can reach high fps but i need a high refresh rate monitor, help? Forum SolvedI am building a gaming computer that should be able to get great fps but what is with monitor refresh rate? Forum Changed refresh rate on my Hackintosh and now I can't see the screen to change it back Forum SolvedCpu usage spiking at idle up to 70%, in game spiking to 100% causing massive frame rate problems Forum SolvedShould my FPS be equal to my screens refresh rate? Forum SolvedReaching 120 Hz refresh rate on my laptop? Forum SolvedLow Frame Rate on all Games Forum windows 7 screen refresh rate problem Forum More resources Read discussions in other Video Games categories Console Gaming PC Gaming Handheld Gaming Nintendo Playstation Servers Sims World of Warcraft Xbox 360 !