S27a950d help please Tags: Graphics Cards Laptops Monitors Graphics Last response: February 14, 2012 3:08 PM in Graphics & Displays Share Anonymous a b U Graphics card a b D Laptop a b C Monitor February 14, 2012 2:45:52 PM I just got my s27a950d very happy with it with working the xbox but main reason I got it was for the 3d movies. I want to connect my laptop (hp g62) to the monitor and play movies from it in 120hz. now ive read that 120hz can only be done in dual link dvi or display port? this is where my problem is! my laptop only has hdmi and rgb slots and when connecting the monitor to the laptop i am only getting 60hz really want to get the fully potentail after paying £600 for a monitor and only getting 60hz! I bought a dual link to hdmi adaptor from maplins and that didnt work i still only got 60hz? maybe i need to do something on laptopto make it 120hz? anyone help please thanks in advance More about : s27a950d Chainzsaw a b U Graphics card a b D Laptop February 14, 2012 2:59:35 PM Well i'm guessing your laptops only supports HDMI 1.3 which doesn't support 120Hz 3D screens. You would need either display port, Dual link DVI or HDMI 1.4 to achieve that. Sorry, but the problem is your laptop. Not even a dual link to HDMI adapter will work. Anonymous a b U Graphics card a b D Laptop a b C Monitor February 14, 2012 3:03:01 PM am a bit of a noob to things like this but wud i be able to buy a graphics card to fit into my laptop ?? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Chainzsaw a b U Graphics card a b D Laptop February 14, 2012 3:08:24 PM What kind of laptop do you have? The short answer will be "no" to upgrading your GPU to achieve the 120Hz 3D effects. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHELP - S27a950d - looks awful @ 120hz ForumHelp Me Choose - Samsung S23A700D vs S23A950D vs S27A950D ForumSamsung S27A950D vs Dell U2711 ForumSamsung S27A950D vs. T27A950 ForumNeed help finding new monitor ForumMaking new powerful system. Need help . ForumNew Rig Help Forum120hz over HDMI Forum120hz monitors Forum$4000 Max budget, build me some greatness! ForumDisplay Issues Forum7970 or EVGA Geforce GTX 670 SC Forum(3) 3D Monitors in EYEFINITY is it possible? ForumBest 3d monitor 2012 ForumGT630 Synergy edition ?? ForumGraphics card help ForumHELP! My graphics card keeps getting destroyed! Forum[Solved] Graphics Card Installation Help! Forum[Solved] First graphics card..Help! Forum7970 freezing while gaming - please help More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !