wondering if the screen is still running at 144 hz when in windowed fullscreen since i can't check with vsync. Multitasking is great if I happen to be respawning, waiting for a loading screen, or if I need to look up information about the game (like looking up quest info for MMOs). I have 144hz 60hz screen and everything is as it should in windowed and fullscreen modes. 15:58, to be clear, if i put vsync on with a 144 hz screen it locks fps at 144 fps, not 60fps as it would with a 60 hz screen 15:59. So, if getting every single last drop of framerate is your priority here, only play in fullscreen mode: If you're using Windows (or Mac? In terms of FPS / CPU differences I havent done any experimenting myself but recon you would see a drop in performance in windowed mode depending on your spec and setup. Clicking on the game pushes the other (naughty, immersion breaking) windows and the taskbar into the background, seamlessly filling the full screen. Playing in windowed mode allows you to switch to other tasks with no delay, or even multitask. Fullscreen mode at non-native resolution means that instead of shifting graphics output to a rectangle on the screen (something relatively fast your computer stockholms dykcenter instead has to scale the picture from the game resolution to your native resolution with bicubic filtering or better (expensive!). But if i use fullscreen windowed mode its not 144 fps.
Using both settings ingame it kinda feels the same but i just want to be sure its working so its not running at 60 hz and i just wasted a bunch of money haha 16:01, i guess i'll play CS with fullscreen enabled. I have seen several games that have a video display mode that is windowed with no borders, at the same resolution as the desktop. Unfortunately most games don't seem to include this feature yet. It seems to balance the trade-off between running in fullscreen, and running a game in windowed mode. Its not liked i have time to do other shit anyway when playing CS 16:03, login or register to add your comment to the discussion. Copy URL, the point is that you can have other applications viewable at the same time.
I have the new screen set at buss från stockholm central till nynäshamn 144 hz and old screen at. In effect, it looks like you're playing in fullscreen mode, but you can still switch to other applications with no delay. 15:40 did you make sure to set the monitor hz under your advanced settings in windows 15:47, playing with Vsync is not a good idea. Try disabling vsync, it creates input lag and is only disadvantage in firstperson shooters. If your game resolution is your desktop resolution, then fullscreen is likely to be slightly faster than windowed mode in all scenarios, for the reasons enumerated.
This results in usually a minor performance drop when playing in windowed versus fullscreen. Hello, I know that, fullscreen yields more FPS than, fullscreen. Window Mode, minus the ease of alt tabbing for multitasking. In some games like.