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AMD claims it can offer the benefits of Nvidia’s G-Sync with a free driver update, Nvidia rebuts – fight!

AMD claims it can offer the benefits of Nvidia’s G-Sync with a free driver update, Nvidia rebuts – fight!

At CES this week, AMD made an unusual announcement about Nvidia’s new G-Sync technology. According to the company’s senior engineers, they can replicate much of the advantages of Nvidia’s G-Sync tech through the use of what are called dynamic refresh rates. Multiple generations of AMD video cards have the ability to alter refresh rates on the fly, with the goal ...

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Nvidia G-Sync reviewed: Will the new monitor tech reinvent gaming, or vanish as a niche product?

Nvidia G-Sync reviewed: Will the new monitor tech reinvent gaming, or vanish as a niche product?

In October, Nvidia revealed its new monitor synchronization technology designed to improve game experiences by synchronizing directly with the GPU rather than relying on standard timing systems. Dubbed G-Sync, the new method could revolutionize monitor technology — if it delivers as advertised. Now that the first reviews of G-Sync are in, what kind of real-world improvement do we see? So ...

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