With the recent surge of high-resolution and high-refresh-rate monitors hitting the market, choosing the right cable to use to connect your computer (or, graphics card) to your monitor has never been more important of a task. Four-to-five years ago, when higher resolution gaming was rare and higher refresh rate monitors weren't as prevalent, any of the three common display … [Read more...] about DisplayPort vs HDMI vs DVI for Gaming: Which One Should You Use?
This is a follow-up post to our post on whether or not G-Sync is worth it in 2019. And, as the title suggests, in this post, we'll discuss whether or not FreeSync is worth it and, if so, who its worth it for. We're going to go over what FreeSync is, why it can be beneficial to gamers, how it differs from G-Sync (and adaptive sync), and what some of its downsides are. What … [Read more...] about Is FreeSync Worth it in 2020?
While games aren't being optimized for multi-graphics card configurations nearly as much as they used to, that doesn't mean that there aren't modern games out there that will get a performance boost when running a multi-GPU setup. In fact, the list of modern games that support multi-GPU setups is actually pretty extensive. Of course, there are two different options for … [Read more...] about 7 Best Games That Support SLI [to Test Your System On]
Most modern games give you the ability to select a variety of screen resolutions to play them at. However, for those of you who are looking to run emulators to play older games, or if you're someone who wants to run an older application, it's very possible that that game or application won't offer you the ability to choose an appropriate resolution to run them at. (Looking … [Read more...] about What is GPU Scaling For? (And, How to Turn It On)
In the market for a new graphics card? Unsure of how much VRAM you need? In this guide, we cover how much VRAM you'll need for gaming. One question that a lot of PC gamers have when choosing a graphics card, is, "how much VRAM do I need?" The reality is that there is no one right answer to how much VRAM one might need. The amount of VRAM (Video Random Access Memory) you … [Read more...] about How Much VRAM Do I Need for Gaming (at 1080P, 1440P, 4K)