PC monitor screen refresh rate: 60, 70, 85hz..what does it mean?

Answer The "refresh" rate is the number of times/second that the video card repaints the pixels (dots of light) on the monitor. The faster this is done, the smoother object motion appears. This is importa... Read More »

Top Q&A For: PC monitor screen refresh rate: 60, 70, 85hz..w...

Which is better for your eyes a monitor that supports a 75 hz refresh rate or a 60 hz refresh rate?

For a CRT, I find 75 hz much better, particularly when under florescent lighting. Since the lights run at 120 hz, the monitor can get into a 'synch' with the lights which creates moire patterns on ... Read More »

How to Set the Refresh Rate on a PC Monitor?

The refresh rate of a monitor is measured by the amount of times an image is refreshed every second. Higher refresh rates will yield a cleaner and smoother image, while a lower refresh rate can pro... Read More »

How do i reset monitor refresh rate?

Finding Display SettingsRight-click the mouse on the desktop, opening a drop-down menu. Click on the "Personalize" tab, located toward the bottom of the menu. Scroll down the navigational bar on th... Read More »

What would you rather have for your TV A higher Screen Refresh Rate (Hz) or a Vertical Resolution (p)?

GET a plasma with high vertical resolution and you get BOTH!The screen refresh rate options came out of LCDs limitation to refresh fast enough, so get a plasma and problem solved.