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3-13-2009 @ 5:54PM
Is your game skipping noticeably? Are other players and objects around you suddenly in a different place? Do motions seem jerky and unnatural?If not, your frames per second are fine. Once things you see move fluidly, anything more won't matter in a game like WoW. An FPS, maybe, but not WoW. Movies are shown at around 24 FPS, but could probably get away with as low as 18, which should be considered "Minimum acceptable FPS for a game like WoW".Also, your framerate will NEVER exceed your monitor's refresh rate (which is measured in hertz, but means the same thing as frames per second for the purposes of a videogame). For me, that's 60FPS, which effectively becomes my maximum.As long as I stay between 18 and 60 FPS, all is right with the world.
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