Question Vsync on = stronger brakes?

Discussion in 'Community Support' started by longi, Mar 2, 2015.

  1. longi

    longi New Member

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    Hello Sector3, hello community.

    I just noticed something i want to share with you.
    Normally i have Vsync turned off but for smoother gameplay i turned it on.
    After that i noticed that all my braking points are different and the brakes locked up earlier.
    Could it be that this depends on the input lag of Vsync??
    With Vsync turned off I have a smoother driving experience, better timings and faster laps.
    But a bit stuttering (frame-tearing) on my Full HD 60Hz display :(
    Can someone confirm/reproduce that phenomenon?

    Greetings,
    Longi
     
  2. Sean Kenney

    Sean Kenney Well-Known Member

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  3. ::SKRO::

    ::SKRO:: Well-Known Member

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    That's really weird. Do you have some footage to show with some telemetry data at hand showing this? For example dashboard pro has a feature that shows all about braking distance and other details related to braking
     
  4. le_poilu

    le_poilu Well-Known Member

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    There's some input lag with Vsync ON.
    It can affect your breaking point, but break locks up should not be earlier
     
  5. janni

    janni Member

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    Try setting "Max Prerendered Frames" to 1 in your Nvidia profile (this should reduce input lag to a minimum).

    On the other hand, input lag shouldn't be that drastic as you're describing.
     
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