Frame rate (also known as frame frequency) is the frequency (rate) at which an imaging device produces unique consecutive images called frames. Frame rate is most often expressed in frames per second (FPS) and is also expressed in progressive scan monitors as hertz (Hz).

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Ways to improve Windowed gaming [on hold]

So heres the question. I play Infestation: Survivor Stories for not too long, and the main problem of this game has always being the frame rate because of an aweful optimization. But also its quite a ...
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Are breakpoints relevant in D3? [duplicate]

How often does the game update? In Diablo II the tick rate was 25 FPS (ticks per second). In a blue post this is confirmed and mentions that D3 has a higher rate, but a precise number is not given. ...
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Counter Strike 1.6 Configurations

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Minecraft framerate drop! Please help

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Does deleting game help frame rate?

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Why do video game framerates need to be so much higher than TV and cinema framerates?

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