Amd freesync. It is royalty free no performance penalty and free to use. Amd freesync has a price advantage over g sync because it uses an open source standard created by vesa adaptive sync which is also part of vesas displayport spec. As a result all screen tearing and stuttering is eliminated within the dynamic refresh rate range of the display. Say goodbye to frustrating sub par gaming and step into a visual experience so good you might just forget about the real world altogether.
This document provides instructions how to enable amd freesync and contains the following sections. Support for low framerate compensation lfc low latency. Amds freesync is frame synchronizing technology designed to eliminate screen tearing in games without the performance overhead of v sync. Amd freesync premium 1 technology adds to the baseline freesync technology tier and equips serious gamers with a fluid tear free gameplay experience at peak performance.
Freesync is amds take on adaptive sync similar to nvidias g sync. Freesync was developed by amd and first announced in 2014 to compete against nvidias proprietary g sync. Freesync is an adaptive synchronization technology for liquid crystal displays that support a variable refresh rate aimed at avoiding tearing and reducing stuttering caused by misalignment between the screens refresh rate and the contents frame rate. Amd freesync synchronizes a compatible monitors refresh rate hz with a compatible graphics cards frame rate fps.
At least 120hz refresh rate at minimum fhd resolution. Because freesync 2 is an hdr pipeline exclusive to amd that allows the game to talk directly to the monitor for lower latency hdr processing we dont expect this functionality to work with. Just like you need an amd gpu to use freesync you need an nvidia gpu it could also be third party branded to use g sync. With amd freesync technology you can fully immerse yourself in your game without any jarring visual artifacts to distract you from your main objectives.
Heres how to get it.