Which game settings cause the most lag? - Nvidia Reflex Latency Analyzer

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Rogue Vor 8 Tage
*cries in amd*
Eric Skyler
Eric Skyler Vor 21 Tag
V-Sync, mostly
Darin Gridley
Darin Gridley Vor 23 Tage
Linus, I watch your honey ads on your videos because I love you.
DaimyoD0 Vor Monat
Have you guys ever heard of Standard Deviation? 👀 I hear it's a really great way to empirically measure how consistent data are. Maybe you should try recording all the latency measurements for a given test condition and then compare them to each other? If only there were some sort of statistical test to see if there is a difference between two test conditions greater than that of random chance... 🤔 Pedantry and sarcasm aside, y'all should really just do T-test. They're very quick and easy to do, much easier than standing there and trying to "eyeball" whether or not the numbers are more consistent with with Reflex Low Latency off. I know y'all run a tight production schedule but I'm certain Anthony would be content spending a half hour grabbing 10 data points for each test and throwing them on an excel spreadsheet. I realize that the point of this video is more to showcase the tool, not the results, but clearly they are significant enough to you for y'all to discuss them at length in the video. (I guess with a sample size that small you should probably do a z-test but the procedure is almost exactly the same. And if you only wanted to compare two test conditions on how consistent their latencies are you'd actually use an F-test to compare variances in that case but my point is do some basic statistical analysis it's very easy and important)
EAJB Vor Monat
So Linus is the afk guy in deathmatch that we get to knife...
Rudro Uger
Rudro Uger Vor Monat
Lie-nus you are Lie-nus!! What does that mean...😕
Bulut und Hanna Duman
Bulut und Hanna Duman Vor Monat
activate Windows! ;D
devilmaylol Vor Monat
“git gud scrub” - Anthony, 2020
Brian Vor Monat
"next we need to figure out how to minimize brain lag". Lol you laugh now, but I actually had an Apple Certified "genius" argue with me about 120fps being useless because he said "your eyes only see in 30 fps", Im like, "dude I can tell a clear difference filming in 120 vs 30, its so much smoother, have u never seen a 144hz monitor?" and he said "yea but anything above 30 is just artificially added frames to make it look smoother, but your still actually only seeing 30 fps", I said "REALLY? and where is this artificial optimization being processed? IN MY BRAIN?" and thats an Apple Genius for you
Joanna Lee
Joanna Lee Vor Monat
I really like Anthony in these. He's like the voice of reason holding down Linus' hyperactivity.
unsatisfied review3r
unsatisfied review3r Vor Monat
I need it so I can kill hackers faster than their trigger bot
Leo G.
Leo G. Vor Monat
We figured out how to minimize brain lag decades ago. It’s called “cocaine”. Unfortunately, there are some pretty severe bad side effects. Do not recommend.
Paweł Kurek
Paweł Kurek Vor 2 Monate
I love to watvh you guys :D some of you are like "beautiful minds" weird and Linus is so funny trying to live among you all :D haha and he have same sence of humor like me. Hilarious!
Paweł Kurek
Paweł Kurek Vor 2 Monate
It is so cool to hear Anthony to speak about tech how they wirk and give expertese. Tis dude know this shit like noone ealse. You can feel it.
omfgbunder2008 Vor 2 Monate
DOS gaming build, definitely original hardware, emulators are broken and cheat
Robert Puffer
Robert Puffer Vor 2 Monate
360 refresh??? WTF?
Robert Puffer
Robert Puffer Vor 2 Monate
Thought 1ms was the norm??
Rebel Makers
Rebel Makers Vor 2 Monate
The "boost" part is basically just a bypass of power saving settings on your PC
Taylor Guziewicz
Taylor Guziewicz Vor 2 Monate
I love how right Anthony is consistently. He's like a hot dog eating brain surgeon.
Yeshwant Radev
Yeshwant Radev Vor 2 Monate
haha Crysis go brr
xMCxVSxARBITERx Vor 2 Monate
23 ms is not less than a frame on 60hz though... 1 frame @ 60hz = 16,666....
Koutsn Vor 2 Monate
On + Boost does the same thing as setting the GPU to high performance I think? it just makes sure the GPU stays clocked high when GPU usage is low so it pumps out frames faster
merumeru Vor 2 Monate
Looking forward to the old PC vs dosbox comparison. Been something I've been wondering for quite a while.
Julien Powell
Julien Powell Vor 2 Monate
Why is the audio synced so badly? The sound stops and his mouth keeps moving.
Rikorage Vor 2 Monate
LOL you want a cripplingly badly optimized game? Play Warface. It's Free2Play, Pay2Win, and the Washington server will have you crying how bad it gets. It's getting a server merge with the EU ones (because NA really only has BR players left), so it might change, but playing it since 2014, I doubt it.
chris r
chris r Vor 2 Monate
Moving the mouse around constantly doesn't seem to make sense during a latency test
M3rcy Hybrid
M3rcy Hybrid Vor 2 Monate
Branden Schuler
Branden Schuler Vor 2 Monate
Am I the only one that noticed the hair sticking out behind his left ear? I figured the comment section would have been all over this.
gurka Vor 2 Monate
csgo settings: high, fn settings: low, linus: how is fortnite so much faster than csgo?
C Vor 2 Monate
"Your eyes are living in the past" - Anthony 2020
Tiky Reol
Tiky Reol Vor 2 Monate
Why doesn't the video answer the question in the title? Why is Anthony fiddling / fidgetting nervously? Why do women have hairs on the legs? Why do men have nipples? Why do our nails grow? Did our ancestors have nail clips (not sure what the word for that is in English)?
White Hat Rabbit
White Hat Rabbit Vor 2 Monate
4:29 potential meme
d k
d k Vor 2 Monate
I dont not care how many more hurts a panel is above 144hz I can not use a panel without ULMB, one you go ULMB you cant go back specially if you are over 30+ years old and have bad eyes..
Jumus Jumbuck
Jumus Jumbuck Vor 2 Monate
which DoS games did your kids like?
musikSkool Vor 2 Monate
Or just give me option to turn off all shaders, done.
appc23 Vor 2 Monate
I think the Activate Windows watermark forces vsync on. I hope you didnt bust your tests this way.
pjwhit19 Vor 2 Monate
I would rather just buy the cheaper version of the monitor and buy a better keyboard and mouse. Cause 100+ dollars goes along way on mice and keyboards.
Tajmr Vor 2 Monate
Activate windows
Vivin Xavier
Vivin Xavier Vor 2 Monate
Can you please test if streaming/recording with OBS (NVENC and x264) adds input lag ? I've always felt it does but without necessary hardware can't confirm.
Joao Paulo
Joao Paulo Vor 2 Monate
i see youre a man of culture linus, g203 and g305 are the best
Paul Schlote
Paul Schlote Vor 2 Monate
Streamers and "e sports" is the cancer of video games.
Kyle Clements
Kyle Clements Vor 2 Monate
DOS build challenge: Get "Star Trek: A Final Unity" to run. That was one of the last big dos games, and it had nearly every janky extension imaginable.
Gabriel RC
Gabriel RC Vor 2 Monate
Activate Windows
JönsöN Vor 2 Monate
Was the csgo test made in 128tick or 64tick server ? :)
Dope Gamer
Dope Gamer Vor 2 Monate
Gahdamn, post those K/D ratios with all of this research ya'll are doing..
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patamonsvk Vor 2 Monate
Or.. and listen here. you buy the new alienware AW2521H which has the reflex feature and its cheaper (at least in Europe) then the non reflex Asus.
Average Joe
Average Joe Vor 2 Monate
Which game causes the most lag? Me: Google Chrome
Victor Silva
Victor Silva Vor 2 Monate
Even in a powerful PC, chrome lags the youtube player, omg!
MightyOwl Vor 2 Monate
dani has ruined the words "wow, that's pretty cool" for me, I can't unhear him when you said that
Noobee Gaming
Noobee Gaming Vor 2 Monate
love the dark intro!!!
Alessandro Johnny
Alessandro Johnny Vor 2 Monate
Reflex On + Boost keeps the GPU at 100%, so in theory you'll always have the faster response all the time. At the cost of increase your electrical bill, haha.
Judge Dredd
Judge Dredd Vor 2 Monate
No person can take Linus's beard seriously.
spooks 2000
spooks 2000 Vor 2 Monate
Marcus Marcus
Marcus Marcus Vor 2 Monate
"Speaking of nonsense!..." Linus you almost slipped there lol.
Marco Erasmus
Marco Erasmus Vor 3 Monate
Would have loved to see if G-Sync would impact latency since there is always this question when it comes to VRR
Dead End
Dead End Vor 3 Monate
ur an idiot for using Fortnite as a test game
Blur Vor 3 Monate
U actually don't need buy David a 480hz monitor my 2010 probook 4520s monitor can overclock actually to 444hz and it's actually trying to do it lmao
King John Jhon Jon Jonathan Johnson Johnston Un IV
King John Jhon Jon Jonathan Johnson Johnston Un IV Vor 3 Monate
every millisecond your screen or mouse waste is a millisecond the giant enemy finger could be using to move 0.001cm, another millisecond u cant use to shoot the enemy grenade before it shoots you. every millisecond matters. dont get rekt.
David Vor 3 Monate
Day 113 of asking for a PC thanks 😁👍
Kyzerii Vor 3 Monate
4:30 “Linus gets his cheeks clapped POV Raw HD”
Em Dzei
Em Dzei Vor 3 Monate
nVidia ReFles needs supported game.
Isu Vor 3 Monate
What is the circle of friends? Where I buy this?
Vikas Chauhan
Vikas Chauhan Vor 3 Monate
Make video bit short linus around 10 min
Rick Vor 3 Monate
Fortnite having crazy low mouse latency is like a 99 civic with a modern Ferrari steering column.
Jason King
Jason King Vor 3 Monate
I'm a magician and what your friend said about your eyes living in the past is actually 100% true that's how I'm able to get away with magic tricks
thekraken8him Vor 3 Monate
Thanks for calling out the absolute steaming pile of shit that is the Windows 10 search menu. Keep pilling it on until they do something about it. There's no excuse. Every other OS search is better. Hell, Windows used to be better.
Kmart Kid
Kmart Kid Vor 3 Monate
Whats dumb about windows is that you have to go into indexing options and check mark to tell windows to look into your hard drive and others to do the search thing.
buder5 Vor 3 Monate
5:37 not the first time i heard that xD hehehe
RC-1290 Vor 3 Monate
3:43 Might be an editing mistake, but 23ms is not less than one frame at 60fps. One frame is 16.6(...)ms.
Guido Yagami
Guido Yagami Vor 3 Monate
"Your eyes live in the past" Fun fact we do actually live in the past not our eyes but our brain because there is actually a delay between you eyes seeing a picture and your brain processing it news.mit.edu/2014/in-the-blink-of-an-eye-0116#
UnbeatenNate Vor 3 Monate
Uh oh, Linus yet again is pirating windows X-X
The Opinion of Matt
The Opinion of Matt Vor 3 Monate
I wonder, how much time passes between pulling the trigger on a real gun and seeing the muzzle flash after the bullet leaves the barrel? There is a lot going on there, and it might actually take more time in real life.
Fine Mouche
Fine Mouche Vor 3 Monate
speak about a website of animate background -> use a green non animated background at the end of the video.
Blind Shark
Blind Shark Vor 3 Monate
Ummm sure more worse 8:16
Damien Vor 3 Monate
on plus boost just turns it on plus keeps the gpu in performance mode its the same as setting prefer high performance in the nvidia control panel
bloemundude Vor 3 Monate
Linus, you're making assumptions in this test. Some games may use a virtual bullet along with the physics engine to simulate bullet drop and recoil. Along with this could be a more realistic bullet starting point at the back of the barrel, not showing a fiery blast until the bullet accelerates to the end of the barrel. You would need to know for a fact how each game simulates shots, though. Just my $0.02.
Илья Найдов
Илья Найдов Vor 3 Monate
More useless hardware to the god of useless hardware...
SLICKWHEELS60 Vor 3 Monate
I think that 2.6k comments in 8 mins is... idk
Thechrizzo Vor 3 Monate
9:20 yep ... the windows search is TRASH :D
appr oved
appr oved Vor 3 Monate
millisecond as in .001 second the delta you see is .0001 second human can perceive 50 ms if condition is there or .050 second
Ervini the interested person
Ervini the interested person Vor 3 Monate
Ah Linus is pirating Windows again...
Mike G
Mike G Vor 3 Monate
Wait so did ultra low latency mode make it worse?
North Hustler
North Hustler Vor 3 Monate
Looking at getting a 2070 Super, any advice on the 20 series or 2070 cards?
Robert Neve
Robert Neve Vor 3 Monate
Does anyone remember when you just opened up a game and played it rather than analysed it to death?
Facksy Fiazeli
Facksy Fiazeli Vor 3 Monate
Help me pls, my pc always go blank everytime i play a game with 60 fps in game setting. here is the report i get from windows error report: Description A problem with your hardware caused Windows to stop working correctly. Problem signature Problem Event Name: LiveKernelEvent Code: 141 Parameter 1: ffffb40f7c844460 Parameter 2: fffff8053f0509f0 Parameter 3: 0 Parameter 4: 580 OS version: 10_0_19041 Service Pack: 0_0 Product: 256_1 OS Version: 10.0.19041. Locale ID: 14345 Extra information about the problem Bucket ID: LKD_0x141_Tdr:6_IMAGE_atikmpag.sys Server information: 43aea689-eb85-4453-a6be-243cf24f53cb" my pc specs: Ryzen 5 2600, Standard HSF Asrock x370m Pro4 , Bios ver 5.80 2 x 8Gb 3000Mhz RAM Sapphire Nitro+ Rx 580 4Gb Corsair CX550
Cody Else
Cody Else Vor 3 Monate
you cant just lower refresh rate and expect less input lag, you have to cap the framerate below monitor refresh rate at something that lowers gpu usage below 100%, this reduces the frame buffer between gpu and cpu and gives you better input lag. Which is basically what the reflex software in game does, but without lowering gpu below 100%. On + boost changes your power settings for your gpu to prefer performance so the card will clock as high as it can
JAXi Vor 3 Monate
"unless you're an idiot" Well this idiot wanted 100hz instead of 120hz to get the 10bit RGB ☕
Ruby Pareek
Ruby Pareek Vor 3 Monate
HELLO Linus, I am Sankalp Pareek,a die hard fan of yours from India. I am going through a really tough time and I figured out that I could use some help from a highly talented tech youtuber like you. I have been using a 32-bit Windows Vista Desktop since the beginning of this pandemic... I would be really thankful if you give me a decent laptop from your huge collection of gadgets, it would make my life a lot better. I am really serious about this...please reply to this comment if you want to help (everyone please like this comment so that it comes to his notice).
DeusXcode Gaming
DeusXcode Gaming Vor 3 Monate
Wasn't that a perfect opportunity to test WIRELESS MOUSE LATENCY? Age old Question.
vivhidd Vor 3 Monate
Are you sure the monitor catches up the whole input latency from the "click of the mouse up to the muzzle flash appearing"? I don't know how that would be possible, since the monitor has no absolute information of when the key was initially pressed. I mean, no matter what the monitor does, there has to be an input latency between it and the mouse (or whatever), before it even shows you the so-called "precise" input lag. The monitors "input-scan" is not delay-less.
ASUSfreak Vor 3 Monate
That 1 hair at your left ear-ring distracted me a lot lol
Domassjames Vor 3 Monate
Yea but the nee nvidia OSD is absolute shite,because you can not have you fps only, gotta have all that extra garbage, unlesss theres are work around in which case yay too good
Antonio Noack
Antonio Noack Vor 3 Monate
3:43 wrong Antony, it's (21ms) better than a frame @ 30fps (33ms), but not better than @ 60 (17ms) or was Linus saying it wrong? Because later at 1080p Linus says it's 16ms...
Randorn Canis
Randorn Canis Vor 3 Monate
Windows 10 Game Mode. Full screen optimization. Display cloning. Picking which cloned display is clone source. Full screen versus windowed. Let's test all the things. Battle(non)sense, where you at?
a borger man
a borger man Vor 3 Monate
michael vinuya
michael vinuya Vor 3 Monate
Maybe run a test for mouse latency for wired and bluetooth.
Max B.
Max B. Vor 3 Monate
Minimize brain lag? Did you ever hear about adderall? ;)
KalinskiyaXS Vor 3 Monate
The fast internet you dont have.
Flex Vor 3 Monate
Im new to this channel, but the only thing i was focusing on is the ''Activate Windows'' watermark on the monitor. Just shows how good Microsoft really is
Jari Vor 3 Monate
There is more than laag in a game , its when the gamedeveper dont actually show whats going on in the game so what you see are assumtions to make it Look good and feel flawless ( overwatch )
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