> > Thing is that people confuse the term lag. Some are using the term when there are
> > slowdown in games.
> > I always just use -syncrefresh and -nothrottle, and don't have tearing, or at least
> > on the 3 different PC that I have acces to
> We are talking about input-lag here and the thing is, if people never experienced a
> "more" input-lag free MAME distro like GroovyMAME for example or even better a
> original PCB, they will never know or feel, what this topic is all about. Thats
> because people get used to the input-lag and so they think, everything is fine.
> Once you start playing with a MAME distro with less input-lag and ideally with a CRT
> setup, you will notice the difference, mostly with sounds or music and if you are
> really good in fast paced games like shmups, obviously also with the input strokes.
You either pick minimum input lag or no tearing (outside of those Gsync things that I don't wholly understand), I don't think it's possible to have both.