Last Updated on August 24, 2022
AMD FreeSync is a premium feature from AMD that can make your display experience smoother and more responsive than ever before.
It gets rid of screen tearing and minimizes input lag for a seamless gameplay experience! Learn how to turn this feature on and be sure to read the tips at the bottom.
How to activate FreeSync premium
Freesync is a technology that allows your graphics card and monitor to work together to deliver smooth, responsive gameplay. Here’s how to activate and set up FreeSync premium:
First, make sure that your graphics card and monitor are compatible with FreeSync. You can find more information about compatibility here:
Once your graphics card and monitor are compatible, head over to the FreeSync website and click on the activation button. This will take you to a page where you will need to enter your email address and password. Once you have entered these details, click on the Activate button to complete the process.
Next, you will need to set up your display settings in Windows 10. To do this, open the Settings app on your computer and click on Display settings.
Under Display settings, scroll down until you see FreeSync and click on it.
At this stage, you should see a message letting you know whether the monitor is compatible with FreeSync or not. Click Continue to move forward.
Once you have completed the preceding steps and checked your display settings, you will need to restart your computer for the changes to take effect.
How to set Freesync Premium on Nvidia
To activate and set up Freesync Premium on your Windows 10 PC, follow these steps:
Open the Settings app on your computer.
Click Gaming on the left side of the window.
Under Display settings, click Advanced graphics settings.
In the Display section, under Video adapter, click Nvidia GeForce Graphics
On the Freesync panel, click Sync to display settings (or press F5).
On the confirmation window that appears, click OK to activate Freesync Premium and start syncing your displays.
Benefits of having FreeSync premium
There are a lot of benefits to using FreeSync, and if you’re planning on buying a new computer or game console in the near future, it’s definitely worth getting premium status for your device. Here are just a few of the benefits:
Higher frame rates
With FreeSync premium enabled, your devices will be able to run at higher frame rates than if you weren’t using them. This means that your games will look smoother and more fluid, even on older hardware.
Thanks to the way FreeSync premium works, your devices will be able to sync their graphics faster than if you weren’t using it. This results in less lag between your movements and the action onscreen, making gaming much more immersive and enjoyable.
Better graphics quality
Even if you’re using an older computer or game console, Freedsync can still help improve the graphics quality on these devices. Syncing the computer hardware in real-time, via “framerate syncing” ensure that the framerates are stable. This means that your games will show better graphics while running smoothly.
Low input lag
FreeSync premium ensures that there will be no input lag between the action in-game and onscreen movements on any device involved in the gaming experience.
This can be a huge benefit for any gamer, giving you a certain advantage over your opponent.