why not 50 fps in live-tv? (1 Viewer)

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Hi everyone out there.

I have a little problem, I have set my refresh rate to be 50Hz but when I start live-tv or a video it goes down to 25 Hz, see screenshoot below. Shall it be like that? Because sometime I get 50 Hz even on live-tv and then sports like hockey looks mutch better, but when I have chnged channel a couple of times the rate goes down to 25, can some explain that to me. I have tried differnt codecs, but can get it to work. Hope someone can help me.

/Juppe
 

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    Sure you were using this codec all the time (w/same settings)? If I remember correctly you will get 25FPS when not using DXVA.

    (But I'm getting old, so hopefully someone can confirm or falsify this :))
     

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    Usually software decoders decode the 50 interlaced content to 25 progressive. MP rendering is locked to the video frame rate during video playback.
     

    Juppe

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    OK, does that mean that I cant get 50 fps at all or what shall I do?
    The live-tv doesn't look good on just 25 fps, I cant watch is-hockey or any other sport that is fast, it looks terrible.
    Hope someone understand what I mean.

    /Juppe
     

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