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On that note, I do hope that that 580 is enough for maxing BF3. So long as the drivers are OK from AMD, I feel I should be able to max as well. Here's hoping! Can't wait for the game
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Your link helps illustrate what I said in my last post. Do the math and don't facepalm what I said because it seems you did not understand what I meant.
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Your link helps illustrate what I said in my last post. Do the math and don't facepalm what I said because it seems you did not understand what I meant.
As a friend, I gotta say.


Please stop, and don't bash anything til you try it
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I suggest you learn to be less condescending, you'll make more friends that way.

However. No, no tearing. I'm getting 60 hz min, average, and maximum. It's called "V-Sync." No one's asking for 80-90 averages, and no one said I was displaying more than 60 fps. No need to "get my facts straight" but you do need to brush up on reading comprehension.

Edit: I see you ninja edited out the last part. Or not. It seemed as if it were directed at me. If it wasn't, I apologize somewhat for the harsh tone.
Wasn´t directed at you, look at the edited version. I tend to post before I´m done with my posts, sorry for that.

Also, vSync is horrible for multiplayer fps games. If you don´t agree, you´re not a good fps player (this is a fact, sorry). I wouldn´t trade an IPS panel for a cheaper 120Hz monitor either, seeing as the quality of the picture totally makes up for it.
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As a friend, I gotta say.


Please stop, and don't bash anything til you try it
alright but just to be clear, I DO notice a difference from 30 to 60.

I have never had more than a 60Hz monitor, but it looks so smooth at 60fps that I don't really see how it can look any smoother.
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Wow, I really hate it when people come up with the comment "Blah blah you can only see 30fps! You don't need 60!"

Well guess what, I can damn well FEEL and SEE the difference when playing a game at 30 and at 60. I'm on a 60hz monitor, so anything 60+ I'm happy with.
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alright but just to be clear, I DO notice a difference from 30 to 60.

I have never had more than a 60Hz monitor, but it looks so smooth at 60fps that I don't really see how it can look any smoother.
It can both look and most importantly - FEEL a lot smoother. Trust me on this one.
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alright but just to be clear, I DO notice a difference from 30 to 60.

I have never had more than a 60Hz monitor, but it looks so smooth at 60fps that I don't really see how it can look any smoother.
Wait are you saying our eyes can or can't see more then 30 FPS

they can, however try a 120hz monitor
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Wait are you saying our eyes can or can't see more then 30 FPS

they can, however try a 120hz monitor
I was saying that they see at 30, so they can see a difference in FPS up to 60fps. I explained it in a previous post.

It seems that I was wrong though. Perhaps I will check out a nicer monitor when the higher Hz models come down in price, 60Hz is just fine for me and I do not want to spend a lot on a monitor for a really high Hz when 60 looks fine and very smooth already.

Although a 120Hz monitor would be nice for VSYNC because VSYNC halves the Hz of the monitor in order to line up each and every frame to get rid of frame tearing like what was said in an earlier post. So VSYNC on a 120Hz monitor would look great with no frame tearing at 60Hz IMO.
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I was saying that they see at 30, so they can see a difference in FPS up to 60fps. I explained it in a previous post.

It seems that I was wrong though. Perhaps I will check out a nicer monitor when the higher Hz models come down in price, 60Hz is just fine for me and I do not want to spend a lot on a monitor for a really high Hz when 60 looks fine and very smooth already.
And that's that.


Your rig will run BF3 fine most likely. Maybe 4xAA max, but still. This is unless major changes happen to what we already know.

But as it stands, we do not know the requirements, and neither do the devs. The game is still in development and it will all change as the engine and graphics are modified. We will have to wait till release day (and further as patches that change performance will release) to know for sure.
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