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How might a 6950 2GB do in BF3

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If I stick to the current plan, I'll have a BD or SB by October, I will max that game either with 6950 CF or some 7000 setup later

but for now about how close to max @1080p should a 6950 2GB get
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NO ONE REALLY KNOWS.

Until you find someone with a time machine, I suggest waiting till OCT 25th to make any decisions.
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It should max it pretty well I believe
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Wait for the beta... check what FPS you get there and add some more from drivers later on
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NO ONE REALLY KNOWS.

Until you find someone with a time machine, I suggest waiting till OCT 25th to make any decisions.
I don't make that many decisions, I pay a team of advisers for that
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Can you max BC2? If yes, then you will max BF3.

My 5870 will be able to max it
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Why does everyone keep asking how their graphics cards will do with BF3? Im sick of seeing every thread about this, its a game the devs had plenty of time to code it foer your cards. DICE wouldnt make a game that is unplayable on the latest graphics cards.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Smoblikat View Post
Why does everyone keep asking how their graphics cards will do with BF3? Im sick of seeing every thread about this, its a game the devs had plenty of time to code it foer your cards. DICE wouldnt make a game that is unplayable on the latest graphics cards.
Sure they would. Its just a question of how much money the get form AMD this time...
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Quote:
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Why does everyone keep asking how their graphics cards will do with BF3? Im sick of seeing every thread about this, its a game the devs had plenty of time to code it foer your cards. DICE wouldnt make a game that is unplayable on the latest graphics cards.
I humbly disagree. The OP wanted to know how a 6950 2GB will fare. It will do so well I imagine, but max it? I think not. We already know from a BF3 dev that a 580 wont max it. Ergo I doubt a 6950 will. DX11 will hammer GPU's when you implement tess/etc and since we know DICE's new 2.0 (I think?) engine will utilize those features, we can infer quite a bit.

I completely agree that a 5870 or a 460 will be able to play the game well. I completely disagree with anyone thinking either of those cards will be able to play the game maxxed (all settings maxxed and 60 fps).
    
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