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I read somewhere that the human naked eye can only see up to 4xAA or 8xAA or something like that, anyone know how much that we can see before it looks the same?
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8x MSAA looks very similar to 16x MSAA and most people will barely be able to tell the difference. There are specific AA methods unique to nvidia and AMD that offer additional some benefits as well. You might see them listed as CSAA or QCSAA. You should choose the highest AA that your card supports while maintaining an acceptable framerate. However, 8x is more than enough.
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Ok.
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Really, anything past 4x AA is gonna be hard to see unless you zoom in on the image. So in standard game play, its gonna be impossible to notice.

Of course, being humans, we are gonna want to get the most out of it that we can. Even if we can't really tell the difference lol.
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