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Hey Guys/Gals,

I've been playing the battlefield 3 beta with my 460s (768mb) on 1080p (Ultra) and I seem to be getting 60-80fps consistently.

Exception: Two parts to the Metro level, when you first blow open the tunnel if I take the right path, I get about 1-10 fps and it stays until I get further into the tunnel or die and take the left path. Secondly, once you leave the underground and are heading into the last section, unless I can make it accross the street I get 1-10 fps until I make it into a building.

Can anyone advise to me whether its my Video Cards? or perhaps a beta bug?

Greatly appreciated.
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I'm guessing your 460's have ram out of vram
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Check to make sure that you aren't running out of actual system RAM too - as some people are reporting similar situations but are running out of system RAM because of a memory leak in BF3 Beta.
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I'm guessing your 460's have ram out of vram
768MB ram for 1080P is not enough, youll need atleast 1gb for those kind of games nowadays

SLI wont solve the filled memory. Get a card with 1gb + memory
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Yup, my 480 alone took 1300mb+ and that was @1680x1050 nevermind 1080p.
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Yup, my 480 alone took 1300mb+ and that was @1680x1050 nevermind 1080p.
@low settings my laptops GPU gets 820MB of GPU use @ 1080P with around 30-40FPS.
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Well instead of me spending all kinds of money on say for instance a 570; which is what I would get. Would you guys suggest a different resolution for me?

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Well instead of me spending all kinds of money on say for instance a 570; which is what I would get. Would you guys suggest a different resolution for me?

I would sell those 560s and get a 6950, they great bang for the buck and have 2gb vRAM
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I would sell those 560s and get a 6950, they great bang for the buck and have 2gb vRAM
I know. But where I live selling video cards isn't very easy. Haha.
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Lol where do you live?
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