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Hrm.... everyone seems to jump on the C/GPU but any1 take a look at his ram? The stuttering hes describing could indicate memory leaks etc that bf3 is known for.
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You do realize that running medium and ultra have very litte changr in fps. AA and motion blurr is what you want to fine tune to get better fps. But still there might be something else with your setup thats causing low fps.
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oh yeah also doesn't bf3 have a lot of memory leak right now? that could explain the stuttering.

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Somethings wrong then I get 60-70 on ultra with my sig setup lowest I have seen it go is like 56fps
60-70 fps with a 6950, I'm guessing you must have hbao off then?

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first of all your playing at a very low resolution so your not fully utilizing your gpu. at that low resolution everything is centered around your cpu, and your cpu sucks. so try upping the resolution to 1080p. you should be able to get 60+ fps on high settings with no AA
Right so he can't get 60fps at 1024x768, but he should almost double his resolution and then he will be able to get 60fps plus?


OP, there is definitely a problem your performance is significantly below where it should be. I'd do as others have suggested and do a driver sweeper on your drivers, also make sure you are running the best amd drivers for the game. This game is really all about gpu, so your cpu like you have said is absolutely fine.
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Hrm.... everyone seems to jump on the C/GPU but any1 take a look at his ram? The stuttering hes describing could indicate memory leaks etc that bf3 is known for.
I completely forgot about the memory leak...OP, check your RAM usage as well. It's plausible that BF3 is being a RAM hog
    
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I completely forgot about the memory leak...OP, check your RAM usage as well. It's plausible that BF3 is being a RAM hog
Thanks for the help but I tried that too. Yes you could say that there's a memory leak, but after 3 hours of gameplay I never saw bf3.exe usage go up beyond 1.9gb. Mem. usage was at around 80%.
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60-70 fps with a 6950, I'm guessing you must have hbao off then?



Right so he can't get 60fps at 1024x768, but he should almost double his resolution and then he will be able to get 60fps plus?


OP, there is definitely a problem your performance is significantly below where it should be. I'd do as others have suggested and do a driver sweeper on your drivers, also make sure you are running the best amd drivers for the game. This game is really all about gpu, so your cpu like you have said is absolutely fine.
no he would get the same fps at a higher resolution. at the higher resolution the gpu is utilized for it
for example 720p resolution gpu isn't being utilized that much. lets just say hes getting 50 fps on avergae
he then moves up to 1080p resolution and puts settings on high. his fps would still be around 50 fps
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Lol, ninja Spartan

OP's memory is 800 4GB, it is known that the 4GB wall can be hit easily with bf3 origin battlelog etc.crap

with fast mem and fast disk drives its not seen as much but OP is still on ddr2 and AM2+ with a standard HDD
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Thanks for the help but I tried that too. Yes you could say that there's a memory leak, but after 3 hours of gameplay I never saw bf3.exe usage go up beyond 1.9gb. Mem. usage was at around 80%.
Did you Alt+Tab to get into perf monitor? or are you running windowed? if you alt+tab it reduces the process memory size, also what type of HDD is your samsung?

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