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yeah what he said
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See: Crysis 2 devs add gigantic tesselated ocean underground that you can't see that screws performance. Your system isn't up to the task.
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haha, yeah, I've read something about it, oh well, what can you do. screw this game. waste of money though.


My frames definitely do not match with this benchmark though.



-edit- oh wait, that's multiplayer, well still...
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you also have to take in to effect is what there system was when testing the game
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yeah you're right, screw it, im kinda done with pc gaming, seriously, it requires wayyy too much money, and I live in the third world and im still at school so I have no job; I feel kinda bad I sold a guitar to buy this pc though. oh well, namaste!
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everything takes money to get good at it. i will be coming into a job buy possible tomorrow but when you buy stuff for a computer do research to find out what your main goal is and compare different runs and then you can figure out a system to build to run the games or stuff you want to run.
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post #17 of 34
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unfortunately, I made a thread in here when choosing a card and somebody told me this card was 'more than plenty for that resolution' (1280x1024), I even specified what games I wanted to play, among those, crysis 2.

http://www.overclock.net/amd-ati/110...ut-6850-a.html

not blaming anyone, just wish I did more research back then.
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Originally Posted by Brainsick View Post
unfortunately, I made a thread in here when choosing a card and somebody told me this card was 'more than plenty for that resolution' (1280x1024), I even specified what games I wanted to play, among those, crysis 2.

http://www.overclock.net/amd-ati/110...ut-6850-a.html

not blaming anyone, just wish I did more research back then.
You did also say that you dont want to play in highest settings.

Honestly, play around with the settings. Leave it on max and turn tessellation off or some DX11 settings off. It happens with those highly demanding games. Just like maxing out metro 2033. Itl cost you more to max it and play than buying the game 20 times!

Anyways, drop the quality down a bit. Start with DX11 stuff. It could be your CPU that is bottle necking it. Have you tried overclocking it and seeing results?

Also, compare benchmarks. And keep a close eye on what the benchmarks say they used in settings. Some can be AA off or AAx2, etc.
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Thanks for the response, but im not even using dx11 D:

Yeah, I did say that, somewhere, I just started getting more greedy with the eye candy and therefore, more unsatisfied. Im still suprised this thing can not play on extreme at that resolution though. laaaaaaame.
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Thanks for the response, but im not even using dx11 D:

Yeah, I did say that, somewhere, I just started getting more greedy with the eye candy and therefore, more unsatisfied. Im still suprised this thing can not play on extreme at that resolution though. laaaaaaame.
Can you tell us exactly what settings your using?
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