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I remember for BFBC2 a website was around to calculate the FOV for your screen size and resolution Do they still have that and if they do, does the same math apply for it?
 
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I dont get it, Its all personal preference
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I remember being a website that would be the best fit for your monitor and res. Does it expand the width of it or just how far you can actually see?
 
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post #4 of 12
looking at your monitors, i would say you should have zero problems with FOV. afaik, FOV is side-to-side and not distance. being able to see things farther out in the distance would be more of a rendering question, not a FOV...?
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post #6 of 12
Quote:
Originally Posted by sotorious;15519872 
I remember being a website that would be the best fit for your monitor and res. Does it expand the width of it or just how far you can actually see?

As said, it's all preference. FOV is how wide your field of view is in degrees. Higher values will make everything in the center seem more distant, and things are distorted on the sides.

There is no "perfect" setting for a size / res combination. Just test out some values and find one you like.
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I'd say just crank it, I did and can see 100x better.
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Yep, dont use math - use the highest you CAN use: it'll give you an edge. Im using 90 degrees, and might go higher.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Kyle659;15519900 
http://www.rjdown.co.uk/projects/bfbc2/fovcalculator.php. Maybe this?

BFBC2 is vertical FOV whereas BF3 is horizontal. At 1080p you'll have to find the sweetspot between 70-90.
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post #10 of 12
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O ok i see, i just remembered that calculator floating out around there, and yes who eve linked that is the correct one. Did not realize that was vertical.
 
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