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bf3 and sli- how is it now?

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Hi,

Wondering how bf3 plays with sli now, seemed like a lot of issues at launch. Im going to be watching prices on the gtx570 in hopes nvidia drops it a bit. If there are still issues might just wait till custom 7970s hit the market. I play on 1080. One card seems ok but I just really want the extra power.

Thanks

edit----
mostly concerning stutter and fps drops. Thanks
Edited by 66racer - 1/9/12 at 6:20pm
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460s sli running 97-99% usage all the time with latest beta driver (290.53) so I'd say SLI in BF3 is pretty mature now.
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Running perfect for me, have seen it working with quad SLI as well.
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SLI 560 Ti's 2GB here.

Playing in 3D Almost maxed out and it's perfect biggrin.gif
post #5 of 17
never had a sli issue with it since beta.
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My 570s in SLI run perfect, the GPU's seem to be maxed out nearly all of the time. My frames vary from 70 to 130 (everything at maximum including AA) with the occasional dip to 30 in b2k maps probably due to vram being maxed out.
    
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Thanks guys. Hopefully soon I can go for it. Curious about amd bottlenecks and would like to see it first hand before switching to intel on next build. 7970 is appealing but sli 570s would hold me off a while.
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post #8 of 17
SLI 570 will most likely stutter due to Vram limitation as said by break.
It's future proof but not that much.
2GB Vram is future proof.
1.28Gb will be able to max out settings but not the aa/af.
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Originally Posted by Abs.exe View Post

SLI 570 will most likely stutter due to Vram limitation as said by break.
It's future proof but not that much.
2GB Vram is future proof.
1.28Gb will be able to max out settings but not the aa/af.

Actually just read someone having this issue with a 2500k and 570sli @850mhz I think it was. I currently play with msaa off and think it still looks great but something to think about.
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post #10 of 17
a 7970 Oc is equivalent to 560s tis in sli
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