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Hey!

I was just wondering which one would be the best for BF3?
I'm really confused and not that good with that kinna stuff, planning to buy a new PC..

If anybody could set something up for around 1600-1700$ woulda appreciate it:D
I want to be able to run on ultra setts on BF3 and still record(Fraps) and maybe edit some clips etc

Please any help is appreciated


much thanks:)
post #2 of 66
7970 would be the better card..

but I have the 660ti, I play BF3 all ULTRA and get a high of 100+ fps and a low of 48.
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Well, at what FPS is the 7970 run BF3 on ultra just appromaxitely?
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Well, at what FPS is the 7970 run BF3 on ultra just appromaxitely?

My 7950 which is similar to the 7970 gets a high of about 120-130 and a low of about 65 FPS wink.gif
That's overclocked though
 
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Well, at what FPS is the 7970 run BF3 on ultra just appromaxitely?
I got about 65 fps average using the 12.3 drivers running 1250/1700 in march on a 64 player Sharqi Peninsula match, lows around 45 and highs about 100 fps.
Mind you this was with older drivers, not sure how it is now. The only thing I know for certain is that 4xMSAA in BF3 drops the framerate by ~50%
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No comparison, 7970. It's like saying a gtx 680 vs 7850
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What resolution are you guys playing at? I only get up to 70 FPS on ULTRA with m y GTX 670 @ 1920x1080
 
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What resolution are you guys playing at? I only get up to 70 FPS on ULTRA with m y GTX 670 @ 1920x1080

I don't know about Matt-Matt and Geforce man, but I'm at 1920x1080
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I don't know about Matt-Matt and Geforce man, but I'm at 1920x1080

Yeah, same here. They must be playing at a lower resolution or are using SLI or Crossfire
 
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What resolution are you guys playing at? I only get up to 70 FPS on ULTRA with m y GTX 670 @ 1920x1080

I play at 1280x1024 LOL, my monitor is only 19", lol I need a new one...
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