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Poll Results: After recent driver updates and patches are you satisfied with performance given the visuals?

 
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post #1101 of 1920
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Let me get this right, in order to run DX11, you have to run the DX11.exe?

I answered that question like a 1 page back i believe. I tested launching the game with uplay and with DX11.exe and got same thing in msi afterburner D3D11. Launching the game from uplay launching DX11.exe if you have the settings changed in the in game settings.
    
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So it turns out the MSAA was the cause of my really bad frame drops during gun and melee attacks from enemys but not from me. But now I am experiencing the bullet hole FPS drop mad.gif

My drivers are 310.70 and the SLI bits look up to date. Does anyone know of any fixes? I might try re-installing the drivers tonight.
post #1103 of 1920
I keep dropping to the 50's on high with CF enabled, 1080p and 0msaa and hdao. My god this game runs like crap on my system!
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I keep dropping to the 50's on high with CF enabled, 1080p and 0msaa and hdao. My god this game runs like crap on my system!

That's so weird man. I'm straight 60fps on mine with msaa off and everything else on max except shadows on high.
    
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post #1105 of 1920
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That's so weird man. I'm straight 60fps on mine with msaa off and everything else on max except shadows on high.
Could you go to the top of the first tower you climb at the start of the game when you wake up in the small town and see what your fps is on the following settings?
DX9
Max frame buffer 0
all settings high, post fx very high.
With a single 7970 I get 25fps when looking in a certain direction at the top of this tower. In cf I get 46
Cheers.

Edit: Here are my results. You have to be at the very highest point of the tower.


Edited by BradleyW - 12/12/12 at 1:58pm
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I stopped playing this game until they fix it , i love the game and i can't spoil it playing this way , the stutter is beyond bearable mad.gif
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I stopped playing this game until they fix it , i love the game and i can't spoil it playing this way , the stutter is beyond bearable mad.gif

Yeah, I'm with you. I'm going to hold off on this one for a while.
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Yeah, I'm with you. I'm going to hold off on this one for a while.
Any chance you could run 2 of your 7950's in the area that I tested in on my settings?
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I keep dropping to the 50's on high with CF enabled, 1080p and 0msaa and hdao. My god this game runs like crap on my system!

really?

I'm on CF 7870 and the game stutters a tiny bit with CF off with 12.11 beta 11 cap2 drivers and 2x msaa 1080p.
with it enabled it plays fluid. I enabled the fps in msi afterburner osd and it was showing me to avg 100. now mind you I only played for about 1min after enabling it.

for what it is worth though, I'm at the Buck missions and didnt want to leave to test at higher ground
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When you get to higher ground, I'm sure you will see unwanted dips when looking certain directions.
Edit: @Rabbs:
I've tested both of my 7970's in different systems and configs. I cannot for the life of me replicate your fps at the settings you use (DX9, Ultra, Shadows high) in the various locations we've discussed. I also tried running in compatibility mode like you are, however uplay does not recognise the .exe files when running under win xp sp3 mode. I've also checked with other users and they too notice massve fps loss whe looking at certain areas from high views. Yes I used a fresh format on each system and tested with various drivers and caps including your 12.10's that you are on. So, what's going on? It just does not add up at all.
Edited by BradleyW - 12/12/12 at 5:06pm
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