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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 #771 of 1920
I have not had a single problem so far, I run the game at 1080p with vsync and its a solid 60fps with around 45% GPU usage on both cards. This game for me is GOTY, i havent had such fun in a game in a long time ( along with Dark Souls ).
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Ubisoft really screwed us over with their whole "Let's just go ahead and drop the PC split screen a day before European launch. And delete it from Steam and our own site."

We need to get on their case about it, so hopefully they'll release it in a patch. It's false advertising, plain and simple. Split screen was the reason I bought this game, most of you know that there are very few split-screen games for the PC, and that this would have been a welcomed feature.

If anyone is wikipedia savvy, and can get more references for this, that's a great start. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Far_Cry_3#Criticism

Still looking for that petition.

Great game, but I bought it for split screen. mad.gif
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I don't know if it's been said but in the GamerProfile.xml file,
D3D11MultithreadedRendering="0" helps, "1" decreases performance for me, anyone else getting it?

also, IronsightToggleMode="1" lets you toggle iron sight, instead of hold smile.gif
post #774 of 1920
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Originally Posted by lem_ View Post

I don't know if it's been said but in the GamerProfile.xml file,
D3D11MultithreadedRendering="0" helps, "1" decreases performance for me, anyone else getting it?
also, IronsightToggleMode="1" lets you toggle iron sight, instead of hold smile.gif

Rep 4 U
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Clam Slammer View Post

Rep 4 U

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Also, I've been doing some testing with HT on/off on my i7 950, it decreases performance with it on, from what I can see. Was a 7fps increase.
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I don't know if it's been said but in the GamerProfile.xml file,
D3D11MultithreadedRendering="0" helps, "1" decreases performance for me, anyone else getting it?

also, IronsightToggleMode="1" lets you toggle iron sight, instead of hold smile.gif
Nice one thumb.gif
Any idea how we set "hold crouch" smile.gif
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Just thought of something too, have you "unparked" your cpu cores?

Haven't tried this yet. How do I go about doing so?
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GPU usage after playing for a bit was not great for me. ~ 60-90% most of the time.
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I can't tell the difference between 2x msaa and fxaa w/ 2x super sampling in nvidia control panel.

Ok actually I guess fxaa is a little blurrier.... Gives much better / steady frame rates though... Idk why my frames drop to 30 some times for no apparent reason when using msaa I think its bugged.

MSAA


FXAA


MSAA


FXAA


MSAA


FXAA

Edited by HardwareDecoder - 12/5/12 at 5:14pm
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I did had some odd lockup's also, i could CTRL-ALT-DEL and stop the Far Cry 3 process.
I thought it were my cards that screwed up, because i was trying to push them a little more. So, i shouldn't use Far Cry to see if my cards are stable i suppose, back to BF3 for that.

I have been getting crashes in both bf3 and black ops 2 with the new 310 beta drivers. Have to end the process the same exact way as you, at first i thought it was my cpu OC but that usually results in blue screen not a crash that can be remedied by ending the process. Definitely has to be the 310 drivers. Maybe i will try far cry once they iron this out. Gonna just roll back to 306.97 for now, i want to play bf3 Aftermath more than anything right now anyway.

EDIT: Just realized you are on the red side. Hmmm is anyone else getting the problems like this with 310.70 ?
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