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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 #951 of 1920
This game has a boatload of issues.

I just upped my CPU overclock to 4.8 and while every other game has shown an improvement, not fc3. Game has serious optimization issues and putting postfix to low or doing XML editing just should not be needed. What the hell did we pay them for if we still have to all this Extra stuff just to make the game run well. I have seen few games as buggy as this one.

If only the fanboys would too drooling and see the reality for what it is. It is not very well optimized for multi GPU set ups and has a lot of coding bugs.

I mean this is the first time that I have seen a game drop fps by simply enabling the vsync!!
post #952 of 1920
Quote:
Originally Posted by steven88 View Post

Thanks for the reply, but I dont see an option in game regarding PostFX, where is it?

Disabling PostFX:

http://www.evga.com/forums/tm.aspx?m=1806130&mpage=1&print=true
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Ok so I got that stupid texture bug where everything is all stretched a few times in my first playthrough. Started a new game on hard i'm a few hours in and tonight it is happening all the time it is starting to really irk me.
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post #954 of 1920
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Originally Posted by zkalra View Post

This game has a boatload of issues.
I just upped my CPU overclock to 4.8 and while every other game has shown an improvement, not fc3. Game has serious optimization issues and putting postfix to low or doing XML editing just should not be needed. What the hell did we pay them for if we still have to all this Extra stuff just to make the game run well. I have seen few games as buggy as this one.
If only the fanboys would too drooling and see the reality for what it is. It is not very well optimized for multi GPU set ups and has a lot of coding bugs.
I mean this is the first time that I have seen a game drop fps by simply enabling the vsync!!

I tend to agree, my crossfire setup gives poor performance also. On the new 12.11 beta 11 (and CAP2) but also on older drivers.
Huge fps drops, 50% gpu usage half of the time, stuttering even at 60 fps, it just feels very sluggish.
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Why isn't my fps dropping ?
I played most of today at 1920 * 1080 on the default / optimal settings (most were high & very high) , ssao method : hdao and msaa off & I had it between a constant 35-40 . Now I change it to ultra, hbao & msaa : 8 & it runs between 40 - 45 occasionally dropping below 40. Even if I change the main slider to ultra, only some of the individual items go to ultra (shadow, post fx ,geometry ) others stay on very high.

In battlefield 3, I up the msaa & I cant go above 10 fps but here I see better details & my fps rises , I don't know whats going on.
Edited by _Nikhil - 12/9/12 at 10:28am
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post #956 of 1920
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Why isn't my fps dropping ?
I played most of today at 1920 * 1080 on the default / optimal settings (most were high & very high) , ssao method : hdao and msaa off & I had it between a constant 35-40 . Now I change it to ultra, hbao & msaa : 8 & it runs between 40 - 45 occasionally dropping below 40. Even if I change the main slider to ultra, only some of the individual items go to ultra (shadow, post fx ,geometry ) others stay on very high.
In battlefield 3, I up the msaa & I cant go above 10 fps but here I see better details & my fps rises , I don't know whats going on.

you must be playing in dx9....
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post #957 of 1920
Anyone else see any trees that look like this? It was just outside the fishing village where you burn the drug crops.
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you must be playing in dx9....

Nope, Its DirectX 11.
GPU Max buffered frames is 1, Alpha to Coverage is Enhanced & Widescreen letterbox is off. I don't know what these three do so I left them as it is.
MSAA is supposed to be a fps killer. Something must be broken.


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Anyone else see any trees that look like this? It was just outside the fishing village where you burn the drug crops.
When there's a fire burning, the trees around the fire get like that for me, otherwise not.
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Here we go again
    
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Here we go again

Nah. he will figure it out or he won't biggrin.gif
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