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Reduce shadows and the msaa. Even my 7970 cant get 60 fps with 4xmsaa with shadows on medium
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Probably bottlenecked by that AMD Phenom
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Probably bottlenecked by that AMD Phenom

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post #14 of 22
Reduce AA to 4X MSAA, put the ambient occlusion to HBAO and install the latest BETA driver (310.70).

I get around 50FPS with a 1050/1700/1280 GTX670.
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Put Post FX on Low and see a noticeable gain, It also gets rid of that background haze effect.

I actually like the haze effect ... makes the "heat & humidity" seem more realistic ...

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Originally Posted by sugarhell View Post

Reduce shadows and the msaa. Even my 7970 cant get 60 fps with 4xmsaa with shadows on medium

is that with VSync on or off ?

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Originally Posted by AndyM95 View Post

I had the same problem. Drop down the MSAA to 2x or 4x and disable vsync within the game. Then enable the adaptive vsync in the nvidia control panel, I'm now running at a solid 50-60 fps and the game looks gorgeous thumb.gif Also, updating to the latest drivers will help a fair bit, nvidia say up to about a 37% increase biggrin.gif

Did what you said ... Put adaptive vsync on, dropped MSAA down to 2x and disabled vsync ... got terrible screen tearing for some odd reason (I know my monitor is only 60hz but still) ... so I lowered shadows by 1 (from max) and bumped the MSAA to 4x ... ... now I get between 43 and 60 ... in the areas where I hit 60fps sometimes it goes over according to fraps and I receive a happy dose of tearing until it drops back down to 60 or less ... ... I am happy with that ... biggrin.gif ... ...

With MSAA @ 2x I was averaging between 55 and 60fps pretty consistently ... if it dropped lower I never noticed ...
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I dont have vsync on. I am using radeon pro dynamic vsync
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post #17 of 22
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Reduce AA to 4X MSAA, put the ambient occlusion to HBAO and install the latest BETA driver (310.70).
I get around 50FPS with a 1050/1700/1280 GTX670.

I keep having an error when downloading the drivers for some reason ... probably my rubbish internet ... so I will get the beta (or release if it comes out by then) on Christmas when I visit my fam (they have my old adsl setup (10mbps)


I am already running HBAO ... my 680 is stock @ 1150/6208(effective) ... the temps here have been 35C+ so I don't want to push the stock cooler until it gives in on me ... lol


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I dont have vsync on. I am using radeon pro dynamic vsync

Does the 7970 suck that much ?? (no I am not causing a war sorry if that offended you... but I expected more from a 7970)... Or is FC3 more optimized for Nvidia ? ... ... with shadows on the second highest option and MSAA on 4x I can hit 60FPS
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post #18 of 22
I can hit 60 fps too but not everywhere.I want a solid 60 fps when i gaming. Not mid 40's. Also 4xmsaa is a bit too much. But i am using hdao dont know if this hits more the performance
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post #19 of 22
I just changed a few settings that I seem to have missed and performance is much better.

I think the setting was Alpha coverage. I turned it to standard from enhanced. Then maxed everything out with 2XMSAA and seemed to get some good rates.

Seems a steady 55 - 60FPS. However, that was in the open areas and not the jungle so time will tell.
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post #20 of 22
You know you can always adjust the profile in Documents folder and see if you can tweak the game a little. I am surprise you got low dips with that card!

I heard the game is ram demanding though.
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