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Far Cry 3 stuttering fix

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Want to run Far Cry 3 at 60FPS without stuttering? The solution is simple, cap your FPS at 60.

Some of the tools you can use are MSI Afterburner, dxtory and Fraps

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post #2 of 29
Capping the framerate at 59 or 60 has helped me in numerous games (most infamously in my case, TF2). That includes while using V-sync!
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Tried it long ago, didn't fix anything
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Tried it long ago, didn't fix anything

Hmm... It seems to help a lot of people, when I compare capping and not capping, the difference is night and day. What drivers are you using?
post #5 of 29
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Tried it long ago, didn't fix anything

Hmm... It seems to help a lot of people, when I compare capping and not capping, the difference is night and day. What drivers are you using?
Newest available, it's most likely a crossfire problem
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It helps but does not completely eliminate the stutter for me either. The 4x msaa stutter is still blatantly obvious with a cap for example.

AMD really needs to release a driver update with some tweaks for this game.
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also make sure you are running 310.70 drivers....(Or whatever the latest is right now...) Fixed all my stuttering issues.
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I limited the FPS to 59 using AB OSD but still get silly stutters in BF3.
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I get stutters sometimes when limited as well but limiting FPS reduces the stutter dramatically.
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I get stutters sometimes when limited as well but limiting FPS reduces the stutter dramatically.

Now that I compared it a little you might be right, the stuttering also moved to the upper parts of the screen while playing BF3 instead of being in the middle of the screen.
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