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So then, in this review we'll look at Crysis 3 VGA Graphics benchmark performance with roughly 22 graphics cards. The new and very popular title is looking daunting from a graphics point of view. But as a result how will it perform on a selection of different graphics cards ? This review will cover all these basics and then more so you know what choice to make either graphics card or in-game settings wise.

Source: http://www.guru3d.com/articles_pages/crysis_3_graphics_performance_review_benchmark,1.html

with FXAA


GTX Titan AA levels

Edited by twitchyzero - 2/22/13 at 9:13pm
     
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Surprised to see titan whooped that bad. Fresh drivers I guess.
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A perfect illustration why the Titan is overpriced. I just can't believe they think $1000 is reasonable. For that price one would except it to be on the same line as a GTX 690. Well perhaps the drivers will fix that. Still Crysis 3 is very new so all the cards will see improvements.
    
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Not that much of a surprise really considering the 690 has around 300 more cuda cores (i think)?
Driver revisions might push it into the low 40s but I wouldn't expect more than that.
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Its funny how people say the 660TI and 660 with a small bus will get wooped at higher resolutions or higher AA. Looks like they doing just fine to me.

A GTX 660ti with a 192bit bus is beating a 7950 GHz edition with a way bigger bus. Plus its a AMD gaming evolved title. applaud.gif
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A perfect illustration why the Titan is overpriced. I just can't believe they think $1000 is reasonable. For that price one would except it to be on the same line as a GTX 690. Well perhaps the drivers will fix that. Still Crysis 3 is very new so all the cards will see improvements.

Yet people are still buying them up like penny candy. It's a massive single card option so the people with the money, or lunacy, to purchase it will. They can drop the price later so the rest of us that pick up the 690 instead of the Titan will go for it. Or we'll just wait to see what the 700 series brings.

Business: Doesn't matter what the majority believes, albeit true, when there is still a flock of sheep in the meadow.



Decently impressed with how playable it is on most cards though. High or Very High with AA on a 660ti at 1080 is doable which is better than I was imagining.
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Its funny how people say the 660TI and 660 with a small bus will get wooped at higher resolutions or higher AA. Looks like they doing just fine to me.

A GTX 660ti with a 192bit bus is beating a 7950 GHz edition with a way bigger bus. Plus its a AMD gaming evolved title. applaud.gif

1 fps is within margin of error

I was surprised Crysis 3 is an AMD evolved title
considering it uses TXAA and wasn't 1&2 Nvidia favoured?
     
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Re Titan performance depends how you want to look at it - 56FPS @ 1920x1200 with very high/4x msaa without a overclock. Will hit 60+ OC'd - I would be very happy with that with a single GPU
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Re Titan performance depends how you want to look at it - 56FPS @ 1920x1200 with very high/4x msaa without a overclock. Will hit 60+ OC'd - I would be very happy with that with a single GPU

don't mean to jump on the let's gang up against Titan bandwagon but 680 w/o OC is only 20% slower while costing a whopping $600 cheaper at that res with similar AA
If you buy a Titan it's basically assumed you'll do no less than 1440p...most likely 1600p or Surround/Eyefinity
     
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High settings at 1920x1200



Maybe with better drivers the Titan will perform better on higher resolutions
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