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Poll Results: What do you believe is "Maxing" a game?

 
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    1080p, 60fps, all Available Settings on Highest with 4-8x AA
  • 4% (13)
    1080p, 60fps, all Available Settings on Highest with 2x AA
  • 7% (22)
    1080p, 60fps, all Available Settings on Highest without AA (Or FXAA/SMAA)
  • 6% (19)
    1080p, 30+ fps, all Available Settings on Highest with 4-8x AA
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    1080p, 30+ fps, all Available Settings on Highest with 2x AA
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    1080p, 30+ fps, all Available Settings on Highest without AA (Or FXAA/SMAA)
  • 19% (58)
    2560x1600/1440, 60fps, all Available Settings on Highest with/without AA.
  • 0% (2)
    2560x1600/1440, 30+ fps, all Available Settings on Highest with/without AA.
  • 10% (32)
    OTHER
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Im surprised so many people think anything at 1080p is maxing out a game these days.
When a mid-range card(lets say 660ti) can max out a game like BF3 at that res, its no longer a viable res for maxing anything out.
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But at moment it is the most used res, maybe down the road it will change soon, but now 1080p I believe is still the norm.
So I don't see why a few that run higher think it should not be used. yes 1080p with all settings maxed.
    
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Originally Posted by fishhawk View Post

But at moment it is the most used res, maybe down the road it will change soon, but now 1080p I believe is still the norm.
So I don't see why a few that run higher think it should not be used. yes 1080p with all settings maxed.
Not everyone can even run at 1080p.

It is a simple matter, just continue to do like we always have. Set to maximum, then state resolution. This is what everyone already does, it works, and there is no reason to change it.
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Not everyone can even run at 1080p.

It is a simple matter, just continue to do like we always have. Set to maximum, then state resolution. This is what everyone already does, it works, and there is no reason to change it.

Yeah the only thing we really should be discussing is if you have to max AA or not.
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Originally Posted by PhilWrir View Post

Im surprised so many people think anything at 1080p is maxing out a game these days.
When a mid-range card(lets say 660ti) can max out a game like BF3 at that res, its no longer a viable res for maxing anything out.

Well in my mind maxing = 60fps minimum.
660 ti cannot achieve this, let alone a 680, in bf3 on ultra @ 1080p.
post #98 of 138
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Well in my mind maxing = 60fps minimum.
660 ti cannot achieve this, let alone a 680, in bf3 on ultra @ 1080p.


Um what?

BF3 ultra MSAA x 4
 
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Um what?

BF3 ultra MSAA x 4

Thats 55 fps.
And thats average, not minimum and singleplayer.
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Thats 55 fps.
And thats average, not minimum and singleplayer.


It's also a year old bench on old drivers...
 
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