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Do we need 4GB of VRAM For 1440P Or 2GB is OK ??????

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I ask because it's the range between a 1x 1080p and 1x 1440p
I know VRAM usage sky-rockets when you turn up MSAA but that should be less useful as you scale to a higher resolution right?


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2GB is enough for 1440p. Well, different story if you have Skyrim + tons of mods for example. I'm using the QX2710 1440p monitor and i'm playing BF3 @ Ultra w/o MSAA, getting a constant 45-65 FPS in Caspian Border. Tomb Raider Ultra w/ FXAA 40-55 FPS. But yes, when you are on a 1600p+ resolution for example, the high memory and memory bandwith will be come in handy.
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2GB is enough for 1440p. Well, different story if you have Skyrim + tons of mods for example. I'm using the QX2710 1440p monitor and i'm playing BF3 @ Ultra w/o MSAA, getting a constant 45-65 FPS in Caspian Border. Tomb Raider Ultra w/ FXAA 40-55 FPS. But yes, when you are on a 1600p+ resolution for example, the high memory and memory bandwith will be come in handy.

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