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Is anyone getting flawless BF4 game play with the new mantle drivers? I'm loving the increase in av/max fps, but the sudden spikes that make you freeze for 0.2 of a second or so aren't really worth the gain. It only seems to happen a couple of times a round, with V-Sync on or off.
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Nope. Gpu-z actually doesn't read the asic on hawaii chips accurately.

Glad to hear this and i don't think the ASIC are accurate... But it still feels good if you have high % score. biggrin.gif
    
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They arent really meant to be accurate, just an indication of their efficiency...
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Is anyone getting flawless BF4 game play with the new mantle drivers? I'm loving the increase in av/max fps, but the sudden spikes that make you freeze for 0.2 of a second or so aren't really worth the gain. It only seems to happen a couple of times a round, with V-Sync on or off.

No there's some other bugs with it too. Like the sky is more white in paracel storm and the foggy ness in flood zone and some others.

I get those freeze for half second once or twice per round.

Some of us in the BF4 thread has noticed on some maps, it is so much brighter. Zavod for me is a lot brighter.

I did notice HUGE gains in FPS though.
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Is anyone getting flawless BF4 game play with the new mantle drivers? I'm loving the increase in av/max fps, but the sudden spikes that make you freeze for 0.2 of a second or so aren't really worth the gain. It only seems to happen a couple of times a round, with V-Sync on or off.

 

 

Everybody is getting the spikes to some degree, it's a beta driver, but looks very promising I think :)

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Everybody is getting the spikes to some degree, it's a beta driver, but looks very promising I think smile.gif

Also getting random freezes, really often though :/ Cant really tell if mantle have done anything for me yet but it's still early beta ^^ But 200% resolution scale and 95-120 fps biggrin.gif Dips into low 80s sometimes but only have a 60hz monitor so meeh tongue.gif
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Also getting random freezes, really often though :/ Cant really tell if mantle have done anything for me yet but it's still early beta ^^ But 200% resolution scale and 95-120 fps biggrin.gif Dips into low 80s sometimes but only have a 60hz monitor so meeh tongue.gif

Really?! What resolution do you normally play at? I'm at 1440p and with 135% res scale I can do 100 fps avg with crossfire 290x. I tried bumping it to 200% and my fps dropped to like 5. Getting back into the options menu was a huge hassle and choppy just to turn it back down. My comp specs are very similar to yours as well
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They arent really meant to be accurate, just an indication of their efficiency...

I meant not accurate at all.
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Really?! What resolution do you normally play at? I'm at 1440p and with 135% res scale I can do 100 fps avg with crossfire 290x. I tried bumping it to 200% and my fps dropped to like 5. Getting back into the options menu was a huge hassle and choppy just to turn it back down. My comp specs are very similar to yours as well

1080p ^_^ Turned off AA though as I think the jaggies are pretty much destroyed with 200% scaling biggrin.gif
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Yeah, I restarted the game and even rebooted my computer to make sure. This is not an in depth benchmark though by any means. I loaded into the same server same map with dx11 and mantle and with dx11 I average around 95-100 fps and mantle I was noticing about the same after 15 minutes of gameplay. If you have any recommendations i'm all ears. : ) Running 64bit BF4 so I can't use AB to monitor (at least not since getting the new driver), relying on the PerfOverlay feature

I use these graphic options:

1440p 120hz
Ultra all
field of view 89
Res Scale 135%
MSAA 2x
HBAO

Are you running 4 290x's? I don't get that with 3 290x's @135% of 1440p on 64 player maps. Cards at stock with a 4930k @4.4ghz and ddr3 2400mhz. With mantle yea, but not dx11.2
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