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True.

Add 2x-4xMsaa (he keeps changing it lol) like he claims he's dropping into an average around 35fps with lows in the 20's. Half of what he claims is his lowest. I wouldn't even attempt playing with those type of fps without Gsync.
 
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post #52 of 172
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Add 2x-4xMsaa (he keeps changing it lol) like he claims he's dropping into an average around 35fps with lows in the 20's. Half of what he claims is his lowest. I wouldn't even attempt playing with those type of fps without Gsync.
I believe 45 FPS is more than playable.
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post #53 of 172
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Add 2x-4xMsaa (he keeps changing it lol) like he claims he's dropping into an average around 35fps with lows in the 20's. Half of what he claims is his lowest. I wouldn't even attempt playing with those type of fps without Gsync.

You have no clue. Even with 2x MSAA and FXAA ON I am constant 55 FPS and rarely at 40 FPS. And it is very smooth.
Edited by ImJJames - 10/19/15 at 11:14am
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post #54 of 172
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Add 2x-4xMsaa (he keeps changing it lol) like he claims he's dropping into an average around 35fps with lows in the 20's. Half of what he claims is his lowest. I wouldn't even attempt playing with those type of fps without Gsync.
Thank you for your response.smile.gif
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post #55 of 172
Wow, so much bickering.
I personally have a G1 960 4GB that boosts quite nicely to around 1430MHz (haven't had the time to OC it properly) and I love it.
Cool, quiet, plays everything on 1080p I play superbly. Plus the DX11 overhead is better since I don't have a beastly processor like those Intel ones are. And the memory gets fully saturated when it can.
    
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You underestimate 290X, even on GTA V with ultra settings 1440P my MINIMUM is 45FPS
frankly, this is awful. you bought a 200 pound r9 290 and prance around in here like there's anything to prance about. Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)
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Yea, you kind of need direct comparison in modern games.

These screen shots are from witcher 3. I used the presets. I started at the max under both graphics and post processing tabs and lined them up as I went. I did not do the lowest settings for graphics.

All at 1440p

Max (presets graphics and Max post processing)


High (presets graphics and Medium post processing)


Medium (presets graphics and Lowest post processing)



Just dropping from preset max to High the vegetation and textures take a nice hit. The lighting also isn't looking as hot. By the time you get to the last screenshot Geralt's hair is a totally different color.

They all look good enough and are well within what I'd consider playable visuals. The hair on Garalt at Medium is kind of disappointing.
why don't you have 4 potions hotkeyed?
Edited by Klocek001 - 10/19/15 at 11:58am
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frankly, this is awful. you bought a 200 pound r9 290 and prance around in here like there's anything to prance about.

huh? 200 pound?
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post #58 of 172
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frankly, this is awful. you bought a 200 pound r9 290 and prance around in here like there's anything to prance about. Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)
why don't you have 4 potions hotkeyed?
Seriously, how dare he come here to justify his purchase! This is totally uncooperative behaviour... purchase justifications are under green team jurisdiction! mad.gif
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huh? 200 pound?
I don't know what that card cost. I guessed not much more than that.
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I don't know what that card cost. I guessed not much more than that.

$200 USD 290X, which is 130 POUNDS.
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