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[SweClockers] Nvidia recommends GTX 970 for Call of Duty: Black Ops III at 1080p

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Source: http://www.sweclockers.com/nyhet/21275-nvidia-rekommenderar-geforce-gtx-970-for-call-of-duty-black-ops-iii

Not sure if they are using a new engine or if this is gonna be a poor port like COD:Ghosts.
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most likely a poor port locked at 30fps with an artificial inflated graphics requirement just to appear modern in graphical demand befitting a crappy AAA title
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most likely a poor port locked at 30fps with an artificial inflated graphics requirement just to appear modern in graphical demand befitting a crappy AAA title
look at the bright side, at least they tell u the game wont use more than 3.5GB. biggrin.gif
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most likely a poor port locked at 30fps with an artificial inflated graphics requirement just to appear modern in graphical demand befitting a crappy AAA title

meh... beta looked great and ran great at 4k on my rig
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The gap between GTX 980 and GTX 970 is not that big. If GTX 980 is recommend for 1440p, then a GPU weaker than GTX 970 should handle it at 1080p

1440p has 1.7 times more pixels than 1080p

Also, 4K has 2.25 times the pixel of 1440p. The gap between GTX 980 Ti & GTX 980 is much less than that
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Errr...wheres the news?

It would be news if "Nvidia recommends R9-390x for Call of Duty: Black Ops 3"
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Am I the only one that thoroughly enjoyed COD Advanced Warfare and was pretty impressed by the graphics?

Honestly, well polished games are hard to come by these days.
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My friend has the alienware alpha, i3 with a 960m I think and he beta tested black ops 3 and it ran fine at 1080p.
    
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BO3 looks much better than its predecessor and like most games on the market, the requirements are inflated. Remember the 6GB of VRAM for Ultra textures in Shadow of Mordor? We got by with only 4GB.
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Black Ops 3 is made by Treyarch and will be awesome, played the beta and it already felt like a retail game back then. It got dedicated servers, modding tools (unlimited content for mp, zombies etc. + custom gamemodes, serverlist and more. Everything a proper PC game needs).

I think this will be one of the best COD games ever made. Looking forward to play it tomorrow.
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