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Single Fury-X / 980Ti will not handle this tittle at 4K.
Edited by Pro3ootector - 2/9/16 at 4:21pm
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8xMSAA doh.gif
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I own the game; I literally cannot tell the difference in visual quality between high and max on a 24" 1080p monitor. All i know is in max my gtx970 hits about 24fps, and high it hits 60.

either way there is zero obvious gain from the higher setting.
 
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Well its pretty close I guess.. within 10%

Seems to be the case on all new releases.. Fallout 4, just cause 3, Xcom.. Tomb raider a bit worse then the 10%

Typically AMD will probably reach (or exceed) parity in 3-6months time post release biggrin.gif
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Dat maximum benchmark. Its a turn based game! Why does it run so badly?
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I guess maximum is there for the next gen of graphics cards, as long as it looks good and runs well with the other profiles I think that's OK,
still, I feel like this game doesn't justify how heavy it is, maybe they are pushing unreal3 to hard in some regard and it simply becomes to inefficient
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8xMSAA doh.gif

Yeah I noticed that too. Maximum uses 8X MSAA so there's no surprise that it runs awful at 4K.
Edited by TopicClocker - 2/9/16 at 6:18pm
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I wonder how it would affect the performance if they enabled EQAA bias samples. 290X had a jolly good time with MSAA, the whole tide of balance shifted 5% when MSAA was enabled. Fury X continues all the bandwidth and shader count pedigree.
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I own the game; I literally cannot tell the difference in visual quality between high and max on a 24" 1080p monitor. All i know is in max my gtx970 hits about 24fps, and high it hits 60.

either way there is zero obvious gain from the higher setting.

It's like that with most games now. There is very little to no difference at all.

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