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Difference Between Med vs High - Crysis?

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How big is the difference in graphics quality between the Medium and High Detail settings in Crysis? I want to play it at 1680x1050 with a Radeon HD 4850, but I want decent framerates. Does anyone have any pictures to compare the settings?
post #2 of 12
It's quite huge the difference. Sorry I dont have any screenshots.


I run Crysis on a mix of high and very high and get a constant 35+ FPS at 1280x1024 so you should be fine also running a 4850
post #3 of 12
Nigh maxed, I got "decent" frame rates. Though that was before my P5Q-E FAILED on me due to my 3.6ghz overclock (ridiculous).

Granted that was on 1280x1024, but that was also on DX10. Everything was "high" with "very high" sprinkled in here and there.
    
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You both have it on 1280x1024. I will be on a 22" WS monitor so it will have to be 1680x1050.
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You'll be able to run everything on high at that rez, relax.
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If you want I can nab some screenies comparing med/high/very high

There is a HUGE difference.
Edited by xxhaloownerxx - 7/11/08 at 12:27pm
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Screenies would be nice, yes. Thanks.
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HERE is a picture with (top to bottom) very high >> high >> medium >> low

enjoy


edit: click on the link, it has a better resolution!

Edited by smoke12291 - 7/11/08 at 12:29pm
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Its Crysis, so it still looks good, but yea, everything starts to get a little bland as you move down the ladder.
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I found Crysis totally different moving from medium to high.
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