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Just because you are stable at 1300MHz Core on other games doesn't mean you'll be stable at anything, Battlefield 3 is a lot more demanding than most games out there (Together with Crysis 2).
Not like you'll notice anything for downclocking them down to 1280MHz or something. tongue.gif

 


It is a lot more demanding, but many other games take more volts to be stable. Shortly after bf3 came out I could almost run it @ 930 core and 1.175 volts. Team fortress two, on the other hand, needed 1.212 volts to be stable.

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Well i still haven't bought it yet, i can't believe the absolute mess this thing is, all you see plastered on the main page and every BF3 search is BF3: PREMIUM. Which as i'm told does not include the main game, are they trying to reel in unsuspecting folk to buy into something that looks like it's the game but isn't? That would be a £40 mistake..................

The amount of stupid shortcut packs etc doesn't help matters either.
 
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is it just me or are the new CQ assignment weapons overpowered?
the AUG A3 fires incredibly fast and has extremely low recoil (picked it up and tried it out)
the SCAR-L seems to be on the same dmg level as the G3A3 but firing much faster
the L86A2 is probably the most accurate gun in the support class
haven't seen the rest yet[/quote

Those weapons are not good for CQ, anyone with a M16 or AEK can do better.

Scar-L does 25 dmg max same for the AUg and Mtar-21, weird the ACW only does 19.

Try the M417, the best battle rifle in the game IMO.
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Those weapons are not good for CQ, anyone with a M16 or AEK can do better.
Scar-L does 25 dmg max same for the AUg and Mtar-21, weird the ACW only does 19.
Try the M417, the best battle rifle in the game IMO.

I gun does not a player make, I would counter that the P90 is one of the best weapons for CQ thumb.gif

I shall try the M417 tonight, if I can get it unlocked.

Metro whoring here I come!

(Used rockets for the first time ever in a metro server last night just to unlock an assignment...whoops)
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I gun does not a player make, I would counter that the P90 is one of the best weapons for CQ thumb.gif
I shall try the M417 tonight, if I can get it unlocked.
Metro whoring here I come!
(Used rockets for the first time ever in a metro server last night just to unlock an assignment...whoops)
M417 is beast man even in cqcb.
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great.
if theres one thing DICE cant do that is balancing, they always over-nerf or make weapons/vehicles OP.
how long for next patch?

That video was before the patch came out on Monday. My guess is it's always had that range but no one ever bothers with the C-Ram
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is it just me or are the new CQ assignment weapons overpowered?
the AUG A3 fires incredibly fast and has extremely low recoil (picked it up and tried it out)
the SCAR-L seems to be on the same dmg level as the G3A3 but firing much faster
the L86A2 is probably the most accurate gun in the support class
haven't seen the rest yet

I dont think any of them are overpowered and I have over 200 kills with those 3 guns. I dont think AUG is anything special, I would rather use the M16A3 or the M416 over the AUG. I was watching one of Lvlcap's video's and he thought the SCAR-L 's damage might be higher than the other AR guns but he tested it out and its the same as the rest except the G3A3. The Scar-L is just so damn accurate and the recoil is so low it just seems that way. L86A2's accuracy is pretty good, I'm not sure its more accurate than the RPK-74. The patch in April nerfed the LMG's and none of them are all that great anymore.
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Well i'm downloading the game now, might take a while (even on my fast connection). I only bought the standalone game, didn't want to waste money on the DLC just yet incase i find the game a total joke.

Since i've never played the BF series at all, do you guys have any tips for a noobie?
 
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It's bs they make them so overpower full because they want mo money for the expansion pack. You know it's just gonna drop in price in a month or two.
Edited by Frankrizzo - 6/8/12 at 2:27pm
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Well i'm downloading the game now, might take a while (even on my fast connection). I only bought the standalone game, didn't want to waste money on the DLC just yet incase i find the game a total joke.
Since i've never played the BF series at all, do you guys have any tips for a noobie?

Squad up...
Stay close...
Drop support items every chance you get, note the locations people cap from and try to drop them there.

I would concentrate leveling up Engineer and Assault classes first.

Oh and don't worry about your KDR, it'll come.
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