Overclock.net › Forums › Video Games › PC Gaming › [Official] Battlefield 3 Information & Discussion Thread
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

[Official] Battlefield 3 Information & Discussion Thread - Page 542

post #5411 of 52874
Supposedly, the purpose of the Alpha was to test the servers and stress conditions... So they're testing bandwidth? Or something like that...

EDIT: I'm starting to think 16 months that was a typo. Maybe 6 months was what the statement was originally trying to be implied.

Sent from my SAMSUNG Galaxy S using Tapatalk
Edited by Coach Mcguirk - 8/1/11 at 3:30pm
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 4690 MSI H97 PC Mate(MS-7850) r9 390 Nitro Corsair Vengeance 4 x 4GB 1600mhz  
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Crucial MX 200 256 SSD Toshiba 2TB 6.0gb/s External - Seagate 4TB 24X DVD-RW Burner 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Cooler Master Hyper T4 Windows 10 Home 64-bit Acer IPS 27' 2560 x 1440p Logitech G710 Mechanical 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Cooler Master V650 Gold Rated Enermax Ostrog Logitech something ?? 
Audio
Realtek Onboard 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 4690 MSI H97 PC Mate(MS-7850) r9 390 Nitro Corsair Vengeance 4 x 4GB 1600mhz  
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Crucial MX 200 256 SSD Toshiba 2TB 6.0gb/s External - Seagate 4TB 24X DVD-RW Burner 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Cooler Master Hyper T4 Windows 10 Home 64-bit Acer IPS 27' 2560 x 1440p Logitech G710 Mechanical 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Cooler Master V650 Gold Rated Enermax Ostrog Logitech something ?? 
Audio
Realtek Onboard 
  hide details  
Reply
post #5412 of 52874
makes sense but thats what the open beta is most likely for to REALLY push the servers in their functionality so they don't fail like they did when BC2 was released and everyone was downloading etc.
post #5413 of 52874
Well when the Crysis 2 beta was out apparently it was not the newest version and was from a few months ago...or maybe weeks I don't remember.
Sleek Rig 2012
(18 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i5 3570k 4.8 GHz ASUS Z77 Sabertooth EVGA GTX 480 SuperClocked Mushkin Enhanced Blackline 8 GB 2133 MHz 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Patriot Pyro SE 120 GB  WD Caviar Black 500 GB x2 (1 backup) ASUS CD/DVD RW 24x Noctua NH-D14 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
GELID Icy Vision Rev. 2 Windows 8 Professional Samsung BX2440 24" Saitek Eclipse III 
PowerCaseMouseAudio
Silverstone ST75ZF 750W NZXT Phantom (black) Saitek GM2400 V-MODA Crossfade LP 
AudioAudio
Auzentech X-Fi Forte 7.1 Saitek Cyborg 5.1 headset 
  hide details  
Reply
Sleek Rig 2012
(18 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i5 3570k 4.8 GHz ASUS Z77 Sabertooth EVGA GTX 480 SuperClocked Mushkin Enhanced Blackline 8 GB 2133 MHz 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Patriot Pyro SE 120 GB  WD Caviar Black 500 GB x2 (1 backup) ASUS CD/DVD RW 24x Noctua NH-D14 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
GELID Icy Vision Rev. 2 Windows 8 Professional Samsung BX2440 24" Saitek Eclipse III 
PowerCaseMouseAudio
Silverstone ST75ZF 750W NZXT Phantom (black) Saitek GM2400 V-MODA Crossfade LP 
AudioAudio
Auzentech X-Fi Forte 7.1 Saitek Cyborg 5.1 headset 
  hide details  
Reply
post #5414 of 52874
If you pre-order on Origin you will get early beta access. Is this new?
Sleek Rig 2012
(18 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i5 3570k 4.8 GHz ASUS Z77 Sabertooth EVGA GTX 480 SuperClocked Mushkin Enhanced Blackline 8 GB 2133 MHz 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Patriot Pyro SE 120 GB  WD Caviar Black 500 GB x2 (1 backup) ASUS CD/DVD RW 24x Noctua NH-D14 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
GELID Icy Vision Rev. 2 Windows 8 Professional Samsung BX2440 24" Saitek Eclipse III 
PowerCaseMouseAudio
Silverstone ST75ZF 750W NZXT Phantom (black) Saitek GM2400 V-MODA Crossfade LP 
AudioAudio
Auzentech X-Fi Forte 7.1 Saitek Cyborg 5.1 headset 
  hide details  
Reply
Sleek Rig 2012
(18 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i5 3570k 4.8 GHz ASUS Z77 Sabertooth EVGA GTX 480 SuperClocked Mushkin Enhanced Blackline 8 GB 2133 MHz 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Patriot Pyro SE 120 GB  WD Caviar Black 500 GB x2 (1 backup) ASUS CD/DVD RW 24x Noctua NH-D14 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
GELID Icy Vision Rev. 2 Windows 8 Professional Samsung BX2440 24" Saitek Eclipse III 
PowerCaseMouseAudio
Silverstone ST75ZF 750W NZXT Phantom (black) Saitek GM2400 V-MODA Crossfade LP 
AudioAudio
Auzentech X-Fi Forte 7.1 Saitek Cyborg 5.1 headset 
  hide details  
Reply
post #5415 of 52874
you sure about that? i've never heard that before..
post #5416 of 52874
yep it's on the front page of origin.com
Sleek Rig 2012
(18 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i5 3570k 4.8 GHz ASUS Z77 Sabertooth EVGA GTX 480 SuperClocked Mushkin Enhanced Blackline 8 GB 2133 MHz 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Patriot Pyro SE 120 GB  WD Caviar Black 500 GB x2 (1 backup) ASUS CD/DVD RW 24x Noctua NH-D14 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
GELID Icy Vision Rev. 2 Windows 8 Professional Samsung BX2440 24" Saitek Eclipse III 
PowerCaseMouseAudio
Silverstone ST75ZF 750W NZXT Phantom (black) Saitek GM2400 V-MODA Crossfade LP 
AudioAudio
Auzentech X-Fi Forte 7.1 Saitek Cyborg 5.1 headset 
  hide details  
Reply
Sleek Rig 2012
(18 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i5 3570k 4.8 GHz ASUS Z77 Sabertooth EVGA GTX 480 SuperClocked Mushkin Enhanced Blackline 8 GB 2133 MHz 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Patriot Pyro SE 120 GB  WD Caviar Black 500 GB x2 (1 backup) ASUS CD/DVD RW 24x Noctua NH-D14 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
GELID Icy Vision Rev. 2 Windows 8 Professional Samsung BX2440 24" Saitek Eclipse III 
PowerCaseMouseAudio
Silverstone ST75ZF 750W NZXT Phantom (black) Saitek GM2400 V-MODA Crossfade LP 
AudioAudio
Auzentech X-Fi Forte 7.1 Saitek Cyborg 5.1 headset 
  hide details  
Reply
post #5417 of 52874
i see interesting... maybe you'll get access at the same time as the MoH LE people? although they're gonna whine about it if that does happen... idk this ought to make for a very interesting august >=)
post #5418 of 52874
Seems like certain Retailers are bundling different "bonuses".. Really makes me want to get hard copy. But i just personally need to play when its released and not later that day lo.

Quote:
It wouldn't be a new entry in a popular series without retailer specific pre-order bonuses. As previously revealed, all pre-orders will receive the limited edition of Battlefield 3 and, thus, the "Back to Karkand" map pack DLC, though each retailer will also have some different additional bonuses.

GameStop is offering the (timed exclusive) "Physical Warfare" DLC and PowerUp Rewards members will also snag a copy of the Prima strategy guide. Best Buy pre-orders will receive the "SPECACT Kit," a package of eight multiplayer skins. Finally, Amazon pre-orders include a pack of exclusive multiplayer dog tags.
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2600K 4.5Ghz Asus P8P67-Pro B3 MSI FROZRII 6950 8GB G-SKILL RIPJAWS CL8 1600 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
OCZ 3 120 GB + 3 1TB Spinpoints. Sony DVD R/RW DL WIN7 Dell U2410 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G510 Corsair HX 750W Corsair 700D Logitech G9x 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2600K 4.5Ghz Asus P8P67-Pro B3 MSI FROZRII 6950 8GB G-SKILL RIPJAWS CL8 1600 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
OCZ 3 120 GB + 3 1TB Spinpoints. Sony DVD R/RW DL WIN7 Dell U2410 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G510 Corsair HX 750W Corsair 700D Logitech G9x 
  hide details  
Reply
post #5419 of 52874
i want all 3 of those exclusive perks but no way i'm gonna buy 3 copies..
post #5420 of 52874
Stupid gamestop!

Back to Karkad is an expansion, not a friggin' Map Pack!!!

CoDfever much... *sigh*
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: PC Gaming
Overclock.net › Forums › Video Games › PC Gaming › [Official] Battlefield 3 Information & Discussion Thread