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any MMO type games for Eyefinity? I am not much into FPS , Starcraft intrigues me, but I heard it doesnt support the resolution for Eyefinity. Not sure though.

I guess I will just turn some settings down and get lost in the game and forget that my wallet is ALOT thinner but I didnt really get much for it. I have been on WSGF as well, but that site is pretty dead compared to OCN and [H] Forum. TH2G seemed like decent technology if it had only been kept up and updated. wish ATI and Nvidia would work out these issues, as well as the game producers.
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Seems that Rift supports it.
And you got a LOT of graphical horsepower. If you only got it for WoW...not much you could have done better. This is on Blizzard, not you or AMD or Nvidia. These cards weren't even a possibility when Wow was made.
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LOL, DX11 in WoW. That has got to be an early April Fool's joke from Blizzard. The game runs like poo in DX9 due to CPU restrictions and internet connection issues. Now they're trying to force more horsepower through it?

I'd say try a real game instead of WoW.

Don't get me wrong, WoW is definitely a ground breaking idea...but c'mon. It's WoW. How old is that game?? There's no way they're going to get DX11 to actually work in it.
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post #34 of 47
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LOL, DX11 in WoW. That has got to be an early April Fool's joke from Blizzard. The game runs like poo in DX9 due to CPU restrictions and internet connection issues. Now they're trying to force more horsepower through it?

I'd say try a real game instead of WoW.

Don't get me wrong, WoW is definitely a ground breaking idea...but c'mon. It's WoW. How old is that game?? There's no way they're going to get DX11 to actually work in it.
If you bothered to read the Tom's article you'd know that it improved framerates by up to 32% on DX11 capable hardware. Even if it didn't have a single "bells and whistles" graphical feature, it still made the game run BETTER. GPU API's aren't limited to solely pushing more and more polys and effects on the screen.
And it DOES work, just not with Eyefinity. The patch notes I posted were from the release of Cataclysm, which came out last year.

Edited by Nixuz - 2/27/11 at 8:30pm
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post #35 of 47
Guys... I posted the solution a while ago. Reduce view distance to fair. That's all you have to do and the game runs smoothly.
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post #36 of 47
On your rig this may be the case. On mine it's shadows and ground clutter. Some people have problems with liquid effect.
Then we add Eyefinity and it gets even more complicated.
I've tried Radeon Pro as well, and all of it's varied configs.
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any MMO type games for Eyefinity? I am not much into FPS , Starcraft intrigues me, but I heard it doesnt support the resolution for Eyefinity. Not sure though.

I guess I will just turn some settings down and get lost in the game and forget that my wallet is ALOT thinner but I didnt really get much for it. I have been on WSGF as well, but that site is pretty dead compared to OCN and [H] Forum. TH2G seemed like decent technology if it had only been kept up and updated. wish ATI and Nvidia would work out these issues, as well as the game producers.
i should have my rig back up and running in a few days, i play wow myself and have a pretty damn close setup to yours so ill post back with my results
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Did you resolve your issue? I'm having the same issue with my 5850s.
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Strange, Im not running into any issues on my X2 and I have everything cranked to the max.
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Strange, Im not running into any issues on my X2 and I have everything cranked to the max.
This discussion pertains to eyefinity. I don't have issues on single monitor either.
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