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I just got Arkham Asylum and I cranked everything to the max, everything such as 16xAA, Physx High(max) even enabled 16xaf in the nvidia control panel. When playing the game, in the outside area, my frames dropped to about 40 fps. I expected this card to be able to do 60+ the whole game. Don't get me wrong, the game looks sick. Playing at 1080p.
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post #2 of 11
That was too much to ask of a 570 yes..but I think it handled it pretty well, 40 fps isn't bad
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It depends on whether you care about benchmarks/numbers or the smoothness of the game. As long it is running smooth/doesn't look choppy then I wouldn't worry about it. Movies only run at ~24fps (not that I would use that for games)
Edited by Xazen - 3/23/11 at 7:07pm
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It is definitely the PhysX physics calculations. Disable that and you should get about 60+ FPS....

For a single 570 with everything maxed that is great!
    
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I wouldn't trade anything for a constant 60 FPS.
    
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post #6 of 11
I say you are picky just like me, overclock the thing!
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Definitely picky, exactly like me also, overclock, or buy a cheap GPU to use as Physx
    
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post #8 of 11
I say your picky...I have trouble getting those frames in games, but as long as it's around 30, I'm golden. If it's not enough, overclocking or SLI is the way to go. Or, just lower your settings. I doubt you can tell the difference (and really care) between 4x AA and 16x.
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get a physx card
     
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I just got Arkham Asylum and I cranked everything to the max, everything such as 16xAA, Physx High(max) even enabled 16xaf in the nvidia control panel. When playing the game, in the outside area, my frames dropped to about 40 fps. I expected this card to be able to do 60+ the whole game. Don't get me wrong, the game looks sick. Playing at 1080p.
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