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crysis 2: what AA to use?

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for a 15 inch 1080p screen?

i see: No AA, quincux, and 4MSAA.

And then there's Edge AA, Edge Blurring, and Lapace Edge AA.

What's the difference?

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Edge AA applies AA only on the edges instead of the whole picture. Edge blurring is basically a fake AA, where instead of smoothing the edges with a copying technique, it just blurs out the edges so it doesn't stand out.

Quincux is a way to avoid edges, it basically transforms all edges to smoother corners. MSAA is the standard technique which looks the best. If you are satisfied with the frames per second, enable MSAA, if you are not, use Edge Blur.
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