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I will soon be playing Crysis 2 at 5760 x 1200 (6000 x 1200 or so with bezel management). Just wondering if there are any OCN members out there that play Crysis 2 on Eyefinity or Nvidia Surround (2D or 3D)? If so, please post your thoughts and opinions. Thank you. typer.gifgrouphug.gif
    
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Kinda pointless? BIG monitor? I'd love to try then maybe i'd change my point of view about this subject. Graphics? OHHH.. o wait. dx9.
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I don't personally run a multi monitor setup, but I have heard and seen many issues with ridiculous flickering when it comes to using a multi monitor setup.

Not sure if it's fixed yet, either. It was supposed to get fix in 11.3 for ATI, not sure for Nvidia.
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Originally Posted by 78@pwnt4lif3;12968683 
Kinda pointless? BIG monitor? I'd love to try then maybe i'd change my point of view about this subject. Graphics? OHHH.. o wait. dx9.

Do you know what immersive gaming is? biggrin.gif
    
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I'm running 3 screens. Would be nice if I wasn't getting the SLi texture problems with C2.
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I'm running 3 screens. Would be nice if I wasn't getting the SLi texture problems with C2.

What of these SLI texture problems, Mr. Scott?
    
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I don't know what the others are seeing but I've seen splotches show up on screen. When I aim down the sights, a grey circle forms at where I'm shooting. I'll have to record it. PM me later today and I'll see if it does it again.
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Running 3 1080p screens with 2 x 6950's and its no good there seems to be constant flickering around the top half of the screens when i switch to a 1920 -1080 res the flickering goes away. im using the latest ati drivers but still no better wish they would fix this but i have to say when they fix the flickering issue WOW its gunna be prime
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The game runs nicely in surround mode, twice as fast as Crysis 1 in single screen, which is not surprising considering it's a crapsole port. The engine is nicely optimized for GPU, and I did not observe CPU bottlenecks, which was achieved by getting rid of destruction and physics to further dumb the game down due to crapsole compatibility.

Using homebrew configs results in water flickering problems as well as screen going dark during some explosions, which doesn't happen when using the built in graphics settings, which limit you to either game looking like crap or running like crap unfortunately this game does not provide you with the opportunity to customize your own graphics, because of being dumbed down for crapsoles.

With 480's in Tri - SLI you won't have any problems running the game.
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