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Assuming that by the time this game comes out, we will have the best CPU on the market, what type of video card(s) do you think will be able to run this game flawlessly on a 120hz monitor, maximum graphics, maximum AA, vsync enabled at 1920x1080 resolution?

120FPS at all times?
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if you've seen the same trailer i've seen, there really isn't anything special about the es 5 in terms of graphics... imho... but i can't wait to play it, to bad it's not until november 11.

a constant 120fps is hard to acheive with any game just because there are always moments of slow down... 580 in sli should probably be great, or a 6990 + 6970 trifire
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120Hz is insane bro.

I'm fine with 40, and for that, I doubt you'll need more than a HD6950/GTX570.
   
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post #4 of 13
This is not a game where 120hz would even be noticiable too much.

Also, we don't know how well the game performs yet. It has not been released. So this thread is pointless, in a way.
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I'm still waiting for BF3 to upgrade my GPU. Slowly upgrading everything else.
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120Hz is mainly advertised for smoother gameplay in FPS. Since, FPS tend to be fast paced. You won't see a big difference in an rpg. At 1920x1080, it's impossible to say at the moment what will be needed until the game actually is released so all you will get is random predictions.
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I think it would suit you better to get an IPS monitor rather than 120hz. Than you can have 60fps and stunning colors! :3
    
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Originally Posted by revlimiter View Post
Assuming that by the time this game comes out, we will have the best CPU on the market, what type of video card(s) do you think will be able to run this game flawlessly on a 120hz monitor, maximum graphics, maximum AA, vsync enabled at 1920x1080 resolution?

120FPS at all times?
It will run on an xbox and a PS3. So my guess is you won't need much.

Also, overall you'll notice an S-IPS panel much more than a 120Hz.
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It will run on an xbox and a PS3. So my guess is you won't need much.
It might also go the GTA IV or BC2 way and demand a lot more horsepower than the engine should actually demand.
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I bet my single 5870 eats it. No need to upgrade for a while!
    
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