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OK i cant find anything on this topic on google... when i turn up my AA at 1920 1080 my cpu usage goes lower... why is that? thanks.
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AA is performed by the gpu. It makes the gpu work harder since it has to apply effects to the edges of objects in each scene. It will take longer to render each frame resulting in a lower frame per second. Because of this the cpu does not need to feed the gpu as much information, hence the lower cpu usage.
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