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Doesn't mean much when they both use H.264.
Just because they use H.264 doesn't mean anything. When you take a file format, regardless of what it is, and convert it again and again - each time it'll loose quality. Especially Youtube.

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YouTube of 2006, maybe. YouTube today is pretty good. Their 720p/1080p encoding is pretty high quality.
It's never ever close to the source material. I've been uploading 720p videos to Youtube since it first was available to this day and it's always meh, it doesn't have half the quality of the original file.
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I think he was trying to say a 5750 could max out crysis 2. Which I don't think is far from the truth at all.
Apparently SOMEONE here can read. lol

That's what I'm saying. Crysis 2 doesn't have near the detail Crysis 1 had, even at DX9.
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Apparently SOMEONE here can read. lol

That's what I'm saying. Crysis 2 doesn't have near the detail Crysis 1 had, even at DX9.
It does have near the detail. I can honestly say that. It really does look like DX10.
    
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Apparently SOMEONE here can read. lol

That's what I'm saying. Crysis 2 doesn't have near the detail Crysis 1 had, even at DX9.
While I do agree, I'm far more disappointed with the quality of the game itself. There are so many problems with it and Crytek has barely made an effort publicly to fix them. People since launch have yet to play MP because of their multi-craptastic-database of users. They've got like 3-4 databases going that are completely separate. Why does it have to be so convoluted and why can't they fix it already? It's been 4 weeks since launch dammit.

The game itself visually was still impressive imo and wasn't half bad.
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Crysis 1 = DX10, and the 5750, which you originally typed, gets low frames there, so my point was that for a DX11 game, you wouldn't have been able to run it well anyway.
AFAIK, just because it's DX11, doesn't mean the card will be pushing less FPS entirely.
 
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AFAIK, just because it's DX11, doesn't mean the card will be pushing less FPS entirely.
indeed. Infact, DX11 could mean that you'll get more FPS. Same with DX10. See STALKER CoP, DMC4, RE5, LP2.
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AFAIK, just because it's DX11, doesn't mean the card will be pushing less FPS entirely.
Oh, it does.
    
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Oh, it does.
Not always.
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We still don't have a texture pack...
    
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Not always.
Always, man. Just like Coca Cola. Unless you want to turn the settings and resolution down and say that you're getting 60+ FPS in DX11.





...@ 640 x 480 on "low," LOL!
    
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