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    PC issues running Farcry 3

    Hello everyone,

    I don't know if my outdated PC is actually having big trouble with this game, or it's really poorly optimized at the moment.


    My specs -

    Intel i5 750
    Gigabyte P55-UD3
    4GB ram
    Radeon 6850

    I'm playing FC3 on 'low' with a comfortable FPS rate

    Is the game really that gorgeous, or is my PC getting old?

    Also, anyone got any tweaks that would rise my FPS without much of a graphic loss?

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    Try getting the latest (beta) driver for your GFX card.
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    I really dont know,I have a kickass nuclearplant for a pc and it goes nicely.
    My friend has a reasonably good pc and it stutters to hell for him.

    I think it's an optimization problem.Got lots better with 1.01 patch+new driver,but it's still not the end of it.

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    It's gorgeous, but you should be doing better than that with those specs.
    I'm running on;

    Intel Core i5 2500K (OC'd)
    Corsair Vengeance 8GB
    Radeon 4870

    I'm running most settings on low, with Texture and Terrain quality on medium with 60 FPS steady.

    What I did hear though, is that Far Cry 3 performance can be improved by a fair margin with a better CPU. Since I have a better CPU than you do, that might be the cause.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dezerte View Post
    Try getting the latest (beta) driver for your GFX card.
    Shortly after making this thread I got the beta drivers and it really helped my FPS but I'm still only playing 'low' with a nice steady FPS, even pushing medium gives me issues.

    I mean, it still looks gorgeous on 'low' but I wanted to push medium

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    If you are comfortable with it, you could try a graphics card overclock, Im an nVidia man myself so i dont know any good utilities for you but I guess google is your best friend. Ram upgrade might help a bit, you can Never have too much ram!

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    Quote Originally Posted by 7h3R3ap3r View Post
    If you are comfortable with it, you could try a graphics card overclock, Im an nVidia man myself so i dont know any good utilities for you but I guess google is your best friend. Ram upgrade might help a bit, you can Never have too much ram!
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    People report the game as excessively demanding.



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    Quote Originally Posted by Marest View Post
    People report the game as excessively demanding.

    ~Snip~
    Ah I see, I think I should upgrade my PC by quite a lot. Now all I need is cash to actually do that!

    Oh well, thanks anyways everyone!

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