I mean, I've got almost the exact same setup, but I just couldn't justify spending over $200 on a video card. Launch trailer Sucks. Thus, I kept digging to figure out how to fix Far Cry 3 even though it is a terribly optimized game and...THIS IS HOW I FIXED IT. Revenue Details. Ubisoft, Ubi.com and the Ubisoft logo are trademarks of Ubisoft Entertainment in the U.S. and/or other countries. If you're on Nvidia, install these drivers: http://www.nvidia.com/object/win8-win7-winvista-64bit-310.64-beta-driver.html. It's the end of the year, and we're looking back at some of the biggest news stories of 2019 and why they matter. Install Geforce Experience (http://www.geforce.com/drivers/geforce-experience) and use the "optimise game" option. Far Cry® 3 Classic Edition has been updated to run smoothly on modern platforms and allow fans and newcomers to experience the single-player Far Cry® 3 campaign in stunning detail. Note: This is ONLY to be used to report spam, advertising, and problematic (harassment, fighting, or rude) posts. Set Alpha to Coverage to Standard or Off - I don't notice much difference. Thanks! The graphics settings set to high constant 60fps but some fps drop at amanaki village but its not a big deal. Seriously, how does he even run minesweeper with that antique. jesus fucking christ this is what we are calling an average rig nowadays? The 12.11 beta8 drivers have some Far Cry 3 optimisations. HBAO = Horizontal Based Ambient Occlusion. This is an AO technique developed by NVidia and it performs best on Nvidia cards. Open gamerprofile.xml in my documents/my games/Far Cry 4 with wordpad. Dive into this deep and enriching story where morals are questionable and hope is all but abandoned. I upgraded my monitor from a 60hz monitor to a 144hz and still had problems. Medium or so. I tested Far Cry 4 after my frustration thinking it was my system, but FC4 runs like butter maxed out with perfect FPS on this setup. Hi all. Shadows have a huge effect on performance. try changing the settings via Catalyst, instead of ingame. I have the same graphics card and I can play with everything on high except with Post FX on low. If you want FC3 to run well get a 650ti boost or gtx 660. hey guys thanks for the answers and i've got another question. Picked up Far Cry 3 today and it's awesome, really. © Valve Corporation. jus bought this far cry 3 but someting not right. How much money do I need for 1080P, 75fps, Ultra settings, gaming? Discover the island’s bloody secrets and take the fight to the enemy; improvise and use your environment to your advantage; and outwit its roster of ruthless, deranged inhabitants to save your friends. We are working every day to make sure our community is one of the best. (This is guaranteed for higher end Nvidia GPU setups that still experience micro stutters and frame drops. my PSU is OCZ CXS500W CoreXStream 80+ True 500 Watt, i bought it because they told me i needed at least true 400Watt PSU to run a quad qore CPU so i bought the 500watt one because i was going to buy a better gpu but i couldnt afford one. Try it out. You're telling me this is intended to look this way? i can't afford GTX 650 or 660 but i found MSI GTX 460 Hawk edition 1GB in a cheap price and i want to know if it will work on the FC3 and the other games without lagging on medium settings? Turn off all of them in the settings to avoid in game interference. You can't really see the difference and performance is much improved. All Rights Reserved. Hope this helps someone, and hope everyone enjoys the game as much as I am. If anybody is still interested in this, i found a pretty simple solution to these performance issues. That said, here are my tips for maxing your performance: The number one way to get high FPS is to switch to Direct X 9 mode.