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3 years ago#1
I'm always curious, what setting on PC would be comparable to playing on console? I had a free code to Bioshock Infinite for PC and played through it, and I felt like the graphics were similar (everything on max). Then I wondered about how - while on High settings - Crysis 3, Far Cry 3 and Tomb Raider looked (watched viddys) they looked similiar as well. I dunno if its because Youtube uploads can do justice though.
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3 years ago#2
After playing Bioshock Infinite on the absolute lowest settings at 720p and then watching my girlfriend play it on her PS3... I think it looked better on my laptop... especially the textures. She played at 1080p, or whatever resolution PS3 games actually play at when it tells you 1080p...
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3 years ago#3
XxTwisted26xX posted...
Bioshock Infinite for PC and played through it, and I felt like the graphics were similar (everything on max)


What resolution.
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3 years ago#4
The console versions of modern games have graphics that are below even PC's low settings
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3 years ago#5
The biggest difference (in my opinion) from PC to Console is that on PC you can get a much higher frame rate with much better looking textures.
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3 years ago#6
Compare Crysis 3 on PC vs 360

http://www.videogameszone.de/Crysis-3-Xbox360-235315/News/Crysis-3-im-interaktiven-Grafikvergleich-Xbox-360-gegen-PC-1046306/
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3 years ago#7
Jprime666 posted...
Compare Crysis 3 on PC vs 360

http://www.videogameszone.de/Crysis-3-Xbox360-235315/News/Crysis-3-im-interaktiven-Grafikvergleich-Xbox-360-gegen-PC-1046306/


I can't tell the difference between the two. CONSOLES WIN AGAIN!
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3 years ago#8
Jprime666 posted...
Compare Crysis 3 on PC vs 360

http://www.videogameszone.de/Crysis-3-Xbox360-235315/News/Crysis-3-im-interaktiven-Grafikvergleich-Xbox-360-gegen-PC-1046306/


Wow the x360 version hurts my eyes.
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3 years ago#9
TES IV: Oblivion on XBox 360 looked like PC at medium settings at 1280x720 resolution. The system was only a few months old when it came out. The PS3 version looks even worse.
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3 years ago#10
YouTube absolutely does not do games justice, especially since it's capped at 30 FPS. It also seems to degrade the visual quality of videos.
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