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What games gain performance boosts from Windows 8?

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2 years ago#1
I see a lot of people around here saying that some games run up to 15% better on 8, which games are those exactly?
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2 years ago#2
Battlefield 4 IIRC got quite a big boost
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2 years ago#3
BF4 and supposedly future games that use DX11.1/DX11.2
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2 years ago#4
The only game I tested that ran better on Windows 8 was Saints Row 2 (it has severe lag issues and timing issues on Windows 7).

Oh, and Far Cry 3 had some pop-in issues on W7 that where gone in W8, but the speed was the same on my PC.
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2 years ago#5
the companies were just paid by m$ to make the games faulty in w7
2 years ago#6
or microsoft could release directx 11.1/11.2 for windows 7.

nothing prevents them from doing so..... except greed and arrogance.

Lets make windows users dance and WE will force them to dance like WE want - Microsoft.

Lets hope Valve/Linux will change the OS scene
2 years ago#7
I don't care, win8 is ridiculous. It's still not easy to use even with the 8.1 update (or 2012r2, whatev). It's crazy how difficult it is to get anything done.
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2 years ago#8
Windows 8 is very easy to use and once you get used to some of the features, easily better than Windows 7.
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2 years ago#9
claudekennilol posted...
I don't care, win8 is ridiculous. It's still not easy to use even with the 8.1 update (or 2012r2, whatev). It's crazy how difficult it is to get anything done.


Lies and ignorance. If anything, I can do almost all tasks just as fast or faster on windows 8.1 than a person could in windows 7.
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2 years ago#10
The PCH board is the only place where you will see people defending windows 8
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