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Battlefield 3 Beta Graphics Analysis

A post on PC Games Hardware takes a look at the graphics in the Battlefield 3 beta, offering a bunch of screenshots to show off visual ups and downs of the new installment in the military shooter sequel. They offer high praise for the game's appearance, and also note their quibbles, saying that if these few things are fixed, the game will take the crown for best graphics from their pick for the previous winner, Crysis and Crysis 2. They have another article with more on this which includes 75 maxed-out screenshots. There's also a beta performance preview on VR-Zone.com with their own set of high-resolution screenshots and a video clip showing off the game's ultra settings. They also offer their Guide To Building A Gaming Rig For Battlefield 3 and answer the burning question of Can an Intel dual core laptop with AMD discrete GPU run BF3?

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18. Re: Battlefield 3 Beta Graphics Analysis Sep 27, 2011, 23:58 Krovven
 
Keybinding menu is a freaking mess. Can't rebind the mouse buttons at all, lose the mouse cursor half the time and have to back out, or use the keyboard. Joystick rebinds are just hosed, such as using gamepad buttons R Button and L Button when rebinding the throttle on my Force 3d Pro. Clicking Reset Bindings resets everything (ie: Video settings) in the menu's back to default.

Forced myself to use default controls for 30min...the gameplay is awesome. Game looks and runs fantastic on my aging system (basically met Beta minimum requirements) and it defaulted to just about everything maxed at 1920x1080, so that's impressive.

Now, they have until beta ends to fix the button and joystick mapping.

 
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