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Old April 13, 2015, 05:45 PM
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Default Nvidia Dynamic Super Resolution (DSR) Review | Crysis 3 at 5K

Render your games at 1.2x - 4x of native resolution to get a crispy image thanks to Nvidia Dynamic Super Resolution (DSR).

Gaming at 2560x1440p is not taxing enough on your system? How about 5120x2880, now we are talking.

StarCraft II? Check...
Dota 2? Check...
Half Life 2? Check...

Watch our DSR review here, benefits and some drawbacks: http://youtu.be/sLXZxptHXuc
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Old April 13, 2015, 11:24 PM
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Been playing with AMD's "Virtual Super Resolution".
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And? How do you like it?
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I have found it operates quite similar to nVidia's DSR myself. Though aside from video game reviews no idea why someone would want to say run 4k on a 19-21" monitor. I find 4K small for the desktop for anything under 30"s.
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I've only tried DSR on one game, an old title - Rise of Nations. Even knocking down the smoothness from default of 33% to about 22%, the game was far too blurred.

I'll have to give some other, more suitable titles a try.
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Old April 20, 2015, 07:51 AM
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I've only tried DSR on one game, an old title - Rise of Nations. Even knocking down the smoothness from default of 33% to about 22%, the game was far too blurred.

I'll have to give some other, more suitable titles a try.
Hmm, try bringing down smoothness all the way to zero %.

Also i find 2x and 4x the best DSR factors to use as using non-even factors do not render out the cleanest detail.
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Old April 20, 2015, 08:15 AM
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Oh man. Missed this post, and my error. Not sure what happened there. Love it! Except for Shadows of Mordor, with the texture pack I can play most titles at 4K with a single 290x 4GB card. Some games that require a lot of text reading it's no good for as the GUI is too small. But yeah, it's been great.
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I have found it operates quite similar to nVidia's DSR myself. Though aside from video game reviews no idea why someone would want to say run 4k on a 19-21" monitor. I find 4K small for the desktop for anything under 30"s.
I'm using it on a 58" HDTV. Seems to work well on it.
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Hmm, try bringing down smoothness all the way to zero %.

Also i find 2x and 4x the best DSR factors to use as using non-even factors do not render out the cleanest detail.
Thanks, I'll give 0% smoothness and 2x a shot to see how things fare. It was only a quick test, and I believe I may have missed the straight 2x option, which makes sense in looking sharper (no stretch occurring).

It's definitely an interesting feature I'd like to utilize in the plethora of older and indie games I tend to play these days.
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Great Review!

Dmitry: Another way to fix the 'multiple monitor' situation is to continue using DSR, but try your in game windows options, like "Full Screen" and "Windowed Borderless". This fixed the problems for me and still allowed me to use DSR.

I'm running Diablo 3 at 4x on my 970 no problem. Fantastic quality.
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