Resident Evil 7: Biohazard PC Performance Review

1080p Performance

Resident Evil 7: Biohazard PC Performance Review

1080p Performance

Resident Evil 7 is a very easy game to run at high settings, easily achieving average framerates of 60+ FPS on mid-range GPUs like the R9 380 and GTX 960. Players will need to lower graphical settings on these GPUs to achieve a steady 60FPS, though for the most part PC gamers will be able to expect a great framerate and graphical experience from this game.  

Moving up to GPUs like the GTX 1060 and RX 480 Strix we can see that the game can easily run with minimum framerates of over 100FPS, making these GPUs ideal for those with high refresh rate displays. Anyone with this much GPU power will also be able to play the game with higher graphical settings, though we have found that the highest or "max" settings for this game also come with much larger framerates dips/spikes, which can harm the overall gaming experience. 

 

Resident Evil 7: Biohazard PC Performance Review

 

  

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25-01-2017, 15:05:35

Dicehunter
Really impressive seeing the Fury X performs so well.Quote

25-01-2017, 15:39:57

AngryGoldfish
What polar opposite results you found compared to Guru3D's performance review. Something must have been out of whack with their system or drivers as the Fury X performed really poorly and erratically.

It's fantastic to see the Fury line still hold strong in these big titles. After a couple of poor performance numbers over the last four months, I'm glad to see the Fury line pick things up again and remain competitive.Quote

25-01-2017, 16:22:28

WYP
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Originally Posted by AngryGoldfish View Post
What polar opposite results you found compared to Guru3D's performance review. Something must have been out of whack with their system or drivers as the Fury X performed really poorly and erratically.

It's fantastic to see the Fury line still hold strong in these big titles. After a couple of poor performance numbers over the last four months, I'm glad to see the Fury line pick things up again and remain competitive.
The big difference is that they used Max settings, which is insanely VRAM intensive and I found to cause a lot of framerate instability on even the GTX 1080.

In my testing, I opted for what I called "high" settings in the review, which provided these results. I wouldn't recommend higher as it caused a lot of issues, especially on the old NV driver.Quote

25-01-2017, 16:27:01

AngryGoldfish
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Originally Posted by WYP View Post
The big difference is that they used Max settings, which is insanely VRAM intensive and I found to cause a lot of framerate instability on even the GTX 1080.

In my testing, I opted for what I called "high" settings in the review, which provided these results. I wouldn't recommend higher as it caused a lot of issues, especially on the old NV driver.
That makes sense. Sometimes I think developers include 'insane' settings just because they can, not because they need to or should.Quote

01-02-2017, 10:12:39

BigDaddyKong
Most developers will tell you games are designed to be played on high. Very high, it extreme settings are there to be used for screen shots, and showing things off. Not for game play.Quote
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