Ghost Recon: Wildlands Closed Beta PC Performance Review

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Ghost Recon: Wildlands Closed PC Performance Review

4K Screenshot Graphical Comparison 

In Ghost Recon Wildlands there is a night and day difference between Low, Medium, High and Very high game presets, though it must be stated that the game's  Very High preset will be far too demanding for the majority of PC gamers when playing at a suitable resolution. 

Those who use Low settings will see that the game features no shadows, low-resolution textures and a significant drop in other environmental details.  

PC gamer should be aiming to play this game at a minimum of medium settings, though moving to higher settings will result in a noticeable improvement in graphical quality. 

In most modern PC games High and Very High/ Ultra settings have minimal effects on visual quality, usually having a performance impact that is a lot more than the minimal improvement in graphical detail is worth, especially when it results in lower framerates. 

 


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Most Recent Comments

04-02-2017, 14:26:48

Kourgath223
As far as I could tell in the comparison photos the difference between high and very high is view distance and shadows don't look blurred.Quote

04-02-2017, 14:35:44

NeverBackDown
Wow. Performance on this beta is pretty bad.Quote

04-02-2017, 18:52:00

Kilbane
I'm pretty sure the game is pretty broken right now. Using the benchmark, which I may add, gives a great set of graphs to look at, shows that my framerate is on average 42 with highs of 60 (vsync) and lows of 30.

However, looking at the graphs, my CPU usage is around 50-60% with my GPU around 60-70% when it goes down to the 30-40FPS points. So neither CPU or GPU are being fully utilised. For the brief parts of the benchmark that do allow my CPU and GPU to go above that level, I get 55-60 FPS.

I'm hoping this will be fixed pretty quickly as I do enjoy the game, just need it to work before I order it!Quote

05-02-2017, 04:00:42

trawetSluaP
Game is a mess imo. Feels wrong, very arcadey. I'm so disappointed.

People will say it's only a beta but we#re only a month from release...Quote

05-02-2017, 08:01:53

AlienALX
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Originally Posted by trawetSluaP View Post
Game is a mess imo. Feels wrong, very arcadey. I'm so disappointed.

People will say it's only a beta but we#re only a month from release...
Yup I haven't played it but from what I can remember with The Division frame rates did not improve all of a sudden when it went to the full game. In fact, they were exactly the same.

I think we just have to accept that this round of console slop just runs really badly Quote
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