Project Cars 2 PC Performance Review

4K Performance

Project Cars 2 PC Performance Review

4K Performance  

To play project Cars 2 at 4K PC gamers will need something that is a lot more powerful than a GTX 1080 Founders Edition,  at least at these graphical settings, necessitating either an SLI setup or a move to a more powerful GPU like the GTX 1080 Ti. Even so, the GTX 1080 Ti is not likely to bring ut minimum framerate beyond 60FPS, though this is 

Even so, Nvidia's GTX 1080 Ti is not likely to bring the game's minimum framerate beyond 60FPS at these settings, though a solid 60+ FPS could be achievable in less stressful racing scenarios.  

In this use case all of the GPUs that we have tested required some huge graphical changes to achieve a solid 60FPS, showcasing how well this game can place even today's highest-end hardware on its knees.  

 

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Most Recent Comments

25-09-2017, 02:51:51

Bagpuss
Surprised at how demanding the game is given the steep visual downgrade in the lighting and rain effects compared to the first game.

..Photo mode is better though.Quote

25-09-2017, 09:53:21

kitomano
Hmm, I have no problems running it on my PCQuote

25-09-2017, 11:50:36

Warchild
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Originally Posted by kitomano View Post
Hmm, I have no problems running it on my PC
Same. Quite well optimised for me.Quote

25-09-2017, 12:02:55

WYP
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Originally Posted by kitomano View Post
Hmm, I have no problems running it on my PC
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Originally Posted by Warchild View Post
Same. Quite well optimised for me.
This is one of the huge challenges with this kind of testing. There will always be a scenario in a game that will be more demanding than others, but in this case, the performance loss is pretty extreme.

Favorable weather conditions can cause minimum framerates to increase by as much as 45%.

In all the game is extremely scalable and is very easy to run in most situations, though it can really make your PC cry if using unfavourable racing conditions at the game's highest settings.

I kinda wish that I had Bernard's watch or something similar so that this kind of testing could be done within a more reasonable timeframe.Quote
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