Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus PC Performance Review

VRAM Usage

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus PC Performance Review

VRAM Usage  

With Wolfenstein II it is clear why Machine Games has decided to use 4GB as the minimum VRAM requirement for this title, with the game using more than 2GB of VRAM at 1080p Low settings. Yes, we have shown that 2GB GPUs can offer passable performance in this game, but it is clear that 4GB or more is what is needed to get the best visual/gameplay experience. 

Even at 1080p the game's Mien Leben! setting caused our 4GB R9 Fury X to run at a comparative crawl, showcasing exactly how much of a VRAM hog this game is. If more games are released like this the 2GB era is over and the age of 4GB VRAM minimums have begun. 

 

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus PC Performance Review  

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03-11-2017, 14:02:48

NeverBackDown
Very impressive CPU performance from this game. It's the polar opposite of AC:Origins lolQuote

03-11-2017, 14:44:12

AlienALX
Smooth as a baby's bum for me. Wish it would DSR to 4k though.Quote

03-11-2017, 14:52:20

Bartacus
Is it SLI friendly?Quote

03-11-2017, 15:02:59

WYP
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Originally Posted by Bartacus View Post
Is it SLI friendly?
Sadly we do not have the hardware for SLI/Crossfire/Multi-GPU testing. Would be something that would be nice to look into, but then there is the cost, time etc to take into account.Quote

03-11-2017, 15:06:40

Bartacus
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Originally Posted by WYP View Post
Sadly we do not have the hardware for SLI/Crossfire/Multi-GPU testing. Would be something that would be nice to look into, but then there is the cost, time etc to take into account.
I wouldn't expect you guys to test that, especially considering the seeming abandonment of SLI, but I was just curious. I'll find out myself fairly soon.Quote
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