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CSGO Settings - Performance

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    CSGO Settings - Performance


    I need help in choosing the best setting for CSGO, to play with high performance without fps drop. The game's requirements are :

      • OS: Windows® 7/Vista/XP
      • Processor: Intel® Core™ 2 Duo E6600 or AMD Phenom™ X3 8750 processor or better
      • Memory: 1GB XP / 2GB Vista
      • Hard Disk Space: At least 7.6GB of Space
      • Video Card: Video card must be 256 MB or more and should be a DirectX 9-compatible with support for Pixel Shader 3.0

    It works on Windows 8 and I know my laptop specs is not powerful enough to run in high settings so I reduce to the lowest possible. Works fine but some stuttering of repetitive audio and frequent fps drop. I'm running in 1024x768 resolution. Need some explanation for :-

    • Multicore rendering
    • Multisampling Anti-Aliasing mode
    • Texture Filtering mode
    • FXAA Anti-Aliasing
    • Wait for Vertical Sync

    Is my settings right? Need some tips for my laptop settings to run smoothly for this game.
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    Windows 7 x64/ Windows 8.1 x64


    Multicore rendering.
    It just lets you use both cores in a CPU to boost performance.

    Multisampling Anti-Aliasing mode
    a technique used in computer graphics to improve image quality.

    Texture Filtering mode
    texture filtering or texture smoothing is the method used to determine the texture color for a texture mapped pixel, using the colors of nearbytexels (pixels of the texture)

    FXAA Anti-Aliasing
    Smooth the edges.

    Vertical Sync
    Keep a track of FPS. ( I keep it off in all the games. )

    Upgrade the drivers for your Intel card and then check the gameplay.
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    Oh thank you for the info. So does my settings fit in based on my laptop's specs?
    One more thing, what's the difference for Bilinear and Trilinear? What should I choose for best performance?
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    Windows 7 x64/ Windows 8.1 x64

    Resolution and other selections are fine. Lower the texture detail as well.

    filtering mode:
    When you're comparing these options, It's entirely within reason to ask, objectively, which one is better.
    Now if you were asking - which color is better/best? THAT is entirely subjective..

    still, it is like Bilinear -> Trilinear -> Anisotropic
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    I'm currently using Bilinear and disabled the Multicore rendering, game was running smooth so far. I have to keep the Model/Texture Detail as Medium because if it is low, the picture was kinda blurry and it's hard to see the enemy from afar. Game was running at 40-50 fps, quite okay I guess, just a slight fps drop at times but it's manageable. Well thanks for your help sir.
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    Windows 7 x64/ Windows 8.1 x64

    You are most welcome mate!
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