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Old Nov 20, 2012, 06:06 PM   #1
LagunaSol
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Any player feedback yet for Borderlands 2 (Mac)?

I'm still on a 2009 iMac (2.93 ghz, 8G RAM, Radeon 4850 512MB) hoping it will run well on this machine until the new 27" iMacs are available.

Any feedback out there?
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Old Nov 20, 2012, 07:51 PM   #2
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Playing on my MBPr.

1440x900
details on high
things light shadows, lighting, ambient, foliage etc on low

looks and runs better than it does in bootcamp

in bootcamp I can't do 1440x900 and the game doesn't look good unless I do at least 1680x1050

overall, very pleased

EDIT:

reset the nvram and smc and I can play nearly maxed (except shadows and other resource hogs) without terrible slowdowns. I can't see my fps but it's pretty smooth. The UI (items menu) is slow as all hell, though.

No clue how a GT650m compares to a 4850, though.. you should at the very least be able to play it.

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