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Need for Speed III: Hot Pursuit is a 1998 racing video game, developed by Electronic Arts Canada and published by Electronic Arts. It is the third major title in the Need for Speed series, significantly incorporating police pursuits as a major part of gameplay. Hot Pursuit remains focused in racing using exotic sports cars, but features races that primarily take place in locations within North America, including varied settings and climates. In addition, police AI is significantly improved over its predecessor, utilizing several tactics to stop both the player and opponent. The game was released for PlayStation in March 1998 and later received an enhanced port for Microsoft Windows in September 1998. A PlayStation 2 version was developed, however it was cancelled. During the Electronic Arts Keynote on June 14, 2010 EA announced that a new Need for Speed game under the same name, scheduled for released on November 16, 2010. The game title's suffix, "Hot Pursuit", is a term for a police pursuit.
Low vs Ultra Need For Speed 3 Hot Pursuit Screenshot Comparison.
What FPS does a GeForce GTX 980 Ti 6GB get @ 1080p?

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Need For Speed 3 Hot Pursuit

GeForce GTX 980 Ti 6GB

Low Vs Ultra GeForce GTX 980 Ti 6GB Performance Review

Getting the Need For Speed 3 Hot Pursuit running while using a GeForce GTX 980 Ti 6GB can see it could get a very strong 200+ FPS. Those frames are achieved on Need For Speed 3 Hot Pursuit when being played at 1920x1080 screen resolution and on High graphics.

When looking at the recommended requirements for Need For Speed 3 Hot Pursuit we can see that this GeForce GTX 980 Ti 6GB is far better served running it on Ultra even at 4K, where it would achieve 200+FPS. But it could cost around $0.08 per FPS at 4K. Compare this to Ultra 1440p, which is a more reasonable $0.05 per FPS.

The GeForce GTX 980 Ti 6GB along with the right system memory, 0.032GB, is very capable of getting top FPS results even at 4K Ultra graphics settings. We would recommend 4K as the way to go here. Especially if you have a Intel Core i7-4790K 4-Core 4.0GHz processor or better.

In summary, the GeForce GTX 980 Ti 6GB is clearly an overpowered bit of hardware for Need For Speed 3 Hot Pursuit , but it certainly gives you the choice of desired in game visuals. With 1080p Ultra coming in at 200+ FPS, then you have 1440p Ultra with 200+ frames per second and on up to 4K resolution Ultra will see 200+ FPS.

GeForce GTX 980 Ti 6GB Cost Per FPS @ 1080p for Need For Speed 3 Hot Pursuit

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