Disabling UI increases framerate by 20-40%
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Join Date: Dec 2007
02-05-2010, 07:30 PM
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Here is some explaination. The UI is a seperate element that is rendered as a layer on top of what ever else is going on in game. So it will take up gpu processing time just like any other element in game. This is a very logical explanation of why you noticing this fps difference.
I follow you completely. However, the fps difference STO's UI is causing is exceedingly disproportionate to the amount of rendering the UI elements should require.