Gears of War* Game Playability

Last Reviewed: 12-Jul-2017
Article ID: 000008180

Gears of War* game is playable on the Intel® G45 Express Chipset when using DirectX9*, but slow video or choppiness may be seen during game play due to low frame rate or frames per second. Individual game experience may vary depending on the game application's version and the computer's configuration.

Intel suggests using the game setting values listed below and the latest Intel® graphics driver for the best possible experience with this game. Additional information may be available at the game developer's website.

Game settings:

  • Screen Resolution = 800×600
  • Full Screen = ON
  • Brightness = 50% (Default)
  • Postprocess Display Setting = Default
  • Postprocess Quality = Low
  • Texture Quality = Low
  • Character Detail = Low
  • Visual Effects Detail = Low
  • Decal Quality = None
  • Shadow Quality = Low
  • Vsync = OFF
  • DirectX 10/Antialiasing = OFF

Use of the latest version of the Intel® graphics driver is recommended. Refer to the driver README file for installation instructions as needed.

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