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Close to the Sun is an atmospheric horror adventure game set aboard the Helio in 1897. The creation of Nikola Tesla, Helios has been created as a utopia for the world's greatest scientific minds to gather, free from society. However, when journalist Rose Archer makes her way aboard, all is not as it seems.
Low vs Ultra Close to the Sun Screenshot Comparison.
What FPS does a Radeon RX 480X 4GB get @ 1080p?

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Close to the Sun

Radeon RX 480X 4GB

Low Vs Ultra Radeon RX 480X 4GB Performance Review

Viewing the performance found on the 4 year old Radeon RX 480X 4GB while playing Close to the Sun we quickly see it can return a consistently high 102 frame rate. And those results are assuming a 1920x1080 screen resolution at High setting level.

Radeon RX 480X 4GB can run at 56 FPS at 1440p on Ultra graphics settings, but increasing resolution to 4K for better visuals can be achieved on Medium graphics setting, returning 69FPS. Using the GPU release price we can see the cost per frame rate on 1440p Ultra costs $8.04 compared to the Medium graphics setting at 4K costs $6.52 per FPS.

To summarise, Radeon RX 480X 4GB graphics cards can smoothly run this game, but what Close to the Sun screen resolution would you like to run with? While you can get 33 FPS with 4K Ultra you can increase your frame rate to 56 FPS in Ultra 1440p and up to 73 FPS with 1080p. Pricing this on a frame per frame around the graphics cards original price it will cost $6.16 per 1080p Ultra frame. This increases to $8.04 per frame at 1440p Ultra and even more with 4K Ultra at $13.64 per frame.

Radeon RX 480X 4GB Cost Per FPS @ 1080p for Close to the Sun

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