Predictive motion reprojection/smoothing for SteamVR is now in beta! Now SteamVR apps that would hiccough under load should have an easier time maintaining VR-worthy refresh rates! …assuming you’re using an Nvidia GPU:
Looks like their new motion reprojection will hopefully be coming to AMD graphics cards as well!
In a comment on the above Valve forum post, Valve developer Alex Vlachos said:
“We have this mostly working on AMD. We just have a few issues to sort out. AMD support is coming. Sorry I can’t provide an exact timeline, but we are working on it.”
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