Honestly, 4k is a waste to me as well, but I find that shaders can give a bit more colour/life to the a lot of objects in minecraft, as well as the sunrise and sunsets:
Well, MJ did post on their own website, that they will be working on a new rendering engine, which will likely include options for RT. It may be partial for those without RTX cards, it may not, but I'm excited to see what it will bring to the table either way.
Personally, I want all the options that optifine gives the user to tweak with.
I have no doubt it improves the visual, but to me that is like making a turd shine.
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Mr Puggsly: "Hehe, I said good profit. You said big profit. Frankly, not losing money is what I meant by good. Don't get hung up on semantics"
Azzanation: "PS5 wouldn't sold out at launch without scalpers."