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I often have an argument with a friend about PC graphics being better than console, he argues console is better (yes he's a moron)

If I came to you guys and said, you can have 1 image to prove that PC is best what would it be ?

i.e. one screenshot of your choice, from any game, modded or otherwise, to demonstrate the power of PC graphics what would it be ?

Please post screenshots, but ONLY ONE ! smile.gif
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post #2 of 128
Sure. BF3 PC
bf3io.jpg

Or find your own!
http://www.overclock.net/pc-games/412389-official-screenshot-your-games-thread-795.html
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and that was a quick find. Much better to come I'm sure
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post #4 of 128
Most if not all modern console games aren't actually true 1080p. They are typically 480p, with the odd ones at 720p, however not a single one is true 1080p, they are up converted from the two lower resolutions mentioned, with the difference not noticeable unless you had a pc playing the game at 1080p and the console side by side.
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I dunno guys, I was reading something about DX x ( any number) restricts developers from using the max potential that a GFX card can use and are only really limited to how much Direct X allows them to use. Its out there somewhere... well it was said that because of this some GFX were basically the same if not identical to console if it was on the PC.

Lemme find that artical D:.... Crap I looked and I can't find it but, I know I read that :O
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Frankzro;15159660 
I dunno guys, I was reading something about DX x ( any number) restricts developers from using the max potential that a GFX card can use and are only really limited to how much Direct X allows them to use. Its out there somewhere... well it was said that because of this some GFX were basically the same if not identical to console if it was on the PC.

Lemme find that artical D:.... Crap I looked and I can't find it but, I know I read that :O

Even with the DX setback we are light years ahead.
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post #7 of 128
Aren't the console GPUs equivalent to that of a gtx 7600 or something? Not to mention they are all 720p or less, sounds like pretty much a non argument to me. Haters gonna hate.tongue.gif
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post #8 of 128
Quote:
Originally Posted by Hawk777th;15159683 
Even with the DX setback we are light years ahead.

Yay biggrin.gif! We win !
    
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DX isnt a setback to detail either. It just has a hard time doing alot of different things at once. DX can be qued to draw alot of the same things at once. This is only a problem when you have the power of a PC anyways.

This is probably the artical you read.
http://www.bit-tech.net/hardware/graphics/2011/03/16/farewell-to-directx/1
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