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Am running a gtx 580 & i have a gtx 260 as a 2nd card. On the Physx option it say gpu,cpu or auto. I dont really see a difference when selecting the gtx 260 as Physx so i took the 260 out my system. Now that theres just a gtx 580 in there what should i selected for best performance?
    
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Am running a gtx 580 & i have a gtx 260 as a 2nd card. On the Physx option it say gpu,cpu or auto. I dont really see a difference when selecting the gtx 260 as Physx so i took the 260 out my system. Now that theres just a gtx 580 in there what should i selected for best performance?
I leave mine on Auto.
    
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I prefer to select GTX 580, but Auto is fine.
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even though my card is considered ancient.....I leave physx on auto its better for certain games as setting a specific avenue for it to process the physx can create complications in certain games. Perfect example for me was red faction armageddon I had to set it to auto or the game would bug out
 
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post #5 of 5
Wow that would suck, thanks for the tip to fix that man.
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