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Really? Wow. I would've thought a GTX 590 wouldn't of had much of a problem..
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I think you guys are a little confused here. It wouldn't worth it to have a low performance card for physx if only you already had a high end nvidia card. But OP is using an AMD card so any extra power for physx would bring significant boost rather than using CPU for physx.
Here's a mini review by using 6970 + GT 430 as hybrid physx:
http://www.hardwarecanucks.com/forum/member-reviews/47559-hd-6970-dedicated-gt-430-hybrid-physx-mini-review.html
And OP, you should be looking into GT 430/440, GTS 250/450 or even GTX 260/460 if you can afford it.

But the question remains - what would use the CPU for PhysX to begin with?
The PhysX demo, Batman, and...........? smile.gif
    
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But the question remains - what would use the CPU for PhysX to begin with?
The PhysX demo, Batman, and...........? smile.gif

It's just personal preference. It's not worth it to you does not mean it's not worth it to me, especially after I spent a decent amount of time into mafia II and the batman series. I'm looking to switch to HD 7970 in the next few days but I'm also getting a GT 440 for physx.
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I play Batman a lot, and i'll be getting Mafia II soon
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