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The Wii is basically a 90nm PowerPC G3, with a die shrink to 65nm within 6 months of launch.

Doesn't matter though. You can have 100 Tri-Core 3.2GHz Xenons in the Xbox 360, but it still can't do this.

http://youtube.com/watch?v=zea6FH1w1Zc
Thanks a lot for posting that video. Now I have to buy a Wii. Jerk.
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You need a X1950XT or higher end nvidia (not 8800).
Alot of video cards support higher resolution than 1080i..
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Alot of video cards support higher resolution than 1080i..
I'm pretty sure my Radeon 9700PRO supports 1920x 1080.....So I'm pretty sure it runs on basically anything.
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post #44 of 55
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Alot of video cards support higher resolution than 1080i..
That doesn't mean they can play games at it
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Max resolution for most any card is like 3500 x 2700... there's just no monitor that supports that, except perhaps the 30" Apple...
    
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That doesn't mean they can play games at it
Depends on the game..
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I dont want to hook up my PC anyway, but why not an 8800?
Sry for the long delay, I missed your post. Your 3200+ at any speed will bottleneck a X1900, so there is no point in grabbing a 8800 if you can't use it. If you upgrade your CPU at the same time, then a 8800GTS would be good.

Jori, I'd like to see you play HL2:EP1 at max details at 1080i.
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post #48 of 55
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Sry for the long delay, I missed your post. Your 3200+ at any speed will bottleneck a X1900, so there is no point in grabbing a 8800 if you can't use it. If you upgrade your CPU at the same time, then a 8800GTS would be good.

Jori, I'd like to see you play HL2:EP1 at max details at 1080i.
He said it depends on the game. And the thing about not being able to use a 8800 with a 3200+ is silly. Of course you can use it, because once you crank up the resolution the CPU "bottleneck" diminishes. It may not be as effective as running the card with a quad core, but it's still possible to use. That it's a waste of money to pair these two things together, in that I agree.
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He said it depends on the game. And the thing about not being able to use a 8800 with a 3200+ is silly. Of course you can use it, because once you crank up the resolution the CPU "bottleneck" diminishes. It may not be as effective as running the card with a quad core, but it's still possible to use. That it's a waste of money to pair these two things together, in that I agree.
Of course it's possible to use, and you'll see better FPS than with the X19xx series, but I think it's a waste of the extra $200-400 for an extra 10FPS (figuring the X1950XT would be getting 60+fps).
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Of course it's possible to use, and you'll see better FPS than with the X19xx series, but I think it's a waste of the extra $200-400 for an extra 10FPS (figuring the X1950XT would be getting 60+fps).

10fps not worth $400? You speak blasphemy!!!!
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