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The fact that new consoles will use unified memory and dev's can bare metal program I don't think there is currently a PC CPU that will hold up to their potential. Could be wrong but I doubt it.
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post #22 of 25
Quote:
Originally Posted by Captain318 View Post

The fact that new consoles will use unified memory and dev's can bare metal program I don't think there is currently a PC CPU that will hold up to their potential. Could be wrong but I doubt it.

Sure, ANY PC with better specs could hold to those consoles.... if someone choose to write a bare-metal software. smile.gif
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post #23 of 25
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Originally Posted by DuckieHo View Post

Sure, ANY PC with better specs could hold to those consoles.... if someone choose to write a bare-metal software. smile.gif

I guess I can agree but this is dependant on that IF isn't it?
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post #24 of 25
Quote:
Originally Posted by Captain318 View Post

I guess I can agree but this is dependant on that IF isn't it?

You had said "potential".... so potentially, a PC could. wink.gif
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post #25 of 25
Ah the same thing I've wondered too.
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