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post #11 of 18
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Originally Posted by I8THEBONES View Post

He already has the 9800 GT which will run PhysX on high; stop making terrible recommendations

a 9800 GT is not going to cut it for physx, this is not 2008..

he needs at least a 460/465, not sure why you state that he will be fine with a 9800 GT ..
post #12 of 18
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Guys can I ask your reasoning for not using my 9800GT? As I said it never went above 65% load when playing game like Mafia 2 on high, Mirrors edge etc...etc....

And now you guys are telling me to get a GPU with 4-5x the power?

Has PhysX load really increased that much over the last few years?
post #13 of 18
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Originally Posted by almighty15 View Post

Guys can I ask your reasoning for not using my 9800GT? As I said it never went above 65% load when playing game like Mafia 2 on high, Mirrors edge etc...etc....

And now you guys are telling me to get a GPU with 4-5x the power?

Has PhysX load really increased that much over the last few years?
No, they just want you to waste money.
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post #14 of 18
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Originally Posted by I8THEBONES View Post

No, they just want you to waste money.

Of course he can get by with a 9800GT as a dedicated physx card but if he wants a high frame-rate with minimal drops he needs a more powerful physx card.



if you look closely, the stronger the card the better results he will get.. why recommend a 9800GT if he can do twice as better with a 460 or higher??
post #15 of 18
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Originally Posted by I8THEBONES View Post

No, they just want you to waste money.

Yes, I am clearly an evil person just trying to trick other people into buying things that they don't need, despite it benefiting me in NO way... rolleyes.gif
   
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I ran a GTS 450 and it worked gr8. Then I moved to SLI Nvidia. smile.gif
post #17 of 18
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Originally Posted by Fan o' water View Post

I used a GTX 460 768Mb as a dedicated PhysX card. Worked very well.

+1 My GTX460 didn't even reach 50% use while running as a dedicated PhysX card, mostly played Borderlands 2 with it.
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post #18 of 18
As Nleksan said, a GTX 650Ti/ GTX 650Ti BOOST would be the Best Bang to Buck Ratio PhysX card. Of course a Titan would be best, but a 650 will do fine. smile.gif

So either get a $50 GTX 460 or a $90 GTX 650Ti. Either way it will be better then the 9800GT.
 
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