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hi everyone,

I was wondering if I would be able to play BI on my old config with the oc :

CPU: core 2 quad Q6600 2.4ghz OC'd at 3.2Ghz
GPU: GTS450
post #2 of 28
Might manage on low settings 720p. Best way to find out is to try it thumb.gif
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Yeah it will run, but expect low settings especially if you are on 1080.
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I'm installing the game for the moment, we'll see if I can do something with it wink.gif
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After a really long installation time, I thought I won't be able to play it even in low graphic mode, and you know what? I can play it easily in middle graph mode with a good fps rate.
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You could play Bioshock Infinite on a potato. I used my dad's old PC for fun with a Radeon 5450 graphics card and it ran fine. His PC is so old. HOW OLD IS IT? His PC is so old that I had to actually look up the CPU online because I didn't recognize it. It was an Athlon 64 something. I know Athlon, but I didn't know this particular CPU.
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post #7 of 28
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You could play Bioshock Infinite on a potato. I used my dad's old PC for fun with a Radeon 5450 graphics card and it ran fine. His PC is so old. HOW OLD IS IT? His PC is so old that I had to actually look up the CPU online because I didn't recognize it. It was an Athlon 64 something. I know Athlon, but I didn't know this particular CPU.

lol Athlon 64 isn't THAT old (about 11 years at this point), it's the 8th generation of processors for AMD, the Intel equivalent would be somewhere around Pentium 4.
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You could play Bioshock Infinite on a potato. I used my dad's old PC for fun with a Radeon 5450 graphics card and it ran fine. His PC is so old. HOW OLD IS IT? His PC is so old that I had to actually look up the CPU online because I didn't recognize it. It was an Athlon 64 something. I know Athlon, but I didn't know this particular CPU.

So your happy with a playable 5 fps? tongue.gif

When you notch the settings up on my system, usage shoots up on everything just to keep up! Then again, I do force AA and use SweetFX + modified config.
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So your happy with a playable 5 fps? tongue.gif

When you notch the settings up on my system, usage shoots up on everything just to keep up! Then again, I do force AA and use SweetFX + modified config.

If someone had a gun pointed at me and said to play on 5 FPS, I could do it I guess. Why he would want me to play a video game is another question... Maybe he is nuts?

EDIT: When I say it ran fine, I mean it ran at about 20 FPS on the lowest settings which is almost like movie speed. I would not allow my eyes to view that under normal circumstances, but when I say fine, I mean like when you ask a little kid how they are doing and they say, "fine...frown.gif" that kind of fine.
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You could play Bioshock Infinite on a potato. I used my dad's old PC for fun with a Radeon 5450 graphics card and it ran fine. His PC is so old. HOW OLD IS IT? His PC is so old that I had to actually look up the CPU online because I didn't recognize it. It was an Athlon 64 something. I know Athlon, but I didn't know this particular CPU.

we got it to run on an hd4650 1gb card and it was... painful, to say the least. I mean, it works, but its definitely rough...
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