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Just downloaded the game from steam, wow nVidia signs every where, was this project not community funded?

Waste of money may ask for a refund.

Feel sorry for the community whom own amd gpus.
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Just downloaded the game from steam, wow nVidia signs every where, was this project not community funded?
1. What do you mean signs everywhere

2. If you mean kickstarted, no.
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abandonment time.
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Alatar,

Genuine question-- you've cited this at least three times in this thread, but have provided no source. Ian Bell (quoted below) has strongly implied that only AMD is running PhysX on CPU:
Can you provide the source to your assertion? Thanks

Pretty sure there is a comparison floating around showing no difference when changing Physx in the Nvidia control panel from GPU to CPU, which you would expect to see if it was running Physx on the GPU. Not definitive, because I guess Nvidia could somehow override that setting if they really wanted to, but pretty convincing.

Edit: here's one example

http://www.reddit.com/r/pcgaming/comments/36aoir/project_cars_is_physx_really_running_on_gpu_a/
Edited by Forceman - 5/18/15 at 8:16am
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1. What do you mean signs everywhere

2. If you mean kickstarted, no.


1) billboards mate
2) hmm not kickstarter but another project.
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Just downloaded the game from steam, wow nVidia signs every where, was this project not community funded?

Waste of money may ask for a refund.

Feel sorry for the community whom own amd gpus.


Nah, it was funded by the branding of signs everywhere in the game. biggrin.gif
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Pretty sure there is a comparison floating around showing no difference when changing Physx in the Nvidia control panel from GPU to CPU, which you would expect to see if it was running Physx on the GPU. Not definitive, because I guess Nvidia could somehow override that setting if they really wanted to, but pretty convincing.

Edit: here's one example

http://www.reddit.com/r/pcgaming/comments/36aoir/project_cars_is_physx_really_running_on_gpu_a/

Well I would hope that the evidence that Reddit is an unreliable source doesn't come from Reddit. Especially when trying to invalidate something that the studio head has stated.
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Well I would hope that the evidence that Reddit is an unreliable source doesn't come from Reddit. Especially when trying to invalidate something that the studio head has stated.

I'm not offering that Reddit thread as proof, that was just the first result I found when I was looking for the other comparison I remember. But it would be pretty easy for someone here to test, if they wanted to. I would, but I was only a junior member so I don't have the game anymore. And if you don't trust the control panel switch, you could just uninstall the Physx portion of the driver (it's still separate, right?).
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I'm not offering that Reddit thread as proof, that was just the first result I found when I was looking for the other comparison I remember. But it would be pretty easy for someone here to test, if they wanted to. I would, but I was only a junior member so I don't have the game anymore. And if you don't trust the control panel switch, you could just uninstall the Physx portion of the driver (it's still separate, right?).
Or you could call the Fixer.lachen.gif
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I'm not offering that Reddit thread as proof, that was just the first result I found when I was looking for the other comparison I remember. But it would be pretty easy for someone here to test, if they wanted to. I would, but I was only a junior member so I don't have the game anymore. And if you don't trust the control panel switch, you could just uninstall the Physx portion of the driver (it's still separate, right?).

So wait-- the only proof anyone has that PhysX runs on CPU for both vendors is anecdotal? By flipping on or off a setting in the NV control panel?

If PhysX runs on CPU for both vendors, why did Ian Bell say that the reason for AMD's performance deficit is because PhysX runs on the CPU for AMD cards?
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