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Oh well I guess ATI AMD are going to be playing catch up forever....
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Even so, the fact that this patched game can only be played at 1,024 x 768 with no anti-aliasing on ATi's latest and greatest card is still a massive disappointment.
Woah people, hold on, why is this ATI's fault? Not to mention the article states that this is better than nvidia (so why all the ATI sucks if NV sucks worse) but besides that at what point does the software company become responsible for crappy frames. If you can't program a game to look good on the latest and greatest hardware with decent frame then something wrong. It's not ATI or Nvidia's fault these games get crappy frames on thier flagship cards, if valve can make CS:S run with high frames on a low end system and still look really nice then why can't everyone else get a agme to look good without needing quad-flagship cards to get playable frames at modern resolutions?!
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post #13 of 84
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ATi 2900XT run the game better than 8800GTX. Its seem to be that ATi/AMD got some tricks up their sleeve for the future. It show the true benchmark of DX10 between 2900XT and 8800GTX

Edit: I agree with what you said Urufu_Shinjiro.
post #14 of 84
Just as a reference


Yes is isn't beating the GTX or Ultra. It is beating it's competion (GTS640) out by a small tiny bit. This is of course only the first revision of the 2900's drivers since release. Take it how you want but 2900 is beating 8800GTS 640MB.
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post #15 of 84
it's kind of taken out of context
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Either way, each of these cards run the DX10 version like total crap. You gotta ask yourself - Do you want pretty visuals and real high framerates (DX9)? Or do you want ultra-pretty visuals and real low framerates (DX10)?

CoH is one of the best looking PC games I've ever played. And it's a lot of fun. But I for one would not be willing to sacrifice good performance for a few extra particle effects. DX10 thus far is entirely overrated - just like every DX10 card.
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Originally Posted by Modki View Post
Just as a reference


Yes is isn't beating the GTX or Ultra. It is beating it's competion (GTS640) out by a small tiny bit. This is of course only the first revision of the 2900's drivers since release. Take it how you want but 2900 is beating 8800GTS 640MB.
i disgree, look at the min rate. how many people would want it to be smooth rather than having high frame rate?
post #18 of 84
So if the companies are making games that suck on the latest and greatest gpus, it makes me ponder what they are using to test them out, and if they are using the current gpus, then why does it not suck for them?
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i disgree, look at the min rate. how many people would want it to be smooth rather than having high frame rate?
Look at the chart. It says min/avg. The longer bar is the AVERAGE. I'll take the higher average.
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Look at the chart. It says min/avg. The longer bar is the AVERAGE. I'll take the higher average.
i know most people will want it to run smooth rather than having higher average, it's pointless take the higher average if the min on the 8800GTX's no good
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