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Originally Posted by djgaby View Post
you can play dx10 games with directx9 but u will not get all the juice in the game i mean u willl not c directx10 effects, (particles, shadows...)
IF the game has a DX9 mode
Originally Posted by Grim View Post
I wonder though..

How much LESS pretty Crysis will look using DX9
Probably not much - theres still alot left in DX9, it's just easier to get the new 1337 stuff outta DX10 than it is in DX9
Originally Posted by ShadowDragoon View Post
Quick question that's along these same lines. Is DirectX 10 compatible with XP? I read somewhere that 10 only runs on Vista. The reason I ask is because of a video card I want to get. It's a Fatal1ty card that only runs DX10, but I want to stay with an XP system.
No card "only" runs DX10, they run DX9 as well.

Please dont buy the Fatal1ty 8600 though, it's crap