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He is simply saying that ATi does it, and better.
Better than what ?? better than 8800GTS ??

And he is telling us that X1950XTX can run HDR !!! I never knew that

And who cares if HL2 is optimized for ATI or nvidia ? HL2 is an ancient game, even 6600GT can play it on max settings. Any new video card on market can run it on max settings.

HL2 can't use the full potential of 8800GTS because running HL2 on 8800GTS is just like running a DOS game on 6600GT
post #22 of 26
source games are very cpu heavy too..
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hd2900xt ftw
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even and X850XT can run hl2 at 2048 x 1536 with good FPS.
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Better than what ?? better than 8800GTS ??

And he is telling us that X1950XTX can run HDR !!! I never knew that

And who cares if HL2 is optimized for ATI or nvidia ? HL2 is an ancient game, even 6600GT can play it on max settings. Any new video card on market can run it on max settings.

HL2 can't use the full potential of 8800GTS because running HL2 on 8800GTS is just like running a DOS game on 6600GT
Not better than a GTS but better than the D9 is competes with. Close to the GTS though but meh.. GTS is still awesome in everything.
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I think I will go for the 8800gts 320mb, because the HD2900XT takes a lot of power, but either way I need a new power supply anyways.
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