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NVIDIA: I'm better!
Intel: No, I am!
NVIDIA: Stop it! You're being mean!
Intel: No, you're being mean!
NVIDIA: Well that makes me better!
Intel: You're wrong! I'm better!
 
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post #12 of 17
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Originally Posted by Heavy Light 117 View Post
I always thought that GPU's were the ones to blame for not being able to render HD resolutions when it came to gaming.

1080p is 1920 x 1080 pixels. I currretly play every several games at 1920 X 1200. COD4 and a few others. Other games only go to 1600 X 1200. I think it is the games not the video cards holding back from better than 1080p
    
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Build an application that is focused on a specific task and there’s a good chance a GPU can do it faster than a more expensive, complicated general purpose CPU. He then cited specific examples where GPUs are being utilised in brute force applications over general purpose CPUs, pointing to both medicine and climate modelling.
Duh... talking about open doors. OF COURSE something that's made for specific tasks outperforms a general purpose item in THAT SPECIFIC TASK. A Ferrari is build for the specific task of speed, and hence outperforms the general purpose minivan. However, can the Ferrari transport your whole family + luggage?

That's the whole bottom line.
    
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post #14 of 17
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Originally Posted by Heavy Light 117 View Post
I always thought that GPU's were the ones to blame for not being able to render HD resolutions when it came to gaming.
1024 x 768 is 720P I believe. Which is considered the lowest HD resolution.

Similar resolution to what the PS3 and 360 use on a HD TV.
Edited by LegendaryC - 5/15/08 at 6:55pm
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1024 x 768 is 720P I believe. Which is considered the lowest HD resolution.
Actually, 1280x720 is 720p.
 
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Actually, 1280x720 is 720p.
Meh. I can still play at 1280 x 720 easily anyways.
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Seem to be rather angry lately.
Like a spoiled child.
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