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How good of hardware do you need to run this game decent? What kind of FPS do you think I could get at a resolution of 1280x1024?
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It would be playable at that resolution, but I can't make any guarantees on a 7900. Why not grab 2 more GB of RAM and an 8800?

Are you waiting on the new lines from Nvidia and ATI?
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Well, the general pre-conan test was, "if you can run oblivion on Max, you can run Age of Conan Maxed"

and I think that still hold true

your E8400/7900gtx should be able to run it maxed, but you might see dips into the 25- fps range :/
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Originally Posted by HugeDink View Post
Well, the general pre-conan test was, "if you can run oblivion on Max, you can run Age of Conan Maxed"

and I think that still hold true

your E8400/7900gtx should be able to run it maxed, but you might see dips into the 25- fps range :/
7900GTX cant not max it my friend. I will run at medium just fine.
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Originally Posted by ZealotKi11er View Post
7900GTX cant not max it my friend. I will run at medium just fine.
uhm... My buddy runs age of conan just barely below max (sight ranges down and shadows off, everything else maxed) at 1024x768 with a 256mb x1800xt and a 4800+ @ 2.8, so I think you might be a bit off
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E8400 + 8800GTS G92 = 1280x1024 at max, always > 30FPS. At stock speeds.
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uhm... My buddy runs age of conan just barely below max (sight ranges down and shadows off, everything else maxed) at 1024x768 with a 256mb x1800xt and a 4800+ @ 2.8, so I think you might be a bit off
Well turning shadows off is about half the workload off the GPU. If I turn shadows off, my framerate more than doubles. It also looks like a different game.

Look at my rig. 1680x1050, high settings and 2xAA and I don't stay above 30FPS at all times. Usually up in the mid 40s, sometimes in the 90s, but it does dip below 30.
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