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How do I install my aftermarket physx card with a gtx280? expecting the 280 in a few days and i want to be ready to install!
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Don't worry about it, the GTX 280 has a onboard PPU. I asked the same question more or less, but with a GTX 260 216 and a 8400gs.
    
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Hey, someone explain PhysX? I don't see the point
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Hey, someone explain PhysX? I don't see the point
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PhysX
    
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i have the physx card already just thought that installing that with my 280 would unload some stuff off the gpu. would having a dedicated physx card help the 280 gain extra performance if physx is enabled?
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I would think so. not sure though
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post #7 of 8
Adding that PhysX card would just take up more bandwidth on the PCI BUS.

The GTX280 would be better off on its own. Seriously.
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Adding that PhysX card would just take up more bandwidth on the PCI BUS.

The GTX280 would be better off on its own. Seriously.
Thats what I was hinting at.....
    
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