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I was thinking of trading my GT240 for 2x HD2600XT's. I mainly use the card for dedicated physX with my HD5850, but having these cards might be cool because they are old and look cool.
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No? Why waste performance because they look cool and they're old?
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No? Why waste performance because they look cool and they're old?
Why pay to refurbish old cars that arent 1/100000the the performance of todays vehicles?

Plus its JUST a dedicated physX card, but how much performance will i lose?
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Why pay to refurbish old cars that arent 1/100000the the performance of todays vehicles?

Plus its JUST a dedicated physX card, but how much performance will i lose?
Why don't you take the 240 out and find out? Like you wont have ANY physX if you trade it. I don't get you.
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Why don't you take the 240 out and find out? Like you wont have ANY physX if you trade it. I don't get you.
I have 2 games that use physX, metro and Darkest of Days, im afraid to take out my card because im running a physX mod and i dont want to mess it up. But i will try and disable physX in game and see if there is a big difference? Do you guys think my GT240 makes a big physX dif?
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I have 2 games that use physX, metro and Darkest of Days, im afraid to take out my card because im running a physX mod and i dont want to mess it up. But i will try and disable physX in game and see if there is a big difference? Do you guys think my GT240 makes a big physX dif?
If you make Physx run on your CPU, you'll be at less than 10fps in metro
 
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Well, they run PhysX better then nothing.
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post #8 of 14
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Originally Posted by Smoblikat View Post
I have 2 games that use physX, metro and Darkest of Days, im afraid to take out my card because im running a physX mod and i dont want to mess it up. But i will try and disable physX in game and see if there is a big difference? Do you guys think my GT240 makes a big physX dif?
Possibly but who cares? Oooh your explosions are less explosive. Big flipping deal. Fold with the nvidia card though.
     
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post #9 of 14
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If you make Physx run on your CPU, you'll be at less than 10fps in metro
i wouldnt go that far, but i see your point, but without the GT240 why would i bother running physX at all?
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TWO POSTS AWAY FROM MY MOTHERBOARD SOCKET!!!!!!!!!!!
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