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Hi!

I am planning to upgrade to an GTX560Ti, so what should i do with the GTS450 that i have at the moment?

Dedicated PHYSX or sell?

Oh and could i run the physx card on a 4x lane?
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post #2 of 15
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Hi!

I am planning to upgrade to an GTX560Ti, so what should i do with the GTS450 that i have at the moment?

Dedicated PHYSX or sell?

Oh and could i run the physx card on a 4x lane?
sell or keep for a backup card, running a anycard of a 4x lane isn't worth it
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sell or keep for a backup card, running a anycard of a 4x lane isn't worth it
Ok thanks, +rep for you sir!
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post #4 of 15
Pretty sure 4x would be fine for Physx, I'd still sell it though.
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Pretty sure 4x would be fine for Physx, I'd still sell it though.
I beg to differ, i don't think it would be worth the extra case heat. But we all have our own opinions.


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Ok thanks, +rep for you sir!
thankyou! much appreciated.
post #6 of 15
Uhh.. I never mentioned anything about heat, so what are you begging to differ about?

I meant.. the 4x slot wouldn't affect the performance of a Pyhsx card.

since you said

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Oh and could i run the physx card on a 4x lane?
and the other guy said

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running a anycard of a 4x lane isn't worth it
But I agree with the heat/power thing, hence me saying I would still sell it.


EDIT lmao, I'm tired and thought I was replying to the OP. Havn't slept all night
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EDIT lmao, I'm tired and thought I was replying to the OP. Havn't slept all night
ahahaha
post #8 of 15
I still stand by what I said though, 4x should not have any noticeable effect on perfomance ;x

Google it.
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I would sell it. That card is a favorite among folders for its decent PPD/$$.
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running a anycard of a 4x lane isn't worth it
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