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we have a 360 at home for my kids mostly, but i think i want to try some pc gaming for myself. So, i'm sure for the millionth time, i'll ask. What would be the difference between my 360 and my sig rig. What are the graphics card diffs.,my card is 256bit , what is a 360?? just some explanation of the difference. i've heard pc's blow away console gaming play.Basic parts of 360 or ps3.
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Put it this way.

Xbox 360 graphics - Look like a finger painting

PC graphics - Holy **** it's the god damn Mona Lisa
post #3 of 24
Your PC destroys a 360. 256bit refers to memory bandwidth, but that doesn't matter much for comparison's sake.

For example, a game running at 1280x720 with no anti-aliasing (makes jaggies smoother) on medium settings at 30 frames per second on a 360 would run at 1920x1080 with 16x anti-aliasing on maximum graphics settings at 60 frames per second.
 
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360 has 3 cores with hyper threading (sort of), so 6 threads @3.2, where you have 6 solid cores @3.2. You have 8GB @800Mhz DDR3, 360 has 512Mb DDR3@700, you have a GPU @775, the 360 has GPU @700 Mhz, where yours is just.. newer Thats about it, your PC wipes off a 360
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post #5 of 24
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Originally Posted by FiveFingerDiscount View Post
Put it this way.

Xbox 360 graphics - Look like a finger painting

PC graphics - Holy **** it's the god damn Mona Lisa
OK, I can certainly understand that but i was kind of looking for the actual hardware comparisons( not really mine) but just in general! 360 or ps3 vs. pc gaming rig.
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The is no competition xbox v pc .remember this. Everything is better on pc. excluding some ps3 exclsuive
    
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OK, I can certainly understand that but i was kind of looking for the actual hardware comparisons( not really mine) but just in general! 360 or ps3 vs. pc gaming rig.
Look right above your post
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OK, I can certainly understand that but i was kind of looking for the actual hardware comparisons( not really mine) but just in general! 360 or ps3 vs. pc gaming rig.
You cant compare the hardware you cant just walk down to your local pc shop and build an xbox with parts if thats what you mean
    
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Pc gaming i find is mostly more for adults, but more expensive then consoles, though Pc games are likely to be lower priced.
If your card is the 6850 then your card is more faster than any console. You could play at a higher resolution then a 360 can dish out, also games like Battlefield bad company 2 i find more fun on the Pc than a console.
    
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post #10 of 24
Well, what sort of games do you think you'd be interested in playing?
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