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I didn't know people could be so ignorant when it comes to how your CPU/GPU affect gaming performance.

I said what was on my mind four pages in:

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EACH GAME IS DIFFERENT. There is no definitive right answer. Generally speaking, faster is better on both the CPU and the GPU. You guys cannot just flat out say that a better graphics card is going to be crap if your CPU is your bottleneck or vice versa. Try playing an old game like Descent or Total Annihilation that relied on software rendering and your CPU is what's needed to render everything, and your GPU is just displaying it on your screen.
It really ticks me off to see people telling other people they need to upgrade their graphics card or what not when the game barely even uses the GPU to do any of the work.

>:|

This isn't a localized issue either -- people all over the world seem to think that low FPS = crap video card.
     
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Originally Posted by Siigari View Post
http://forum.worldoftanks.com/index....-core-support/

I didn't know people could be so ignorant when it comes to how your CPU/GPU affect gaming performance.

I said what was on my mind four pages in:



It really ticks me off to see people telling other people they need to upgrade their graphics card or what not when the game barely even uses the GPU to do any of the work.

>:|

This isn't a localized issue either -- people all over the world seem to think that low FPS = crap video card.
Low FPS can mean a crappy coded game. Doesn't always mean it's a hardware issue. Low FPS can also be due to using too low of a resolution so your GPU is not utilized.

Unoptimized games suck.
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people need to grow up
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Low FPS can mean a crappy coded game. Doesn't always mean it's a hardware issue. Low FPS can also be due to using too low of a resolution so your GPU is not utilized.

Unoptimized games suck.
Agreed. That is why I run my games in as high of a res as I go. Also World of Tanks coding....is pitiful... Looks like someone took a piss into some mudd, mixed it, then called it pudding.
 
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