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Been playing arma and arma2 for a while now. I noticed that when I installed arma2 the other day after a fresh install I decided install my 9800GT and run it as a dedi ppu. Well I put the game on all high settings which I normally do and it seems a but glitchy and laggy FPS wise, not net. So I have heard that arma see's the ppu as the renderer and not the ATI card. So my question is has anyone came across this problem before and if so is there a work around? I do believe one 5870 can run this game on all max settings?

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u mean Physx on 9800GT? that doesn't work or play nice with main AMD cards unless you have hacked drivers.
     
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u mean Physx on 9800GT? that doesn't work or play nice with main AMD cards unless you have hacked drivers.
The Drivers are supposed to be hacked or there is a patch applied.. I did in fact get PhysX to work with ATI rendering. 3d mark tells it all. So i know it can be done.. Just unsure if Arma2 is trying or is using the 9800gt for rendering. or if there is a fix if that is happening..
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Since when does Arma 2 use PhysX?
    
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Since when does Arma 2 use PhysX?
This.
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plus batman AA, Darkest of Days, Mirror's edge... frankly there's few Physx enabled games...
     
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pretty sure Arma 2 does not support physx. U will be sad to learn that other than 3d mark vantage, only about 5 or 6 games actually support physx.
    
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plus batman AA, Darkest of Days, Mirror's edge... frankly there's few Physx enabled games...
Ya, see above. Arma 2 doesn't support it.
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alright.. but that still leaves the question can a single 5870 max the settings out and not have fps lag?
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