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came out in 2004 (I remember them being released not too far apart from eachother) were you able to play it maxed out?

The PC I had at the time of its release lagged big time in both even at low settings. Which is a shame. Then again in 2004 I was 13 years old and didn't have money for an expensive rig. The cards to have at the time was the Nvidia 6800 Ultra and the X800 XT PE.

I believe my graphics card at the time was a GeForce FX 5600 rofl.
Edited by luanswan2002 - 4/5/11 at 7:07pm
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Lol. I didnt even have a computer in 2004.
    
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post #3 of 76
I had a 5950 Ultra back in '04, that struggled. I had gotten an 8600 GTS in '07, that... didn't max it.
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back in 04 i had a Pentium 1 at 70MHz so no lol
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LOL I had a Pentium 3 with integrated graphics then.
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When I got Doom 3, I don't know when it was released exactly compared to when I played it...I beat it on Medium settings on a 1.8Ghz Turion and X200 Depressing because it was worlds more powerful then my netbook, which cost nearly as much.
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In 04 I was rocking a Athlon Tunderbird,and some random ATI card. Don't remember I was like 8 years old. :|
    
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I built a new pc in summer of 2005. My previous tbird based pc with an 8500le 128MB could barely run doom3.

I still can see the newegg order in my history from the new pc. I was rocking a brand new (bought it on launch day) 7800GTX. I think it got maxed my current res of 1280x1024. I was able to crank it up pretty high.
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I could play HL2 on low in 05 when I got my 1.8GHz AMD 64 2800+! ATI 9800Pro 128MB replaced with an X800GTO so I could actually play Source!
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post #10 of 76
I actually had the legendary Radeon 9700 Pro when Doom 3 came out...

So.... Yeah =).
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