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Old 01-02-2007, 06:28 PM   #91 (permalink)
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if i dont pay for overnight or something special then i can almost gaurentee that it will be there in three days. i ordered my mobo at 7:30 thursday night and it was at my doorstep by noon friday
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Old 01-08-2007, 09:44 PM   #92 (permalink)
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OK I know I'm a little late on this one, but this topic sparked my interest. I am in the same budget range of about $1200-$1400.

The deal is I already have a WUXGA 1920x1200 24" LCD and was wondering if this build would play FEAR/Obivion/BF2/COH at that resolution.

I usually don't boost up AA/AF as I don't really see a diference and while settings don't have to be maxed out, some nice eye candy for the HD monitor would be nice. I guess I just was wondering if this build is ok to run these games at playable frame rate (I'll be fine with 50 FPS average). I figured I would have to upgrade to an 8800GTS, but would that be all? Thanks a lot!
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Old 01-09-2007, 02:06 AM   #93 (permalink)
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OK I know I'm a little late on this one, but this topic sparked my interest. I am in the same budget range of about $1200-$1400.

The deal is I already have a WUXGA 1920x1200 24" LCD and was wondering if this build would play FEAR/Obivion/BF2/COH at that resolution.

I usually don't boost up AA/AF as I don't really see a diference and while settings don't have to be maxed out, some nice eye candy for the HD monitor would be nice. I guess I just was wondering if this build is ok to run these games at playable frame rate (I'll be fine with 50 FPS average). I figured I would have to upgrade to an 8800GTS, but would that be all? Thanks a lot!
Well it depends if the games themselves support that resolution...I dont believe BF2 does....as well check the specs on the video card to see if it supports that resolution..
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Old 01-09-2007, 07:25 AM   #94 (permalink)
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Very true on the game end. Most of the games I play do support that resolution and the video card naturally supports it (I think it can "support" higher actually). I was wondering if I upgraded the graphics card to an 8800GTS and keeping similar components if I would obtain playable results at that resolution. Thanks.
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Old 01-09-2007, 08:20 PM   #95 (permalink)
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highest i've seen a geforce or catalyst card do is 2550x1660 or something like that... i don't know exact numbers.. but something around there

but if you get a workstation card.... 3000x2000 kinda big!!! thats hugemungous
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