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Old 05-03-2004, 02:03 AM   #11 (permalink)
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To me, upgrading seems like a nuclear arms race to fight the frame-rate war in future games.

I don't really care whether a game runs at 30 or 100 fps; whatever I define to be completely playable is fine for me. Anti-aliasing and anisotropic filtering are only seen as extra rewards when they produce the desired outcome of performance. The average player running a mid to high end machine doesn't enable such features before starting a game up, nor even know about them.

I'll just hang on to the Hercules MDA thank you.
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Old 05-03-2004, 02:31 AM   #12 (permalink)
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I completely agree to that, a Radeon 9600 XT WILL be enough for me if I were to but a new PC now, and I'll hang on to it until it cannot play the games I want to play in future
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Old 05-03-2004, 06:24 AM   #13 (permalink)
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But if you're a person with a legacy card, then yes, it is time to upgrade...
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Old 05-04-2004, 12:29 AM   #14 (permalink)
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I have an Nvidia MX440 64MB , not exactly the best card,but I think I'll upgrade to one of Nvidia's or ATI's new video cards coming out in about a month,because i've got the cash.
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