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Old 07-23-2005, 11:39 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I never really understood what "Anti-Aliasing" and "Anisotropic Filtering" actually do, can anyone explain to me why they affect FPS in games so much and what effect they have?

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Old 07-24-2005, 12:18 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Aliasing and Filtering explained
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Old 07-24-2005, 12:21 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Ah ok, I see, that makes a ton of sense. Mods you can close if you'd like. Thanks man.
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