Originally posted by Megatron
I could be mistaken here, but I was under the impressions that the "optimizations" youre thinking of for Nvidia based cards in Doom3 sacrificed some image quality for the speed.
Supposedly (again if im not mistaken), the Higher IQ settings are on the Arb Path,(which the ATI based cards are running on), not on the optimized paths the Nv30 is running. Nvidias cards crawl when running the higher detail paths.
Now if im mistaken, or have mixed the facts...I apologize. However if im not off the mark..I wonder..are you still happy?
It's like this, Quality was from carmacks own mouth
Arb2 path (Nvidia) > Arb2 Path ATI > Nv30 path ATI
But Carmack has stated numerous times that the quality difference between them is marginal at bestr