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Old 03-01-08, 04:21 AM   #47
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Default Re: Official "I just got my GeForce 9600 GT" thread

Originally Posted by grimreefer
ummm, lost planet is completly gpu limited, and so is half life 2 at those settings.
No, Geforce 8800GTX is not GPU limited, it is a very powerful GPU but my Athlon 64 X2 4400+ Toledo socket 939 is not a very powerful CPU, it is now 3 years old. Really need to upgrade to Yorkfield soon.

Let me show you how 6 games scaled with Geforce 8800GTX on all CPUs from dual core AM2 Athlon 64 X2s to quad core Phenoms and Yorkfield Tomshardware AMD Phenom 9600 Black Edition A New Hope? reviewed in January 2008.

Is Geforce 8800GTX GPU limited? No
Is Athlon 64 X2 4400+ CPU limited? Yes
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