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Old 06-24-08, 09:33 PM   #16
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Default Re: Nvidia's secret weapon against ATI?

Originally Posted by Ninja Prime View Post
So, their secret weapon is... cheating in 3dmark scores! Seems familiar... oh yeah the FX series.

Seriously, one game can actually use GPU physics and it needs special levels to do so. Even more, so far that game hasn't been very well adopted.(UT3)

Said plainly, this is cheating so they can boast higher 3dmark scores. Which doesn't even work since using the GPU in a CPU test is against Futuremarks rules and therefore the scores don't even count.
Until future mark takes a stand on the issue, you can't call it cheating.
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