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Old 09-27-08, 05:01 PM   #40
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Default Re: Why did NVIDIA skip the revision of Direct X 10.01 on their 9800 GTX/GX2/GTX 260/

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It's Microsoft's API.. they're the ones who built the OS, and they're touting it as a performance booster.
ANd we all know how truthful MS is right? Come on man. While DX10.1 has some merrits, it is going to along the lines of DX8 1.4 few games using it.

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I mean, get real. You can't expect ATI, a competing graphics company, to quell its own ambitions for a superior physics processing and humbly take shelter under Nvidia's PhysX umbrella knowing they would always play second fiddle to them. If Nvidia really wanted partnership on this venture, then they wouldn't have bought Ageia to gobble up all the technology to themselves. Their primary focus is gaining marketshare.. just the same as ATI.
Why not? They have for thier laptop add in cards that fit into actual slots. If you remember they both, NVidia and ATI, came up with a standard for laptops to use for gpu cards. Nvidias MXM is used for both ATI and Nvidia GPUs.
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