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Old 05-07-09, 11:33 PM   #4
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Default Re: PhysX officially sucks.

While I wouldn't sacrifice a ton of performance to get a Physx capable card, I definitely consider it a factor when choosing a graphics card.

A non-physx capable graphics card would have to be significantly faster than the competition for me to buy it. Simply because I'm the kind of person who wants the whole package if I'm going to spend money on an upgrade.

I'm not going to buy a $500 graphics card that can't show me the best visuals in the latest games if another $500 graphics card can.

If no decent games use Physx over the course of the next year then my stance will change, but I think Cryostasis alone is a game worth upgrading for.

However, if ATI puts out a card that is 20% faster than an nvidia card in the same price range I'd pass on Physx for the time being.
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