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Old 08-06-09, 06:54 AM   #11
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Default Re: 896 megs, 1 Gigabyte, 2 gigabyte? Something some might find interesting.

The 1GB card should be the sweet spot right now as I'm flying a new sim called Rise of Flight (WWI combat sim) and you can't run it in highest detail unless you have at least 1GB of frame buffer on your GPU. I run it at 1920x1200 and with my previous card (8800GTS 512) it ran pretty well, but at these resolutions, and with the eye-candy options available now, you may wany as much VRAM as you can get over the next 12 months.

Just saying.
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