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Old 08-09-09, 06:36 AM   #18
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Default Re: 896 megs, 1 Gigabyte, 2 gigabyte? Something some might find interesting.

I can't really remember with my 6800, but, 7900's sort of fell off a performance cliff around 1920x1xxx or just before IIRC.

I guess that the designers will target the most common high resolution out there, which would be 1920x1080/1920x1200 nowadays both in hardware and drivers and you can't blame them for that.

I've always been greedy for ram performance and size though - I like high res texture sets and exotic AA.
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