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Old 04-05-10, 06:19 PM   #29
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Default Re: Physx Games Coming out?

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Originally Posted by Xion X2 View Post
GPU-based PhysX will never take off as long as it's proprietary. With the success of the 4*** and 5*** series, a good amount of the population now owns ATI cards, and developers aren't going to waste their time coding stuff that only 60-70% of the population can leverage or enjoy.
You're telling me the 4000 ATI series was successful....?

I don't think they enjoyed a best-in-class card at any point except for the 4870x2 which was easily beaten by the 295 when it came out.

They were behind through the whole last set of cards
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