View Single Post
Old 04-14-10, 08:32 AM   #12
azanon
Registered User
 
Join Date: Mar 2003
Posts: 101
Default Re: 480 on the way. Power worries with 2nd card as Physx ?

Quote:
Originally Posted by CaptNKILL View Post
No doubt the GTX480 has a massive amount of processing power though. I don't think dedicated Physx is as necessary with one of these cards but I think it'd still improve frame rates.
Long as you got your minimums up near 60FPS, then I'd think one is GTG without the add-on physx. Surely a 480 can pull that minimum framerate off also doing the physx on resolutions of 1920x or lower in most every title.

Batman is the only fun and moderately high end game I'm aware of that makes enjoyable and heavy use of physx. Again, based on my experience with my GTX285, a GTX 480 will eat that game and it's physx at the same time for breakfast, lunch, and supper.
azanon is offline   Reply With Quote