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Old 07-02-04, 07:23 AM   #163
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Default Re: Far Cry Benchmarks - Shader Model 2.0 vs 3.0

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Originally Posted by Drax
I do wish the 6800's had a 6X mode. I didn't get to use it in FarCry on my 9800 pro but it was nicer then having a completely useless 8X mode that's good for.... er, Quake 2.

But then I think about SLI and I get happy again...
(not a bash, just being honest)
The 8xS mode is no longer useless since nvidia changed the multi- and supersampling ratio in the latest drivers. Performance is still lower than 4xMSAA (would be strange if it wasn't) but the new 8xS makes games actually playable and still offers texture supersampling.
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