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Old 09-02-04, 08:14 AM   #4
WarheadMM
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Default Re: GeForce FX 5950 and Source DX 9 performance...

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Originally Posted by Raqia
Firing Squad recently updated their article about GeForce FX performance with the Half Life 2 engine:

http://www.firingsquad.com/hardware/...ife2/page5.asp

and in almost all cases, the 5950 has lower performance than even the ATI 9600 Pro! I'm quite surprised by this since the FX is superior both in theory and practice...
What could explain this besides perhaps the issue of using a full-precision floating point format?
and what benchmarks were YOU reading?? All the benchmarks i seen the 9800pro kicked the FX 5950 in the butt in DX9
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