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Old 02-18-03, 04:33 PM   #63
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Default Re: Re: Re: You've completely missed the point

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Originally posted by Steppy
3dmark 2k1 had ONE partial DX8 test, and RECENT games(2 years after the release of the bench)are only making partial use of DX8). I wish some people could just see repeating patterns, because we've been through this all before when 3dm2k1 hit the streets.
Good perspective and I find meself agreeing with you over here in this thread too.

3dm2k3 is meant to stress tomorrows freaking rigs, of course it's gonna run like sludge on todays gear! nVidia is just whining because it shows their current cards weekness, they did the EXACT same thing when 3dm2k came out.
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