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Old 12-15-07, 07:48 PM   #13
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When I first built my rig I didn't play any games until the next day. Spent the first day installing... and posting on here.
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Old 12-15-07, 08:27 PM   #14
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Well, just loaded up portal for the first time...holy crap! This game is insanly fun and looks great on this screen, also my 8800GT has no problems at all running it at 1920x1200...its sweet.
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Well, just loaded up portal for the first time...holy crap! This game is insanly fun and looks great on this screen, also my 8800GT has no problems at all running it at 1920x1200...its sweet.
Source games work really well at high resolutions.

I run every source game on my system at 2048x1536. In TF2 I get between 50fps and 85fps constantly, and almost always above 70fps.

I love it.
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Old 12-15-07, 09:58 PM   #16
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lol, i've done that. But then I was annoyed at myself for my total impatience costing me more money.

At least it's not something like the mobo.
Ya... but hard drives are dirt cheap these days... you can pick up a 500GB at a store for like $120 anymore.
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Whatever you are posting with should have a hdd, rip that out.
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