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Why you don't buy low-end GPU's

#1ThePCElitistPosted 11/18/2013 8:51:44 AM
http://youtu.be/sph6cjJeRdI

Just don't do it and don't falsely exaggerate the performance of a sub-$100 GPU like I see some people around here do.
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#2JudgmenlPosted 11/18/2013 8:54:41 AM
My HD4650 is still doing just fine.
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#3Pepys MonsterPosted 11/18/2013 8:57:15 AM
Oh my God, not THIS guy...
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#4mikewu1Posted 11/18/2013 8:59:05 AM
HD 7750 doing fine
#5KabtheMentatPosted 11/18/2013 8:59:28 AM
So you're saying I can't expect 1080p 60FPS on high in BF4 with my blazin 5550?
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#6ShebeskiiPosted 11/18/2013 9:01:00 AM
Judgmenl posted...
My HD4650 is still doing just fine.


Doing what?
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#7SinisterSlayPosted 11/18/2013 9:09:32 AM(edited)
my 9600gt ran 4x native on ps2 emulator at 1080p no problem.

Don't really need any more power apparently.

Although I suppose in it's day it wasn't low end.
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#8AsucaHayashiPosted 11/18/2013 9:12:30 AM
well, he is talking about price performance which is still the most logical way to buy your products.

SinisterSlay posted...
my 9600gt ran 4x native on ps2 emulator at 1080p no problem.

Don't really need any more power apparently.

Although I suppose in it's day it wasn't low end.


emulators are like... 75% cpu and 25% gpu anyways.
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#9ThePCElitist(Topic Creator)Posted 11/18/2013 9:14:58 AM
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#10SinisterSlayPosted 11/18/2013 9:15:20 AM
AsucaHayashi posted...
well, he is talking about price performance which is still the most logical way to buy your products.

SinisterSlay posted...
my 9600gt ran 4x native on ps2 emulator at 1080p no problem.

Don't really need any more power apparently.

Although I suppose in it's day it wasn't low end.


emulators are like... 75% cpu and 25% gpu anyways.


Yeah, exactly.

Low end is fine then. Low end has it's purposes.
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