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User Info: Dirk85UK

3 years ago#1
What would you say or do? :)
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User Info: MarceloSampaio

3 years ago#2
I THINK I would say: "Oh look, Intel and Nvidia merged."
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3 years ago#3
"Well, here comes the pain."
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User Info: urtv

3 years ago#4
i7 extreme comes with integrated 780ti
i5/i7 is integrated with 770
i3 is integrated with 760

doesnt seem too bad.just the haswell heat issue might be even worse

User Info: Judgmenl

3 years ago#5
It would probably rival the Square-Enix merger as one of the worst mergers in history. - Popularity =/= Quality. - Opinions =/= Truth.

User Info: Kokuei05

3 years ago#6
I'll feel wary because of rumours I heard a while back where Nvidia paid a lot of money for optimizations for their cards so they looked better than AMD by comparison. Or the other where they paid money for AMD card gimping. Or Nvidia bribing developers to use Physx. (BTW these are rumours, not fact)

Regardless though; I still like Nvidia cards, I just don't feel like a merger is the best idea.
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User Info: PhilOnDez

3 years ago#7
I wouldn't mind if they had a joint project where they made an APU-esque chip for a tiny Steam Machine since that's what the steam machines all seem to be running (intel/nvidia) but I don't think I'd want them to merge though.

An intel CPU with CUDA would also be interesting but I don't think they'd be able to fit enough cores on a CPU to be worth using over just getting an nvidia gpu if you care about PhysX that much.
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User Info: Asellus

3 years ago#8
It could be awesome if nVidia could use Intel's chip fabs instead of being stuck with TSMC's.

User Info: LostHisHardcore

3 years ago#9
I'd think ho hum and see what happens after two years
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3 years ago#10
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