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Display Feat. That Are V. Card/processor Dependent  
User currently offlineCramos From United States of America, joined Nov 2000, 554 posts, RR: 0
Posted (12 years 3 months 12 hours ago) and read 2361 times:

Could anyone provide some input on which display features are more proceessor dependent and which are more graphics card dependent. I'm trying to find that right combination to get 24fps or whatever is considered "smooth". The reason I ask is because I have a lower processor speed compared with todays' standards (PII 400MHz) but I have a solid video card (64MB GeForce 2 Ti). Thanks for the comments.

My system:
PII 400MHz
64 GeForce 2 Ti


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User currently offlineJmacias34 From United States of America, joined Sep 2000, 379 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (12 years 3 months 8 hours ago) and read 2342 times:

If you want loads of AI Traffic, Scenery, you need to upgrade your processor more than anything. And this comparison is based on my two machines, an AMD Duron 700MHZ, and an AMD XP1900+. Framerates jumped significantly (15 to 60) using the same vid card and ram.

User currently offlinePortcolumbus From United States of America, joined Nov 2000, 1614 posts, RR: 4
Reply 2, posted (12 years 3 months 5 hours ago) and read 2342 times:

You really can't do much with a 400Mhz CPU, and to get 24FPS you'd have to turn most everything to a minimum.

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