[geeks] Video card recommendations <cont.>
ajwdsp at cloud9.net
Sun Apr 7 18:03:40 CDT 2002
On Sunday, April 7, 2002, at 02:50 PM, Big Endian wrote:
>> So the 64 MB won't help for playing at higher resolutions?
> Depends on the game but you are *SERIOUSLY* CPU bound here so probably
>> Right now I have a TNT 1 16MB the sound stutters and when there are a
>> lot of guys in the room on Wolfenstein it is intensely jerky. If you
>> add detail it doesn't seem to change it too much until you bump the
>> res a notch higher. I'd like it to be slightly sluggish perhaps but a
>> whole lot more playable (smooth sluggishness if you know what I mean).
> This is a CPU loading issue from the sounds of it.
>> The 64 is still in the right price range since the girlfriend is going
>> to buy it.
> Can she buy a new mb/case/cpu/ram?
I'm also looking to retire all the x86 equipment in the house after this
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