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  • musicalmac posted a message in the forum topic Epic Games shows gorgeous Flak Cannon of UT and More. on the System Wars board

    The lack of good in-game footage is disappointing.

  • musicalmac posted a message in the forum topic the Xbox One is more appealing than the PS4. on the System Wars board

    @elpresador-911 said:@musicalmac: He's a beastDarn right.

  • musicalmac posted a message in the forum topic the Xbox One is more appealing than the PS4. on the System Wars board

    Just here to vouch for the awesomeness of @FireEmblem_Man. That is all.

  • musicalmac posted a message in the forum topic Android FAILS MISERABLY in all Benchmarks. on the Mobile Discussion board

    @asylumni said: You like that source? OK, let's see what else they have to say..."we see a jump in GPU performance that puts the GX6450 on par with the Adreno 420."Hmm, on par. So not putting Androi...

  • musicalmac posted a message in the forum topic Samsung down 60 percent, demand drastically low. on the Mobile Discussion board

    @thehig1 said:@musicalmac: Although the case I have on my phone weighs a ton haha. I also find a big re-enforced shock proof case as I drop my phone quite a bit.Yeah I still don't have a case for my...

  • musicalmac posted a message in the forum topic iOS graphics are much better than Android. on the Mobile Discussion board

    @xboxiphoneps3 said: I'd argue having low level access ala Apple Metal is a more better route to go for mobile over trying to push the latest desktop API's onto mobile, where power consumption needs ...

  • musicalmac posted a message in the forum topic Samsung down 60 percent, demand drastically low. on the Mobile Discussion board

    @thehig1 said: Yeah they may have gone overkill with the screen, it has improved on last update though.The battery life is pretty bad though because of that Mega Screen, found a larger 4200 mAh batte...

  • musicalmac posted a message in the forum topic iOS graphics are much better than Android. on the Mobile Discussion board

    @NVIDIATI said:@musicalmacAs it stands the Snapdragon 801 is the mainstream Android flagship SoC since H1 2014, devices with Snapdragon 801 often use a 1920x1080 display. Excluding games for Tegra, S...

  • musicalmac posted a message in the forum topic Samsung down 60 percent, demand drastically low. on the Mobile Discussion board

    @thehig1 said: I've got the new LG G3, it handles great I like LG's software better than Samsung too, seems to be less Bloatware and some of the stock LG apps I actually use. Like LG fitness.The phon...

  • musicalmac posted a message in the forum topic One Plus Windows Phone Edition. on the Mobile Discussion board

    Bummer. That would have been a far more appealing 1+1.

  • musicalmac posted a message in the forum topic Android FAILS MISERABLY in all Benchmarks. on the Mobile Discussion board

    @asylumni said:@musicalmac: You seem to be stuck on what is available right now. These are not disposable things that are replaced in a month and I'm not talking about what's coming years down the l...

  • musicalmac posted a message in the forum topic iOS graphics are much better than Android. on the Mobile Discussion board

    @NVIDIATI: So some games may have the option to improve performance on otherwise poorly balanced hardware, I'm not sure that's a talking point I'd use as an advantage. It's more an indictment of the ...

  • musicalmac posted a message in the forum topic iOS graphics are much better than Android. on the Mobile Discussion board

    @NVIDIATI said:@musicalmac You just quoted "onscreen" benchmarks, which doesn't hold relevance when comparing two mobile devices, as you're asking the devices to do two DIFFERENT tasks. I shouldn't h...

  • musicalmac posted a message in the forum topic iOS graphics are much better than Android. on the Mobile Discussion board

    @NVIDIATI: You don't have to keep reminding us how much you like arbitrary, borderline-meaningless GPU benchmarks. If we didn't care about context we'd love them as much as you.The meaningful tests ar...

  • musicalmac posted a message in the forum topic iOS graphics are much better than Android. on the Mobile Discussion board

    I put this in the other thread, but it's worthy of being here, too. Just imagine how things improve when Metal is part of the picture. Good gravy.Apple rules the gaming roost in the post-PC era. Look ...

  • musicalmac posted a message in the forum topic Android FAILS MISERABLY in all Benchmarks. on the Mobile Discussion board

    @asylumni"False that games are likely to run better. If an Android phone can execute the operations that games use just as well or faster than the iPhone, then it stands to reason it would run the gam...

  • musicalmac posted a message in the forum topic iOS graphics are much better than Android. on the Mobile Discussion board

    One thing I have noticed regarding games on my iPhone 6 is that games that support Metal are noticeably less stressful on my phone than games that haven't updated to support Metal yet. For example, Du...

  • musicalmac posted a message in the forum topic Android FAILS MISERABLY in all Benchmarks. on the Mobile Discussion board

    @asylumni said:@musicalmac: Ah, but you haven't refuted a single thing I've said, you've simply dismissed it.Fact: two computers running different programs is no way to judge performance. Fact: multi...

  • musicalmac posted a message in the forum topic Android FAILS MISERABLY in all Benchmarks. on the Mobile Discussion board

    @asylumni said: You're probably right, you probably wouldn't make any sort of reasoned argument, just stick your head in the sand and deny deny deny. Of course it's real world. Do you actually think...

  • musicalmac posted a message in the forum topic Android FAILS MISERABLY in all Benchmarks. on the Mobile Discussion board

    @asylumni: Your assumption is wrong, though I'm flattered that you're using my own rhetoric to reply to me. Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.Your real-world example isn't real-world at all ...