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  • 04dcarraher posted a message in the forum topic 20 years later, what are your favorite gaming memories from 2001?. on the System Wars board

    A lot of great games came out in 2001. Like Max Payne, Return to castle Wolfenstein, AvP 2, C&C:RA 2,

  • 04dcarraher posted a message in the forum topic Can the Slowest PS5 SSD Upgrade Run Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart?. on the System Wars board

    If your transferring and dumping gb/s of data constantly as the player moves in a game. Your then not relying on storing everything you can in the memory pool for a set amount of time ahead of the p...

  • 04dcarraher posted a message in the forum topic Can the Slowest PS5 SSD Upgrade Run Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart?. on the System Wars board

    @Pedro said: What? These are rendering tech and has absolutely nothing to do with the SSDs. You are implying that the game will be waiting for data from the SSD which makes it exceptionally clear tha...

  • 04dcarraher posted a message in the forum topic Can the Slowest PS5 SSD Upgrade Run Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart?. on the System Wars board

    @Pedro said: The SSDs on the PS5 and Xbox Series are not limited by older tech. You mentioning CPUs, bust rates etc is irrelevant because the SSDs are not being coupled with weak CPUs or limited bus r...

  • 04dcarraher posted a message in the forum topic Can the Slowest PS5 SSD Upgrade Run Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart?. on the System Wars board

    @Pedro said: Everything you stated with regards to the SSDs is not limited by older tech. It is simply a matter of doing things traditionally and developers sticking to traditional design that is the ...

  • 04dcarraher posted a message in the forum topic Can the Slowest PS5 SSD Upgrade Run Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart?. on the System Wars board

    We are not going to see any real tangible gains from these fast SSD's until the games are designed around them and we drop all backwards support of the older consoles. Eventually we will see these SS...

  • 04dcarraher posted a message in the forum topic Windows 11 is underway and Windows 10 support set to end after 2021!. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    @horgen:Win 11 supports 1st Gen Ryzen and 6th and 7th Gen Core processors, but requires a fresh install of windows. It will still update and work just fine. But you cant just upgrade from current 10 t...

  • 04dcarraher posted a message in the forum topic PC Specs Help. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    @nnoyinghusband: Does that PC come with two case fans? One in front and one on top? Or both in front? Or non at all?If it does have two fans included, I would buy two of the Arctic P12 (LINK) inexpens...

  • 04dcarraher posted a message in the forum topic farcry 6 4k 3ofps RT ON, RTX 3080 settings. on the System Wars board

    @topgunmv said: Both the 1080p and 1440p recommended specs are for 60fps though.However the gpu strength to get 60fps on each resolution is different. And the quality of settings play a role too. Whic...

  • 04dcarraher posted a message in the forum topic farcry 6 4k 3ofps RT ON, RTX 3080 settings. on the System Wars board

    @topgunmv said: Curious as to why the cpu requirements are higher for 1440p vs 1080p, I would think the increase in resolution would 100% put more load on just the graphics card.Stronger the gpu the m...

  • 04dcarraher posted a message in the forum topic PC Specs Help. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    @nnoyinghusband:It depends on how big you want the monitor to be, that will determine what resolution target you should get. 1080p under 27" is ok, 27"-32" 1440p, 4k 27"- what ever size you want.You h...

  • 04dcarraher posted a message in the forum topic farcry 6 4k 3ofps RT ON, RTX 3080 settings. on the System Wars board

    Here is a bit more on what settings and what fps targetMinimum Requirements for 1080p 30 fps Low PresetAMD Ryzen 3 1200 / Intel Core i5-4460AMD Radeon RX 460 / Nvidia GeForce GTX 9604GB of VRAM8GB of...

  • 04dcarraher posted a message in the forum topic noob question?. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    @gerygo said:@04dcarraher: i5 4690, 16Gb, GTX970. Singleplayer was okay, but MP worked like sh^t, I did play the beta and it ran fine...I'm not sure if beta release had "less" graphical options like ...

  • 04dcarraher posted a message in the forum topic PC Specs Help. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    @nnoyinghusband: Enjoy, you will be pleased. It will allow you try other games as well.

  • 04dcarraher posted a message in the forum topic noob question?. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    @gerygo said: BF1 was a sh^tfest of performance for my rig, I bought it for 5$ and I was terribly sorry for doing so.I guess it depends on the game, most optimized games will run at 40-60% CPU load.Wi...

  • 04dcarraher posted a message in the forum topic noob question?. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    @gerygo said: @04dcarraher: easy solution as you've mentioned CPU choking is to get MSI Afterburner with RivaTuner (or Nvidia advanced in game statistics) and see if the CPU is at 100%, if so then yes...

  • 04dcarraher posted a message in the forum topic noob question?. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    @gerygo said:You can see there's almost no difference between new CPU to older CPU in 4K - I'd say you're good to go with that upgradeThere is a sizable difference between i7 8700k vs an i7 7700k.......

  • 04dcarraher posted a message in the forum topic noob question?. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    @bluudynuckles said: : just want to play more in 4k and also upgrade . so i need to change that 7700k first time i can?Your gaming experience will be much better once you do upgrade that 7700k. Becaus...

  • 04dcarraher posted a message in the forum topic noob question?. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    @gerygo said: I see no problem doing so, there's 50% performance boost but comparing your 7700K to 11700K there's 20% performance difference,There are a lot of cases its much larger than 20% in gamin...

  • 04dcarraher posted a message in the forum topic PC Specs Help. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    @judaspete said:@04dcarraher: I told you people would scoff at my suggestion :)But seriously, the OP isn't asking for a future-proof powerhouse. They want to play a couple online games and a PS2 emula...