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Windows 7: Physx on cpu

29 Aug 2011   #1

windows 7 ultimate x32
 
 
Physx on cpu

Hi guys, I have arkham asylum game but I have an ati graphic card so I can't play the game with the physx effects. Is there anyway to make the cpu to enable the physx effects. I have an i3 2.9 ghz. I have only one pcie slot. Anyway to add a pci card with physx capability?

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29 Aug 2011   #2

windows 7 ultimate 64 bit
 
 

Short answer ....no....Physx is a Nivida technology...there are some OLD drivers that would let you use a secondary Nivida card with a ATI main card for Physx, but I haven't heard about any thing recent.....
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30 Aug 2011   #3

Windows 7 Enterprise
 
 

Check my previous post almost a year ago:
Can I rig a my x58 to use Nvidia AND ATI?

This is what you need:
Hybrid PhysX mod v1.03 / v1.04ff
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30 Aug 2011   #4

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Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

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30 Aug 2011   #5

 
 

It's possible to force the CPU for Physx, but it's simply not worth it. I tried it when I had ATI and the performance hit is huge. (Overall, it will make your game unplayable)


And it's only worth considering a gtx 260+ for dedicated physx. There's nothing available for PCI and the pcie 1.0 slot
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