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Windows 7: something similar to physx card

03 Nov 2010   #1
ionbasa

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 x64
 
 
something similar to physx card

Well I was looking for an add in Physx card, but since Ageia was bought by Nvidia, they dont make them anymore. Are there any alternatives without having to go out and buy a new gpu?

If there are please let me know, also workstation type cards are what i am aiming for, but general consumer-type products are also ok for what I plan on using it for.


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04 Nov 2010   #2
stormy13
Microsoft MVP

Win 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

The only "Physx" cards any more are Nvidia cards from the 8xxx series and up, there are no other alternatives. As far as the Ageia cards go don't bother unless it is for an older game that uses the older Physx driver, as Nvidia has dropped all support for those cards in the recent drivers.
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04 Nov 2010   #3
ionbasa

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 x64
 
 

so considering todays market there are no more Graphics Acelerators/ Phisics Processing Units?
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04 Nov 2010   #4
stormy13
Microsoft MVP

Win 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Nvidia video cards and Nvidia video cards only.
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04 Nov 2010   #5
ionbasa

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 x64
 
 

okay, thank you, I guess ill just go buy a new nvidia card.

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