• Marfoo’s Activity
  • Marfoo posted a message in the forum topic AMD about to release Mantle. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @ronvalencia said: @Marfoo said: @ronvalencia said: @Marfoo said: @04dcarraher: In theory it could work with any GPU. Mantle is a streamlined, multi-core optimized rendering pipeline that replaces Di...

  • Marfoo posted a message in the forum topic AMD about to release Mantle. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @ronvalencia said:@Marfoo said: @04dcarraher: In theory it could work with any GPU. Mantle is a streamlined, multi-core optimized rendering pipeline that replaces DirectX or OpenGL. It allows the deve...

  • Marfoo posted a message in the forum topic nVidia rumours... Titan Black edition and 790? on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @PredatorRules: Precisely. Or you know, if you like simulating particle physics in your spare time.

  • Marfoo posted a message in the forum topic nVidia rumours... Titan Black edition and 790? on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @PredatorRules said: @horgen123 said: @PredatorRules said: And by Black edition means what in difference between it and the original Titan?All Cuda cores unlocked, just like 780 Ti, 6GB VRAM I guess...

  • Marfoo posted a message in the forum topic is there really a need for two graphics cards? on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    There are a few scenarios where two cards are appropriate. One is extreme gaming, you want more performance than the fastest single card can provide. Second is you already have one card, some extra mo...

  • Marfoo posted a message in the forum topic Is an HD7870 2G still worth it? on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @PredatorRules: No worries, so many GPUs come out it's hard to keep track!

  • Marfoo posted a message in the forum topic AMD about to release Mantle. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @04dcarraher: In theory it could work with any GPU. Mantle is a streamlined, multi-core optimized rendering pipeline that replaces DirectX or OpenGL. It allows the developer to send more data to t...

  • Marfoo posted a message in the forum topic Is an HD7870 2G still worth it? on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @PredatorRules: I don't recall there being a Pitcairn silicon with 20 CUs (7870) being clocked lower than 1000MHz ever (unless they have some weird third-party passive models or something). As far ...

  • Marfoo posted a message in the forum topic Is an HD7870 2G still worth it? on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    There are plenty of cards faster than the 7870, but the truth of the matter is, it (and comparable Nvidia cards) can still handle any game out there no problems at 1080p, maxed out or damn close. At ...

  • Marfoo posted a message in the forum topic Seriously disappointed with GTX 770 on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    My friend just bought a GTX 770. He paired it with his i5 2500k, he runs AC Black Flag just fine all settings turned up, smooth as butter. Something is up with your system.

  • Marfoo posted a message in the forum topic Mantle Performance Preview: LOOKS AWESOME! on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    I'm skeptical about Mantle not requiring GCN to run. The benefits from going to a low-level API stem from the fact that commands and functions are hardware-specific and optimized. Although, the part ...

  • Marfoo posted a message in the forum topic What's your wallpaper like? on the Computer Hardware Discussion board

  • Marfoo posted a message in the forum topic EA thinks their special! BF4 is $110 on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    Yeah, I dropped $110 on this game. I really don't like EA, they're a pretty terrible company and honestly I do think that's way overpriced for a game. But for me, the value comes from playing with f...

  • Marfoo posted a message in the forum topic (Video) Crysis 3 - 8K Render on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    #@horgen123 said: @adamosmaki said: @horgen123 said: @PredatorRules: Make use of the multimonitor tools that AMD has and I think you can blow the image on to 4 4K monitors to get 8K... I assume that...

  • Marfoo posted a message in the forum topic Valve is an interesting creature... on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    I noticed that all my games were "uninstalled" as well after a recent update. However just clicking install on one of them and pointing Steam to an existing library on my HDD it immediately recognize...

  • Marfoo posted a message in the forum topic AMD hits a MASSIVE Gold Mine with their R9 Gaming GPU's! on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @# @Geminon said:this crypto currency crap is retarded.... you have to be so deep in it to even make the smallest of profit that it just isnt worth the time.I'm kind of kicking myself for not mining m...

  • Marfoo posted a message in the forum topic Prices of R9 cards are skyrocketing on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @_SKatEDiRt_ said: @Marfoo said: @_SKatEDiRt_ said: I still dont understand how GPUs mine bitcoins. This is just freaking weirdThe way cryptocurrency is distributed is by "mining". That is, those wh...

  • Marfoo posted a message in the forum topic Prices of R9 cards are skyrocketing on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @_SKatEDiRt_ said:I still dont understand how GPUs mine bitcoins. This is just freaking weirdThe way cryptocurrency is distributed is by "mining". That is, those who are willing to devote their comp...

  • Marfoo posted a message in the forum topic Where are all the AMD video cards ? (newegg) on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @Geminon said: @insane_metalist said: I personally wouldn't get an AMD card but I'm also looking for a new card. I don't know about you but this has my attention.you wont regret your purchase. AMD is ...

  • Marfoo posted a message in the forum topic Ways to Prevent Dust on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    You can set up your computer case like a clean room is set up. Make sure your case is running positive pressure (intake more air than exhaust) and make sure all your intakes are filtered. Particles ...