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Is PCM 2010 for me
Kimchi
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Posted on 01-07-2010 05:28
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Hi guys,

I'm new to this forum so I apologise in advance if this question has been covered before or is inappropriate here.

I am not a PC expert and I know even less about PC gaming. I haven't played a game since PCM 2006. My computer is primarily used for video editing and audio recording so it is uncluttered and runs pretty well, however it is about 4 years old. I'm running Windows XP with SP 2 (or 3?)

I'm a little dissapointed that there isn't a demo of PCM 2010 so that I could answer the question for myself.

The specs of my machine are:

Processor

Name: Intel core 2 Duo
Code Name: Conroe
Core voltage: 1.179
Core speed 1598.4 MHz
Multiplier x6
Bus Speed 266.4 MHz
Related FSB 1065.7

Mainboard
Intel DP965LT

Chipset:P965/G965 Rev C1
South Bridge: Intel 82801HB/HR (ICH8/R)

Memory
2048 MB DDR2

Graphics
NVIDIA GeForce 7600GS 256 MB Memory

I have a few 7200 rpm hard drives on the system too.

The trailers for PCM 2010 have really sucked me in but I'm guessing on a 4 year old non gaming machine my in game experience will be radically different than the trailers.

I understand that my machine meets the minimum requirements, however my question is: In your opinion/experience will my machine allow me to run PCM 2010 at a good level of graphic detail while remaining playable.

Thanks a lot in advance. I hope everyone enjoys the upcoming tour.
Edited by Kimchi on 01-07-2010 05:30
 
valverde321
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Posted on 01-07-2010 05:32
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I don't know much either but I have a 7350 LE which I beleive is worse than your card, and the game seems to run smoothly. Of course not on the highest setting. More like somewhere in the middle.
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Posted on 01-07-2010 12:21
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well, if your card can run direct x 9.0c you can get away with using pixel shading 2.0 and the game will play very nicely but will not look as good - but still very nice.

I have installed it on a laptop with intigrated graphics card and works well, just to test - was bored waiting for the first patch.



 
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Posted on 01-07-2010 12:46
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http://www.system...b.com/cyri

Pick Pro cycling manager 2009 in the "select product" bar.

If u can run 09, u surely can run 10 too.! For me 2010 actually runs better than 09.. And my pc is 5 years old, and crappy as hell, so i bet its the same for uGrin
 
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Posted on 01-07-2010 13:43
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your video card is not strong enough
 
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Posted on 01-07-2010 13:52
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I can run it with a 7600GT in my desktop, so...
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Posted on 01-07-2010 15:25
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maybe, but he has only 2gig mem, and 256mb video mem.

He cant play full details
 
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Posted on 01-07-2010 15:40
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