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Old October 2, 2013, 10:21 AM
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The point Shinra is that it is also a thin driver that communicates to the hardware. Just calling it an API is misleading, it may be the main part (as far as devs see) but it's not the only thing.
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Old October 2, 2013, 01:17 PM
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You actually have to wonder? Current day 7870/GTX650Ti Boost will surpass the performance of the next gen consoles, so it stands to reason the future mid-level cards will also surpass by a decent margin.
I guess... but consoles have always done a better job optimizing their hardware for games. hopefuly mantle will balance things out and that's why it'll be interesting to see the performance differences between console and pc on a mantle enabled game ( battlefield 4 maybe?)
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Old October 2, 2013, 02:25 PM
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Which APUs are part of GCN? Is it only the latest gen?
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