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Intel Ships New Tools that Boost Game Performance

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Intel Corporation today announced the release of Intel Graphics Performance Analyzers (GPA), a suite of software tools created in support of the Visual Adrenaline developer program.
Offered worldwide, GPA enables PC game developers to analyze and optimize game performance on Intel Integrated Graphics. The Visual Adrenaline program, launched at the Intel Developer Forum in San Francisco in August 2008, provides tools, resources and information for game developers, artists and animators.


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does that mean that we can play games with not 1fps but whopin 2fps:roll:
note to intel:STOP LAYING THAT YOUR IGP CAN GAME:laugh:
 
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O course that on Intel IGP You can play... Q3A or UT... :) When on X3100 NFS Undergroud runs with 15FPS that on old and crappy ATI X200 runs with 25FPS... With higher detail :)
 
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i can play UT2004 Editor's Choice smooth at high settings with my 780G IGP lol, and thats with a X2 at 1.8ghz
@Intel, let the professionals (AMD and NVIDIA) do their job, dont mess with game(s) :toast:
 
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This is a joke right??
 

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does that mean that we can play games with not 1fps but whopin 2fps:roll:
note to intel:STOP LAYING THAT YOUR IGP CAN GAME:laugh:
what so funny? i dont get it that a 100% improvement!
insane dont you think? :roll:
intel struck gold with this one getting 3 times as much fps as before this means not 3 seconds per frame but a whopin 1fps :drools: [and maybe 5fps on need for speed underground]
 

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what so funny? i dont get it that a 100% improvement!
insane dont you think? :roll:
intel struck gold with this one getting 3 times as much fps as before this means not 3 seconds per frame but a whopin 1fps :drools: [and maybe 5fps on need for speed underground]
OK:confused:
 

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"GPA enables PC game developers to analyze and optimize game performance on Intel Integrated Graphics."

That statement is hilarious to me, even though there technically is a huge market for this (I know dozens of people who're playing MMORPG's on nothing but Intel Integrated Video.)

That being said, I still almost think this is a joke -- first the overpriced new "Monster NIC," and now this?
 
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what so funny? i dont get it that a 100% improvement!
insane dont you think? :roll:
intel struck gold with this one getting 3 times as much fps as before this means not 3 seconds per frame but a whopin 1fps :drools: [and maybe 5fps on need for speed underground]
They might even impress us with a 1000% increase in performance and we get a whoopig 3 fps!!! (always put numbers in % when above 100%, they appear much bigger ;))
 
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UNLEASH THE FURY INTEL. UNLEASH. THE. FURY.
I'd love to see an Intel IGP try playing Left 4 Dead, that would be kinda funny.
 

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UNLEASH THE FURY INTEL. UNLEASH. THE. FURY.
I'd love to see an Intel IGP try playing Left 4 Dead, that would be kinda funny.
it can play left for dead one of the kids at my school proved this to me you would be amazed what games will play on intel with the settings set to low and off.
 

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UNLEASH THE FURY INTEL. UNLEASH. THE. FURY.
I'd love to see an Intel IGP try playing Left 4 Dead, that would be kinda funny.
yea gamespot made a netbook test and it played it:eek:
 

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"GPA enables PC game developers to analyze and optimize game performance on Intel Integrated Graphics."

That statement is hilarious to me, even though there technically is a huge market for this (I know dozens of people who're playing MMORPG's on nothing but Intel Integrated Video.)

That being said, I still almost think this is a joke -- first the overpriced new "Monster NIC," and now this?
i actually think "tools which enable them to create games that look real, act real and feel real" sounds so much funnier. especially the "look real" part. :laugh:
i remember installing Crysis on an intel X3100. i got a frame per few seconds and never go past the plane jumping scene. i just saw floating heads and the suits where like dancing or something like that. nothing had reflections and it would just crash. so this made me think.....maybe now i can have a frame per few seconds but![major but!!] with reflections :shock: OMG :twitch:
 
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Silly Intel, trying to convince us their GPU's are good.
 

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Crack pipes for everybody
 

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Intel still positive about their integrated chip... Even AMD integrated is better than Intel. Maybe this program help them win the war of integrated lol.
 

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Intel still positive about their integrated chip... Even AMD integrated is better than Intel. Maybe this program help them win the war of integrated lol.
igp war:roll:
 
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X1200 can not handle bluray, Intel GMA4500 can :).
Too bad the topic of the thread is about improving game performance, not media capabilities or feature set. :p Also keep in mind that the x1200 is much much older hence the lack of certain newer features. In the end the point most of us are trying to make is regardless of what is done, software tweaks, steroids, 1.21 Jigawatts of electricity or what have you, will never bring current Intel IGPs gaming performance to the level of even previous generation ATI or Nvidia offerings. Which is pretty sad as this GPA software becomes more obviously recognized as a marketing ploy than anything else. :banghead: