open gl cards vs direct x cards Tags: Graphics Cards Games Workstations Directx Graphics Last response: September 29, 2006 7:29 PM in Graphics & Displays Share rampage52 September 29, 2006 5:04:28 PM Which cards are better, can you use a workstation open gl card for game playing, whats the pros and cons to each. More about : open cards direct cards kaotao September 29, 2006 5:32:50 PM This should answer your questions. http://www.tomshardware.com/2006/06/16/opengl_workstati... rampage52 September 29, 2006 6:19:16 PM can u play games with them? Related resources DirectX vs . Open GL - Forum Open GL cards vs Regular cards - Forum Open gl vs D3D - Forum Do AMD Cards have "terrible Open GL performance" compared to Nvidia? - Forum Direct X games crash open gl games don't - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer prozac26 September 29, 2006 7:10:09 PM Quote:can u play games with them? Not really. Their drivers aren't optimized for gaming. You might find good hacked frivers which will allow good gaming. So don't count on gaming. PS. Well, Pac-Man might play at good framerates. :twisted: Doughbuy September 29, 2006 7:29:21 PM No point in getting them. Their virtually the same anyways, your just paying so much more for the same thing. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Open gl 4.0 vs direct x 11 Forum direct 3d/ open GL Forum New X 800XL, Open GL games dont work, please help Forum Open GL cards Forum Open GL Forum Open gl graphics Forum Gaming vs . Professional Graphics Cards Forum open gl problem Forum Open Gl , Geforce 2 MX, and crashing Forum Pro cards vs . gaming cards Forum Direct X 11 Should be Discontinued Forum Upgrade to GTX 680 Classified from this? Forum cpu 'v' graphics cards Forum The new DX 10 cards Forum Two unmatched cards on an SLI mobo in non-SLI config Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !