2008 Mac Pro Question

Discussion in 'Mac Pro' started by tony3d, Jul 2, 2013.

  1. macrumors 6502

    Apr 6, 2006
    After buying my new 3.06 12 core, I gave my son my old 2.8 8 core (early 2008). He is using it for gaming in Windows 7. He has 12 gigs of ram, and currently just an ATI 5770. If he upgrades just the Video card to a GTX680 Mac Edition, would he get good frame rates with decent settings, at 1920 X 1080? If so I'll get him the card.
  2. macrumors 6502a


    Dec 25, 2011
    Belgrade, Serbia
  3. macrumors 6502a

    Jun 27, 2007
    Rochester, NY
    I've got the 680 in my 2008 Mac Pro with 18GB of RAM, and I get equivalent benchmarks with Diablo 3 compared to those barefeats.com articles.

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