Parallels 3.0 / Core Duo Mini -- 3D Support?

Discussion in 'Mac mini' started by clindner, Jun 1, 2007.

  1. clindner macrumors regular

    Nov 2, 2006
    Do any of you know if the CD Mini can benefit from the 3D support in the upcoming 3.0 version of Parallels?
  2. Jasonbot macrumors 68020


    Aug 15, 2006
    The Rainbow Nation RSA
    It should? bc it would now benefit for harware rendering instead of software rendering with 3D models etc. The mini still has integrated graphics which are kindad boring.
  3. negatv1 macrumors 6502

    Aug 12, 2005
    It will. Just because the mini has a relatively weak graphics chipset (integrated or otherwise), it is still a 3d capable "card" under windows. Even does aero glass under Vista. If you're into that sort of thing.

    Chances are any games that are playable under virtualization are going to be older anyways, likely only DirectX 8 capable or earlier.

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