Poll: How much video memory does your graphics card have?

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How much video memory does your graphics card have?

less than 1024MB
8
14%
1024MB
10
18%
2048 MB
12
21%
4096 MB
14
25%
8192 MB
11
20%
more than 8192 MB
1
2%
 
Total votes: 56

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Poll: How much video memory does your graphics card have?

Post by SergeyG » Wed Apr 12, 2017 11:53 pm

Hey All!

Video card is going to be very important for Panzer Corps 2, much more so than for Panzer Corps 1. So, we need to understand what kind of video adaptors our players use. For this poll, we have decided to check on available video memory (VRAM), because this is a good indirect measure of age and level of the card. If your number does not match any of the options provided, just pick the nearest lower value from the list. Thanks!

If you are not sure how much video memory you have, this article should help to determine how much VRAM a graphic card has under different versions of Windows:
http://www.computerhope.com/issues/ch001307.htm

Previous poll:
How much RAM does your computer have?

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Re: Poll: How much video memory does your graphics card have

Post by Retributarr » Thu Apr 13, 2017 12:30 am

Apparently I do not seem to fit under any of the categories displayed!. What I do have as far as "Dedicated Video Memory" is 1536 MB...for the 'GeForce GTX 560M', I am also currently using Windows7.

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Re: Poll: How much video memory does your graphics card have

Post by Rudankort » Thu Apr 13, 2017 12:40 am

Retributar wrote:Apparently I do not seem to fit under any of the categories displayed!. What I do have as far as "Dedicated Video Memory" is 1536 MB...for the 'GeForce GTX 560M', I am also currently using Windows7.
Just pick the nearest lower value from the list. This should give us a good idea of what's going on. Thanks!

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Re: Poll: How much video memory does your graphics card have

Post by hurly » Thu Apr 13, 2017 11:52 am

I mentioned before that I hope the Game will work with my Cpu Internal Graphics Solution.
The VRAM is listed with 256 MB by the System.
Not sure if some external RAM will be used as well.

So I'm the one that clicked less than 1024 MB on the Poll

We will see I'm quite optimistic that PC2 will still work fine with my machine

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Re: Poll: How much video memory does your graphics card have

Post by hugh2711 » Thu Apr 13, 2017 1:16 pm

I notice you dont have an option of 'no dedicated graphics card/graphics memory' or 0MB. Is this a way of avoiding mentioning lots of people will have to buy a new computer for panzer corps 2 or does that large part of the user base not come into it? (particularly people who use a laptop).

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Re: Poll: How much video memory does your graphics card have

Post by Rudankort » Thu Apr 13, 2017 1:45 pm

hugh2711 wrote:I notice you dont have an option of 'no dedicated graphics card/graphics memory' or 0MB. Is this a way of avoiding mentioning lots of people will have to buy a new computer for panzer corps 2 or does that large part of the user base not come into it? (particularly people who use a laptop).
Graphics built into processor is getting more and more powerful these days, and even PCs using this kind of graphics adapter usually show video memory different from zero, for example:

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But even if it's zero, the first option in the poll (less than 1024MB) covers this case.

It is too early to say what system requirements the game will get. We have several PCs with built in graphics handy, both desktops and notebooks, and we will certainly test the game there and try to determine settings and quality of textures which will allow the game to run on such machines. Especially if this poll shows that such machines are a big segment of our player base.

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Re: Poll: How much video memory does your graphics card have

Post by Shrike » Thu Apr 13, 2017 7:33 pm

Rudankort, are you familiar with this http://store.steampowered.com/hwsurvey?

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Re: Poll: How much video memory does your graphics card have

Post by Rudankort » Thu Apr 13, 2017 7:46 pm

Shrike wrote:Rudankort, are you familiar with this http://store.steampowered.com/hwsurvey?
Yes of course. But the audience of Steam at large may not be the same as the audience of Panzer Corps players.

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Re: Poll: How much video memory does your graphics card have

Post by Shrike » Thu Apr 13, 2017 8:58 pm

Figured as much. Then again, it's the biggest, most up to date source of information which also shows trends, so you might have a use for it if the small sample of responses on here shows similarities.

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Re: Poll: How much video memory does your graphics card have

Post by caca » Fri Apr 14, 2017 11:03 am

Modern NVIDIA cards have a memory of a multiple of 3 GB. :wink: I voted for 2048.

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Re: Poll: How much video memory does your graphics card have

Post by Akkula » Fri Apr 14, 2017 10:33 pm

A good ol Nvidia GTX 760 4Gb.
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