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26. Re: NVIDIA's Cloud Gaming Jan 7, 2013, 15:58 Krizzen
 
InBlack wrote on Jan 7, 2013, 10:59:
To be fair to them, this shit might be worth it a few years down the line so Im guessing that Nvidia is pushing this more as a long term engineering roadmap/investment plan.

Nope. Low latency is the key to head mounted displays for a full "VR" experience, and it's likely coming in a few years. Cloud gaming is a dead end deal for the future of gaming.

That's not to say that streaming games over the internet isn't cool as hell. I think it's amazing, but to me it's still just that -- cool. Usable? Marginally so.

For more info than you'll need, check the "Latency" post on this Valve Software blog:
http://blogs.valvesoftware.com/abrash/
 
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