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Borderlands 2 to See Release on Tegra 3 Powered Android Platform

Unread postby News Portal » 22 Feb 12, 2:39 pm

If you were looking at picking up an Android device in the near future, you will want to make sure it's packing a Tegra 3 chipset. NVIDIA have done some terrific work with the Tegra series and the Tegra 3, codenamed Kal-El, is no exception. Featuring a quad-core CPU, Tegra 3 truly shoehorns the power of a PC into the palm of your hands. Now, in an indication of the chipset's true potential, Gearbox Software made an appearance at PDXLAN 19 last week, demoing [app=8533]Borderlands 2[/app] running on a Tegra 3-powered Android tablet.

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Re: Borderlands 2 to See Release on Tegra 3 Powered Android

Unread postby Yurtles » 22 Feb 12, 3:09 pm

Estimated battery life: 5 minutes?
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Re: Borderlands 2 to See Release on Tegra 3 Powered Android

Unread postby AzzA82 » 22 Feb 12, 3:13 pm

Yurtles wrote:Estimated battery life: 5 minutes?

Come on be realistic ....... 10mins or carry a 20kg battery pack for the bus ride :lol:
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Re: Borderlands 2 to See Release on Tegra 3 Powered Android

Unread postby Matt Williams » 22 Feb 12, 3:20 pm

AzzA82 wrote:
Yurtles wrote:Estimated battery life: 5 minutes?

Come on be realistic ....... 10mins or carry a 20kg battery pack for the bus ride :lol:


Atari Lynx anyone?

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Re: Borderlands 2 to See Release on Tegra 3 Powered Android

Unread postby Drakand » 22 Feb 12, 3:53 pm

Matt Williams wrote:
AzzA82 wrote:
Yurtles wrote:Estimated battery life: 5 minutes?

Come on be realistic ....... 10mins or carry a 20kg battery pack for the bus ride :lol:


Atari Lynx anyone?


Nothing like the added weight of 6 D batteries!

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Unread postby Spooler » 22 Feb 12, 4:30 pm

Yurtles wrote:Estimated battery life: 5 minutes?


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Re: Borderlands 2 to See Release on Tegra 3 Powered Android

Unread postby shlaimon » 22 Feb 12, 4:52 pm

borderlands is a cartoon, a gameboy can run it.
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Re: Borderlands 2 to See Release on Tegra 3 Powered Android

Unread postby Aphyosis » 22 Feb 12, 5:45 pm

shlaimon wrote:borderlands is a cartoon, a gameboy can run it.


It's actually fairly demanding. One of the few games where both my graphics cards maxxed out and ran hard for a lot of it.
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Re: Borderlands 2 to See Release on Tegra 3 Powered Android

Unread postby -=THUNDERBIRD=- » 22 Feb 12, 6:02 pm

shlaimon wrote:borderlands is a cartoon, a gameboy can run it.


It's actually looks great with the graphics maxed out, alot better than the spew thats on console.
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Re: Borderlands 2 to See Release on Tegra 3 Powered Android

Unread postby Wyld » 22 Feb 12, 6:16 pm

Pffft.

AWESOME!

**** batteries, I want this for playing in bed!
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Unread postby Yurtles » 22 Feb 12, 6:29 pm

Wyld's going to lose his **** when he finds out about laptops.
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Unread postby Wyld » 22 Feb 12, 6:33 pm

Yurtles wrote:Wyld's going to lose his **** when he finds out about laptops.

Pffft.

Laptops are so last decade.
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Re: Borderlands 2 to See Release on Tegra 3 Powered Android

Unread postby Syncourt » 23 Feb 12, 7:20 am

Yurtles wrote:Wyld's going to lose his **** when he finds out about laptops.


Yeah my mate just hooks his laptop into his tv and plays from his bed with an xbox controller :P

Pretty sweet deal.
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Re: Borderlands 2 to See Release on Tegra 3 Powered Android

Unread postby Nekosan » 23 Feb 12, 8:41 pm

The IGN youtube channel have just said that they got an email from the PR guy saying this entire story is just a rumour and it's definitely not in development for tablets.
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