Originally Posted by TyrantII
GFX whores might be the majority of the PC market still, but on consoles it's not the driving market. They're still loud, but it's such a minority that it's really not worth worrying about.
And with the vast majority of PC development happening from the "think console release" approach, this is less and less the case. Toss in the booming indie scene on PC (which demands relatively little horsepower), and "graphics whores" are an increasing minority across all
It's all about storefronts, streaming content, media access, etc., regardless of whether it's a desktop PC, laptop, gaming console, smartphone, or tablet.