View Poll Results: Which is better: OpenGL or DirectX?

7. You may not vote on this poll
  • OpenGL!

    4 57.14%
  • viva la DirectX!

    3 42.86%

Thread: Which is better: OpenGL or DirectX

  1. #1
    I am he who is the man! Stan100's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2002

    Smile Which is better: OpenGL or DirectX

    Alright, I know i'll get flamed for this but which is easier OpenGL or DirectX. If I learn OpenGL, and get used to it, should I get better or go to DirectX? If I apply for a job, does a company look at expience with 3rd party API's? Do companies use OpenGL? I know microsoft probably uses DirectX, so won't that help me in the long run?
    Stan The Man. Beatles fan

    When I was a child,
    I spoke as a child,
    I thought as a child,
    I reasoned as a child.
    When I became a man,
    I put childish ways behind me"
    (the holy bible, Paul, in his first letter to the Cor. 13:11)

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jan 2003
    learn both u lazy bastard.

  3. #3

Popular pages Recent additions subscribe to a feed

Similar Threads

  1. Going from DirectX to OpenGL
    By Wraithan in forum Game Programming
    Replies: 19
    Last Post: 02-24-2006, 11:07 AM
  2. DirectX vrs. OpenGL - Witch one is better?
    By Queatrix in forum Windows Programming
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 02-23-2006, 03:32 PM
  3. Allegro, OpenGL.. or even DirectX?
    By Zeusbwr in forum C++ Programming
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 11-14-2004, 08:16 AM
  4. OpenGL 2 or DirectX ?
    By alex6852 in forum A Brief History of
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: 01-02-2003, 02:31 PM
  5. So.. what's the difference between DirectX and OpenGL?
    By QuestionC in forum Game Programming
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 01-19-2002, 06:18 PM