Hmm, I don't get stutter in Skyrim with ultra settings and using the high res texture pack, I use 4 x AA though.
I've tried my card with my FX 6300 @ 4.66GHz and with my 3570k @ 4.7GHz. Skyrim does feel more smooth with the OCed...
After all the fiddling I've done with my card I discovered 1215MHz is my best stable boost clock regardless of voltage. I tried max voltage and it did nothing for my particular card. It does 1215MHz fine with standard voltage and my def...
Yep, it should be doable. I got a flat 4.7 with my 3570k on a lowly ASRock Pro3. I'm using G. Skill ram with it @ 2200 10-11-10-29 1T.
Stress test temp goes up to 78C. Higher than I would like and I don't see that in normal operation.
Tried the 13.5 Beta 2 driver. Tess was at application controlled, no funny business. Made 11.5k with my 7970 @ 1280|1680.
Of course it would be a lot higher if I used that "tweak".
Bleh. Skyrim min FPS in cities with the ultra preset is still 6FPS faster on a regular GTX 660 than on a 7950. I guess their drivers are still needlessly eating CPU time.
The game is smooth though; no hitching outdoors like with older...