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Thanks for the link. Interesting. We're running the benchmark with Tessellation on normal. Do you think that it's making the difference?
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I ran these two today: Unigine Heaven 21 with default DX 11 settings. One at 1920 x 1080, the other at 1920 x 1200. Core 1000, Mem 1450. Core voltage 1250. Mem Voltage +70. Aux Voltage 1159. Still using CCC 11.3 as driver.

1080p score 1471
1200p score 1423

Screenshots attached. I believe I can back off on the voltages. Max temps were 65 with my custom fan curve getting up to about 65%.

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running 11.4 I matched your settings and got a 1294 score.

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running 11.4 I matched your settings and got a 1294 score.

I was running heaven 2.1 as more people seemed to be using that. I'll rerun with 2.5 tomorrow. I'll definitely have a lower score. Do you allow sound or do you turn it off?
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No sound
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No sound
Just got done running 2.5 at 1080p and 1200p. Core 1000, Mem 1450. Core voltage 1250. Mem Voltage +70. Aux Voltage 1159. Still using CCC 11.3 as driver.

1050P: 1249
1080P: 1112
1200P: 1034

Gotta update drivers!

Edit: I totally glossed over the fact that you're at 1680 x 1050. Gotta run again...Done, still not matching your 1294 and I've got more CPU horsepower....must be the drivers!



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Played BadCo for 20 minutes with afterburner on, your settings and had a lock up.

Restarted and ran stock clocks with AB closed and no issues. Will load settings later tonight and try BadCo.

I read somewhere that if you open the game then open AB and click on the preset you want, then close AB and then game the lock up is not as frequent, any truth to this?
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Played BadCo for 20 minutes with afterburner on, your settings and had a lock up.

Restarted and ran stock clocks with AB closed and no issues. Will load settings later tonight and try BadCo.

I read somewhere that if you open the game then open AB and click on the preset you want, then close AB and then game the lock up is not as frequent, any truth to this?
Not sure, with AB causing the lockups. I just fired up BF:BC2 with everything maxed and had no problems with the settings 1000/1450 in AB. I forgot to turn on custom fan settings though and temps did get up to 72 C. Of course, the room is hot at 26.6 C. Maybe your card just doesn't work quite as well?

You had all your voltages the same? 1250/+70/1159?
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Compare yours to mine , run at the same settings .. i cant use 1680x on my monitor for some reason . Im using a sapphire 6950 flashed with 6970 bios @ 920/1420/1.3v and an i7 870 @ 4.2Ghz ..

maybe you have a bottleneck for some reason , what drivers are you using ? your fps seem pretty low for your rig . Have u tired 11.5a yet ? what are your clocks on those runs ..

Also have you tested your cpu for stability?


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I ran bad co again and it locked up. This time I was able to alt tab outta the game. All the setting were the same but the the core voltage had been auto reset to 1141 stock.

Will try again tonight.

Yes, a voltages were as you noted
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