Overclock.net › Forums › Graphics Cards › AMD/ATI › Does this seem right?
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

Does this seem right?

post #1 of 5
Thread Starter 
I just upgraded my 9800gt to a sapphire hd 5830 with an e8400 cpu on stock clocks. I tried running BFBC2 on high settings and the game was lagging a lot. I played dow2 and my average frame rate was 35? Does any one know the problem? Thanks
post #2 of 5
It's an intensive game, I think you'll just have to turn your setting's down
post #3 of 5
Thread Starter 
I oc'd my cpu to 3.5 ghz and the frames went from 35 to 55 in dow2? How can .5 ghz make such a big difference?
post #4 of 5
It's called a "bottleneck".
Aces and Eights
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
955 X4 BE [3.82 Ghz] Lanparty DK 790FX  HIS 6870 X 2 CFX 4Gig OCZ Reaper DDR2 800 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
2X Hitachi 1TB raid 0 Seagate Barracuda Sony DVD RW DRU 830A  Coolermaster Hyper 212+  
OSMonitorPowerCase
Win 7 64Bit Benq HD 2200 Antec True Power 650W HAF 932 
  hide details  
Reply
Aces and Eights
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
955 X4 BE [3.82 Ghz] Lanparty DK 790FX  HIS 6870 X 2 CFX 4Gig OCZ Reaper DDR2 800 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
2X Hitachi 1TB raid 0 Seagate Barracuda Sony DVD RW DRU 830A  Coolermaster Hyper 212+  
OSMonitorPowerCase
Win 7 64Bit Benq HD 2200 Antec True Power 650W HAF 932 
  hide details  
Reply
post #5 of 5
i would say its your CPU, its a very CPU intensive game that likes lots of threads, it can use up to 8 afaik.

Did that over clock effect your BFBC2 FPS and if so by how much?
Needs teh upgrade
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 4570 Gigabyte GA-Z87X-D3H Gigabyte GTX 960 4GB 8GB 1333 Kingston ValueRam 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
WD CBLK 500GB Samsung 840 EVO SSD 250GB Seagate Barracuda 1TB Asus standard boring drive. 
OSMonitorPowerCase
Windows 8.1 64bit ViewSonic VX2433 24" Corsair CMPSU-650TX 650W Corsair 330R 
Audio
Asus Xonar DG 
  hide details  
Reply
Needs teh upgrade
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 4570 Gigabyte GA-Z87X-D3H Gigabyte GTX 960 4GB 8GB 1333 Kingston ValueRam 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
WD CBLK 500GB Samsung 840 EVO SSD 250GB Seagate Barracuda 1TB Asus standard boring drive. 
OSMonitorPowerCase
Windows 8.1 64bit ViewSonic VX2433 24" Corsair CMPSU-650TX 650W Corsair 330R 
Audio
Asus Xonar DG 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: AMD/ATI
Overclock.net › Forums › Graphics Cards › AMD/ATI › Does this seem right?