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post #11 of 20
My guess is that it could be filled up with dust in the heatsink. At least that had drastically held back the performance of my 5770 until I realized it and cleared it out.
post #12 of 20
yeah, something is wrong with it. I have an asus 4670 and it surely doesnt play games that badly. You could try setting manual clocks and volts in afterburner, but if that doesnt help, you have a dead card.
post #13 of 20
aw, double post, 505 error made me not notice
post #14 of 20
A 4670 is around the speed of a 8800 GT, which means low/medium settings

Plus you're running 2 monitors. Drop down the resolution/quality
post #15 of 20
Quote:
Originally Posted by nbmjhk6 View Post
Is your card constantly running in power saving mode? Is it overheating and lowering the clocks? If no and none of the drivers fix it then I would say it's dead.

Edit: I saw your PSU is a CM. Those arnt know to be good. Can you get another one to make sure your psu is actually working correctly?
Hi,

As to PS, looks like an Antec to me

And as to CM PS's
Have had two of them as well as my present one and never had a problem
and always pulled alot of juice.

Just research the unit before pulling the trigger.

Later
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Hi,

As to PS, looks like an Antec to me

And as to CM PS's
Have had two of them as well as my present one and never had a problem
and always pulled alot of juice.

Just research the unit before pulling the trigger.

Later
1. Too many faces
2. What input to you have that is on topic with OP? I understand the need to defend things, but biting your tongue is usually the best thing in these cases.
/rant

Anyways, still waiting on a response from OP about the settings he's running at.
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post #17 of 20
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1. Too many faces
2. What input to you have that is on topic with OP? I understand the need to defend things, but biting your tongue is usually the best thing in these cases.
/rant

Anyways, still waiting on a response from OP about the settings he's running at.
Input
His (Antec Power Supply)

Which would be more than enough if not bad.

Hear Say seems to carry wieght with you.
Alot of companies been hurt with statements like that.
As to tongue bitting, you might think on that one.

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Quote:
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Hi,

As to PS, looks like an Antec to me

And as to CM PS's
Have had two of them as well as my present one and never had a problem
and always pulled alot of juice.

Just research the unit before pulling the trigger.

Later
OK I stand corrected. That CM psu is pretty good. Still doesnt mean that their isnt a problem with it....

Also what's wrong with Antec? The TPQ is a pretty good psu. Heck Antec currently makes one of the best if not THE best psu around. The High Current Pro. It can pull 1700w from the wall even though it's only rated for 1200
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OK I stand corrected. That CM psu is pretty good. Still doesnt mean that their isnt a problem with it....

Also what's wrong with Antec? The TPQ is a pretty good psu. Heck Antec currently makes one of the best if not THE best psu around. The High Current Pro. It can pull 1700w from the wall even though it's only rated for 1200
Hi,

Nothing wrong with Antec as have very good units.

With any of them though, just need to research the details of the
unit you get.

Was addressing another poster and his reply

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I'm playing at the same settings as I always have. I think the card is maxing out at like 60C, but I feel as if it is a driver issue because it started playing like poop suddenly. I went back to 10.11 and it's still acting up though. I will keep looking for more drivers, but if it doesn't fix anything, I guess I'll get a new card...hopefully something more modern.

I know it's not a PSU thing. I bet I'm only using like a max of 350W.

I'm going to have to wait two weeks to try new drivers due to me going on a vacation
Edited by SalisburySteak - 7/21/11 at 7:27pm
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