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Haha thanks forgot about the driver. My god my fps gets raped though only using 45% of my gpu in combat.
Do think upgrading to like a 670 would help?

Yeah, but not by much. Physix is demanding even on Nvidia cards. (I had GTX 580 SLI and I still found myself turing physix to low on games at 1080p and a i7 2600k at 4.8GHz was also in use wink.gif )
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Whoa! I set my CPU for PhysX in Nvidia control panel and my framerate jumped up @ 15%. I can see one of my CPU cores jumped up to @50% use from 8-10% before. I suggest everyone try it out. Tell me what results you get.

Now I previously had the PhysX set on high. After I changed PhysX to dedicated to CPU then the in-game PhysX option is greyed out and I cannot change the PhysX settings, but the high PhysX graphics are still present and my CPU use on of the cores is showing heavy load and that it is doing the work. My CPU is a 6-core so I'm not sure if others will get same results, but I don't see why not because the game hardly uses any CPU processing during the game.
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Whoa! I set my CPU for PhysX in Nvidia control panel and my framerate jumped up @ 15%. I can see one of my CPU cores jumped up to @50% use from 8-10% before. I suggest everyone try it out. Tell me what results you get.
Now I previously had the PhysX set on high. After I changed PhysX to dedicated to CPU then the in-game PhysX option is greyed out and I cannot change the PhysX settings, but the high PhysX graphics are still present and my CPU use on of the cores is showing heavy load and that it is doing the work. My CPU is a 6-core so I'm not sure if others will get same results, but I don't see why not because the game hardly uses any CPU processing during the game.
Didnt have the same effect for me. I usually dip to around 55 fps during heavy physx usage. With it set to CPU I went down to 30.
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Whoa! I set my CPU for PhysX in Nvidia control panel and my framerate jumped up @ 15%. I can see one of my CPU cores jumped up to @50% use from 8-10% before. I suggest everyone try it out. Tell me what results you get.
Now I previously had the PhysX set on high. After I changed PhysX to dedicated to CPU then the in-game PhysX option is greyed out and I cannot change the PhysX settings, but the high PhysX graphics are still present and my CPU use on of the cores is showing heavy load and that it is doing the work. My CPU is a 6-core so I'm not sure if others will get same results, but I don't see why not because the game hardly uses any CPU processing during the game.

You have 4 way sli 670 the game shouldn't be sweating your rig at all
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This game is pretty fun! it something new! =) I'm running pretty much maxed out SLI 570's OC to 930 1860 2200. I get 30-60 frames depending on whats going. Physx is on High and AA i set to 8X because there really isn't much difference between 8 and 16 to me. oh and terrain distance i turned down to medium because when im fighting im not looking in the distance.....im to busy lol. Helps free up some resources as well.

How are you setting the AA at 8x? There's no in-game option for 8xAA, and AA through the NVCP does not appear to do anything, so ...
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You have 4 way sli 670 the game shouldn't be sweating your rig at all

Agreed ... & I would bet that running it on 3xSLI w/one card dedicated for PhysX would be the way to go if you had 4 x 670's to play with.

I have to say I'm very curious to know whether there's any difference in the PhysX effects when run on the CPU vs. on the GPU headscratch.gif
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A buddy of mine with an AMD 7970 enabled PhysX through the config file and all of a sudden has extremely choppy performance. I guess it's to be expected but I was shocked nonetheless.

PhysX is absolutely AMAZING in Borderlands 2, by the way. It really pushes the visual style over the top.
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for those of you with NV cards have you tried cpu physx if your having issues my 2600k@4500 is able to run the physx on high with my ati cards.
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I seem to be locked at 30fps. I have Vsunc off and and fps uncapped. It doesn't seem to matter whether I have my setting totally maxed out, or set to the bear minimum. I rarely see anything other than 30fps. Running at 5920x1080 with PhysX set to low on a HD7950

seems like you and me are the only ones having this problem. i cant find anyone else. i sometimes will get 50-60 then it will just randomly lock at 30 and never go higher
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I know one thing they gotta get the damn coop connectivity fixed. I can only connect to one friend on my whole friends list, and I got friends who can't connect with friends.
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This game is pratically no challenge at all for my 670. I'm running it maxed out at 1200p and it stays locked at 60fps at all times. Never seen it break 70% GPU usage in order to achieve the steady 60. I wish MSAA and/or TRSSAA worked from the NVCP, but they don't appear to ... at least, not yet redface.gif

Feeling confident? Turn PhysX on high. There's no way you will have "no challenge" after enabling that. It's heavy and extremely visually appealing.
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