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post #21 of 53
You know, it is not horrible by any means. NBA 2K11 at 1600x1200 resolution with full settings (No AA) the fps were 15-20.

I changed only the core/shadder clock to 672 (540M) and the fps went to 25-30.

I tried 750 (555M) and it changed to 55-60 fps.

3D Mark 11 was 972, 1032, and 1184 at those 3 clocks. (Free 3D Mark, so Performance settings.

Temps stayed under 60C. Not sure how it will do with AA on, but I could see Crysis 2 running fine at your lower resolution. I am installing that now to see it for myself.
 
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post #22 of 53
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Told you biggrin.gif ! I also went up to 50FPS in DIRT3 from 37FPS Stock !!
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post #23 of 53
Crysis 2 on extreme and in 1600x1200 was a pretty consistent 14 fps at 750MHz. FPS is low, but the gameplay was very tolerable. In games like Dirt 3, you would notice 14FPS pretty badly, but it is really not bad at all in Crysis 2 in the 15 minutes I spent playing anyway.

Hey, it is not like my Alienware by any means, but when overclocked it doesn't do half bad.

Did you run 750 yet? Mine is handling that clock pretty well. I did see 72C in Crysis 2 though.
 
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post #24 of 53
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Actually , I uninstalled Crysis 2 , I didn't like the gameplay biggrin.gif !
The problem with you , Is the 1600x1200 , I have 1366x768 screen resolution !!
And my card ( GT 525M ) is handling all games @ stock pretty well !!
I'm not overclocking right now , Because all my games are 30+ FPS ! ( Including DiRT 3 Maxed Out , Except MSAA 2x ) .. So I don't have a problem and i'm ENJOYING my Laptop biggrin.gifsmile.gif !

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Why do you write everything in bold.. Haha just wondering.

Anyways sounds cool! So if it's the exact same chip, I wonder if I'd be able to OC my 550M at all and get anymore performance, or if the 550m is just maxed out clocks of the 525
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Originally Posted by greenPlastic;14678967 
Why do you write everything in bold.. Haha just wondering.

Anyways sounds cool! So if it's the exact same chip, I wonder if I'd be able to OC my 550M at all and get anymore performance, or if the 550m is just maxed out clocks of the 525

Hahahah , I like writing in bold biggrin.gif !
Yes , GT 525M , GT 540M , GT 550M !
EXACT SAME CHIPS !
Just different core clock !
So , soon I'm buying a Cooler Master Notepal U3 !
I will overclock it 24/7 to a 550M biggrin.gif !

PS : I'm writing in bold biggrin.gifbiggrin.gif !
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So! Many! Exclamation marks!!
 
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post #28 of 53
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Oh , I forgot , I also like to type with Exclamation marks biggrin.gif !
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post #29 of 53
MPIXAPP!! Writing in bold and with so many exclamation marks makes me scream in my head! Stop it already!!!!! *explodes*

Anyway, well, if you like your chip and the res at which it is handling your games then enjoy it to the fullest.
Since there are varied definitions of "smooth" and "no lag" (to a point), it will be a very good idea to post actual numbers with the games. (Afterall, 30+ fps means anything from 30.00001 fps to infinity tongue.gif)

The GT 525M is definitely not a bad chip. however, it is not awesome either tongue.gif. At 1366x768, it is sufficient for most games. If you're gaming at 1080p, it will do a great job in making your games look like a slideshow ... tongue.gif

Enjoy your chip mate, and OC the hell out of that baby... just try not to fry it. Remember that good temps does not necessarily mean good OC. wink.gif
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Hahhahahaha , I hate big screens guys biggrin.gif ! , I can't notice players in big screens biggrin.gif !
Anyway , In numbers ( I get 60FPS In Pes 2011 High - vSync ON ) , ( Dirt 3 Maxed Out , 2x AA - 37FPS ) , ( Black Ops - MEDIUM to HIGH settings - 30FPS ) ..

All these numbers are at stock ..
So I think the chip is decent at gaming , and after all that , I'm not intense gamer , I play games like 1 hour a day !! not 7 hours like some do biggrin.gif ..

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