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Try this guy's tool for analyzing the fraps output file:

http://forums.overclockers.co.uk/sho...php?t=17896754

I've not checked it out, but I will later on tonight when I get home.

I'm not sure whether faster cards = less pronounced microstutter in the empirical (measurable) sense, however having higher FPS should reduce your ability to perceive any MS that might be there, so ...
I tried this program when i had 6950xfire playing BC2 and my average micro-stutter index was 18%. I think he mentioned anything over 10% is when you will start to notice MS. With 1 card it dropped down to 2-3%. brettjv you should make some threads in the graphics card section to get a wider variety of results using this program.
    
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Originally Posted by brettjv View Post
Try this guy's tool for analyzing the fraps output file:

http://forums.overclockers.co.uk/sho...php?t=17896754

I've not checked it out, but I will later on tonight when I get home.

I'm not sure whether faster cards = less pronounced microstutter in the empirical (measurable) sense, however having higher FPS should reduce your ability to perceive any MS that might be there, so ...
Got a mirror link to the file? OP link is 404.
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The "higher frame rate the less microstuttering" theory might be exaggerated. I had a GTX 590 running Modern Warfare 2 in the hundreds of frames per second and I was still getting microstuttering.
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How does the power wattage of a single 570 measure 257, but 2 in SLI measures 607? I don't get it?
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hmm..i remember micro-stuttering..back in the 4870 days
 
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in other news, the Loch Ness monster is real...
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That doesnt even make any sense. Why allow the GPU to handle quad/tri and only give it one Xfire port?
Why even trifire? Heck using 2 cards is overkill for 99.99% of all software ever. All it causes are driver issues, micro-stuttering, horribly loud fan noise (unless water cooled), clutters your case, and the heat output is horrible.
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Got 2 x HD 6970s now. Will test it for myself.
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hmm..i remember micro-stuttering..back in the 4870 days
Totally. I had CF4870s (sapphire 512s) and was going crazy with the MS, so much so that I ended up taking one out, but the CF6870s (sapphires as well) on an almost identical platform didn't bother me at all.

I am down to one 6870 due to a power surge in my building that wiped out my comp, am waiting for 7000 to reinvest in a CF setup, but otherwise wouldn't hesitate to go for CF6870s again.
    
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