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What are the rest of your temps like? 5.3 is awesome BTW.

Nothing on my board ever exceeds 50 degrees. And this is all on a prebuilt corsair loop and air. Nothing special yet.
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Whats your voltage ??
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Whats your voltage ??

The core voltage is set to 1.45, and the over-voltage is set to auto.
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I've got an FX-8120 OC'd 4 Ghz and Sapphire 7950 3 GB edition OC 1050/1500.

I get massive bottleneck, i can't play "more demanding games".

My modded Fallout NV lags like.. Well, it's unplayable. I can't play Skyrim OR BF3 on lowest settings. (But i play Leauge Of Legends and Team Fortress 2 at 300 FPS for some reason, guess they arent demanding).

Wouldn't say that the FX series (more than the 8350) stands up against Intel, sadly enough. >:

And i guess i wont go xFire as i planned from the start, my CPU is to weak..

It's almost like "switching over for da Intel since this gives me to much problems i can't handle".

Somone got anything on this?
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post #7025 of 8112
how do you know that the cpu is the limitation
open task manager performance tab and gpuz refreshing in the background and run the trouble games and see what is maxed out either cpu or gpu should be under 100% load if bottlenecking

please correct me if im wrong
Edited by 033Y5 - 2/12/13 at 9:22am
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post #7026 of 8112
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Just posing a question here for anyone that might possibly know. I'm having alot of difficulty pushing my FX-4170 past 5.3ghz. I have more that enough cooling to handle it, my temps never exceed 45 degrees. I just can't manage to get it to boot past that. Anyone know what might be causing this?

Your motherboard is listed as 4+1 Power Phase. Going to go with Motherboard Limitation. What is your highest stable Overclock?
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Originally Posted by LifeDisturbens View Post

I've got an FX-8120 OC'd 4 Ghz and Sapphire 7950 3 GB edition OC 1050/1500.

I get massive bottleneck, i can't play "more demanding games".

My modded Fallout NV lags like.. Well, it's unplayable. I can't play Skyrim OR BF3 on lowest settings. (But i play Leauge Of Legends and Team Fortress 2 at 300 FPS for some reason, guess they arent demanding).

Wouldn't say that the FX series (more than the 8350) stands up against Intel, sadly enough. >:

And i guess i wont go xFire as i planned from the start, my CPU is to weak..

It's almost like "switching over for da Intel since this gives me to much problems i can't handle".

Somone got anything on this?

Your CPU/GPU combo won't bottleneck those games. Especially at low settings. I'd recommend setting everything back to stock settings to see how it plays. Do you have the most up to date Graphics Drivers?
Edited by ComputerRestore - 2/12/13 at 9:12am
post #7027 of 8112
I overclocked because of the poor performance.

Yes, i have 13.1 drivers.
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I would clean the driver with atiman or AMD's new driver cleaning program and reinstall it. I know some folks with 8120's that are playing each of those games just fine.
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post #7029 of 8112
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I overclocked because of the poor performance.

Yes, i have 13.1 drivers.

So poor performance since a brand new build? OS re-installed, Drivers, Chipset, etc?
or
Poor performance since changing CPU only?
post #7030 of 8112
Brand new build, i had poor performance and crashes with my 7870, so i turned it in and got a 7950 for like, 2 bucks.

Still got the performance problems. But the crashes are almost gone..
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