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Hey guys, thanks for the input. Here a pic of some of my components and their properties:
http://s9.postimage.org/8i530afe7/GPU.png
And heres the screenshot of the furmark + cpu performance:
http://s8.postimage.org/qnykrtco5/Untitled.png

Now theyre a tiny bit pixelated but you can make out the text pretty fine
Thanks again guys!
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I played BF3 on Low settings and still do. It ran at about 45fps on 8800gt 512mb and does about the same now. I also play AVA on 1024*768...which on some of the bigger maps only hits 100fps. And still does so.
Also, if you look at my RAM stats on the bottom of the first pic...you'll notice that the max bandwidth if 400mhz? I read somewhere that if your RAM is 800mhz, it'd show it as 400mhz. My RAM is 1066MHz by stats on box? Have I missed something? :S
Thanks again...
Edited by kevinyellow - 11/2/11 at 7:50am
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Monitor is 1680x1050, I'd assume you would have seen some difference with that. What FPS are you seeing? Sure it's not vsync enabled?
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48 fps isn't bad..at all
 
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Originally Posted by kevinyellow View Post
I played BF3 on Low settings and still do. It ran at about 45fps on 8800gt 512mb and does about the same now. I also play AVA on 1024*768...which on some of the bigger maps only hits 100fps. And still does so.
Also, if you look at my RAM stats on the bottom of the first pic...you'll notice that the max bandwidth if 400mhz? I read somewhere that if your RAM is 800mhz, it'd show it as 400mhz. My RAM is 1066MHz by stats on box? Have I missed something? :S
Thanks again...
You have to overclock your system for RAM to be @1066. And, your CPU needs OC as well for that GPU. It's pretty old architecture.
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may be ur CPU is bottlenecking the GPU it like the cpu creates the image and the graphic card fills inthe light and the effect. in ur case the CPU is slower than the gpu so tghe gpu will not be used 100% and will work as much as ur CPU overclock it abit and see if you c any changes in the fps. another thing download GPU-z and under sensor use the cpu while u play BF3 at stock
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CPU bottleneck for sure. Overclock way past 2.4
    
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With your 6870 you don't need to play BF3 on Low. The lower the settings the more CPU intensive it will be. Up the settings and create some headroom for you CPU.

Your CPU may be bottlenecking your card a bit HOWEVER, it would not be the reason you see NO increase between the 2 cards. That is another issue.
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With your 6870 you don't need to play BF3 on Low. The lower the settings the more CPU intensive it will be. Up the settings and create some headroom for you CPU.

Your CPU may be bottlenecking your card a bit HOWEVER, it would not be the reason you see NO increase between the 2 cards. That is another issue.
Got it backwards..... CPU load does not increase at lower settings rather... it is CPU load increases slightly as settings increase but not as fast as GPU load.


It is definitely a CPU and RAM bottleneck for BF3.
Edited by DuckieHo - 11/2/11 at 8:42am
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Got it backwards..... CPU load does not increase at lower settings rather... it is CPU load increases slightly as settings increase but not as fast as GPU load.


It is definitely a CPU bottleneck for BF3.
Better explanation but same effect. That's what I meant.

OP have you checked to ensure your CPU is at 100% while gaming? That would answer your question quickly.

Your RAM is slow but I think the bigger problem is 2GB. That will get chewed up quickly by newer games thus pagefile will be used often. Which is real slow. 4GB minimum
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