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HELP AND ADVICE SOUGHT FRIENDS

I wish to purchase the new MSI TRIPLE OVER VOLTAGE - MSI R7850 Power AMD/ATI Graphics Card - 2GB LINK BELOW:

http://www.scan.co.uk/products/2gb-msi-r7850-power-edition-2gd5-oc-950mhz-core-gddr5-4800mhz-dl-dvi-i-2xmini-dp-hdmi

Just certain people are telling me it can match or even beat a GTX580 which is something I must admit I wanted but never had the cash.. follow me..!

Now at the price on the link I can most certainly find, and the only thing I'm missing is the PhysX for my batman games, has the room anything that may ease my anxiety on this.?

Im not a joker either, forget the batman games, I just want a decent 'GPU I can use afterburner on which is ideal... if you follow me.

as I know I can turn the PhysX off but will that not ruin my pleasure and eye candy floss..


all help appreciated, Ive been toying with this idea for over a week, and its this card MSI HD7850 OC Power Ed. or GTX 670. However the 670 is a lot more capital to find ATM.

Thanks in advance... smile.gifsmile.gifsmile.gifthumb.gif
post #11532 of 38701
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Originally Posted by wTheOnew View Post

Least they work for you. I'm still on 11.12. Everything else crashes like a boss. wheee.gif
Oh, a new driver!
Wipe any trace of drivers off of the machine
Install new driver
Bask in the awesome framerate bump for a few minutes
Bluescreen
Wipe drivers
Install 11.12
Go back to playing games
Repeat next month
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How do you know what I did Saturday ?
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post #11533 of 38701
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Originally Posted by Geekerdom View Post

HELP AND ADVICE SOUGHT FRIENDS

This might be what you're looking for

http://www.overclock.net/t/591872/how-to-run-physx-in-windows-7-with-ati-cards
post #11534 of 38701
Here it is! 12.6 vs 12.5 and 12.4

http://benchmark3d.com/amd-catalyst-12-6-Beta-benchmark/3

And here vs all

http://benchmark3d.com/amd-catalyst-12-6-beta-benchmark/4

Looks like we got a winner here, 12.5
post #11535 of 38701
Question for guys with accelero on 7950/70. How do you cool vrms and ram?
post #11536 of 38701
Which kind of AA do you usually use?

Which one do you Think is the best?
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Speaking of AA, i can't get FXAA to work for the life of me via the injector.
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so far 12.6 works for me, fixes the tearing in eyefinity, BF3 runs fluid 55-65 Fr/Sec.

Got my Sapphire card back and in the system running again obviously,

According to the SKU, its a 7950 OC Dual X 950Mhz Edition (So Its an Upgrade)
Fans Have DUAL-X Stickers and Not Blue Sapphire Stickers
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814102991

One I sent in wasnt a Dual X Branded one and the OC was 900Mhz
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814102963

The Slot brackets looked a little bent, but I tested the fans for about 30 minutes, Going from 40% to 100% max for 5 minutes, then slowly ramping them up 10% at a time, no grinding now, temps are a lil lower than the one I sent in, but they will be hotter for the next 3 months (No A/C, which is why I built this system w/ water cooling and in May->August, I remove All My OCs)

i might have to dis-able AMD GPU Overdrive, as GPU-Z is still saying stock clocks are supposed to be 900MHz, and when i checked Overdrive it still had my Fan settings and stuff for my other Sapphire (even though I wiped the drivers so i can run my 8800GTS.)

that or i need to check the BIOS switch...
Edited by SkateZilla - 6/5/12 at 7:20am
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I read about SMAA injector, it seems Really good!
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Originally Posted by SkateZilla View Post

so far 12.6 works for me, fixes the tearing in eyefinity, BF3 runs fluid 55-65 Fr/Sec.
Got my Sapphire card back and in the system running again obviously,
According to the SKU, its a 7950 OC Dual X 950Mhz Edition (So Its an Upgrade)
Fans Have DUAL-X Stickers and Not Blue Sapphire Stickers
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814102991
One I sent in wasnt a Dual X Branded one and the OC was 900Mhz
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814102963
The Slot brackets looked a little bent, but I tested the fans for about 30 minutes, Going from 40% to 100% max for 5 minutes, then slowly ramping them up 10% at a time, no grinding now, temps are a lil lower than the one I sent in, but they will be hotter for the next 3 months (No A/C, which is why I built this system w/ water cooling and in May->August, I remove All My OCs)
i might have to dis-able AMD GPU Overdrive, as GPU-Z is still saying stock clocks are supposed to be 900MHz, and when i checked Overdrive it still had my Fan settings and stuff for my other Sapphire (even though I wiped the drivers so i can run my 8800GTS.)
that or i need to check the BIOS switch...

Glad to hear about the card coming back. Even got an upgrade. Nice.
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