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hello, i'm getting a lot of FPS drop in BF3, running at high/medium settings with all the AA , and related stuff turned off .

I disabled Aero in the application already.

I'm looking for a software that i can measure the activity of my video card, while im playing BF3, i want to figure out whether or not
i have a faulty video card, causing it to not perform as great as it should.
    
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post #2 of 10
Use MSI Afterburner and turn on the OSD. thumb.gif

http://event.msi.com/vga/afterburner/download.htm

EDIT: By the looks of it, your 4GB of RAM is probably your issue. BF3 has a notorious memory leak...
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post #3 of 10
EVGA Precision is another one you could look at.
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post #4 of 10
gpuz,
msi afterburner
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post #5 of 10
2nd on MSI Afterburner. Not to mention on-screen display ingame and in the taskbar if you choose.
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post #6 of 10
Definitely MSI Afterburner!
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Afterburner.
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post #8 of 10
Afterburner seems perfect at all of my graphics card OC work. I prefer it over any other OC software. Nice feature is auto use 2d profile and 3d profile, so it overclocks for games and then returns to underclock for the desktop to save me power.

My only improvement on it would be application specific profiling, for more customization. Not all 3D games need OC done.


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AB is my GPU monitor of choice thumb.gif
post #10 of 10
Definitely Afterburner, the amount of info you can display in the OSD is nice, and then it's easy to use.
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