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Ok, you win.
Haha, I'm not trying to "win" anything. I just think the original evidence, if you will, does nothing to show it won't be an issue because it's but one synthetic result out of many real world ones (not that I think it will be an issue; I stated further back that I think it won't be). That being said, many games are the same way; they are GPU limited more than CPU limited.
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Haha, I'm not trying to "win" anything. I just think the original evidence, if you will, does nothing to show it won't be an issue because it's but one synthetic result out of many real world ones (not that I think it will be an issue; I stated further back that I think it won't be). That being said, many games are the same way; they are GPU limited more than CPU limited.

I understand. But you don't understand what I'm trying to get you to understand, thus I give up.
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Thanks. Yeah, I've set my mind at ease about it. I'm just so vram limited now. I honestly love this card, otherwise. It's a great overclocker. When it was cold out, I had it running 900mhz. It does 850 all day during summer and never goes above 70. Can't complain about a 50% overclock.

Hrrm ... well, that's not been a problem yet for me ... at least not such that I could recognize it happening. There's a couple games that max (or nearly max) my vram according to AB, such as Crysis 2 with hi-res textures, and single-player BF3 ... but I still get stellar FPS in these games, so headscratch.gif
    
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Hrrm ... well, that's not been a problem yet for me ... at least not such that I could recognize it happening. There's a couple games that max (or nearly max) my vram according to AB, such as Crysis 2 with hi-res textures, and single-player BF3 ... but I still get stellar FPS in these games, so headscratch.gif

Extremely high texture mods in Skyrim eat it up like candy. tongue.gif
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I understand. But you don't understand what I'm trying to get you to understand, thus I give up.
Then can you explain it rather than making me out as lacking in understanding or something? I just didn't/don't see the relevance to what you were originally getting at (using Unigine Heaven numbers in a GPU limited case to prove a CPU won't bottlneck outside of that application), so I pointed it out.
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