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I wonder if this could be a monitor issue perhaps? Nobody seems to look there so you never know.

Have you got a mate with other screens you could test on?
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Originally Posted by Smo View Post

I wonder if this could be a monitor issue perhaps? Nobody seems to look there so you never know.
Have you got a mate with other screens you could test on?

No, but I could try each one independently I suppose. But the question then remains why I don't have this issue on three monitors with one card. If I turn down the game settings, and turn off xfire, vertical sync works wonderfully across all three.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Outcasst View Post

Nothing will help.
.

Something must help, as it runs really well on mine.
I run the 12.4 beta released last week with EVERYTHING maxed at 5792x1200 on 60hz monitors.

I am connected as follows:
  • mini DP - DP
  • mini DP - DP
  • DVI direct

The adaptors I am using are the ones supplied with the sapphire 7970's.
Since I have 3 cards, I have at least a couple spare if you want to try them mate?
Edited by Stu-Crossfire - 3/28/12 at 9:47am
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Turn Motion blur OFF

It causes a stuttering especially when sprinting on my setup.
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Stu, your CPU has HT. That definitely helps alot especially rendering high resolution for CPU bound titles such as BF3. 

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Turn Motion blur OFF
It causes a stuttering especially when sprinting on my setup.
Yup, most certainly off.
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post #37 of 53
Guys, if you have a stutter while running HWiNFO sensors, this might be caused by certain sensors monitoring (like EC or SMART) and can be fixed by disabling them.
You might want to have a look at this thread for more information: http://www.hwinfo.com/forum/Thread-IMPORTANT-Known-Issues
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Guys, if you have a stutter while running HWiNFO sensors, this might be caused by certain sensors monitoring (like EC or SMART) and can be fixed by disabling them.
You might want to have a look at this thread for more information: http://www.hwinfo.com/forum/Thread-IMPORTANT-Known-Issues

Awesome! Thanks for the info.
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post #39 of 53
When I used to have my crossfire setup there were 2 things I could do to minimise microstutter.

1. Use vsync religiously

2. Play around with the Flip Queue.

90% of the time setting the Flip Queue to 1 would pretty much eliminate all microstutter. Although some games preferred a different value (Arma 2 for example which only ran smooth at a value of 2)
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I would format my PC and clean install the latest CAPs and driver. I have no micro stutter and I have dual 7970s.
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