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Here is a benchmark:

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Average FPS: 26.34
Duration: 36.67 sec
CPU Usage: 58%
System memory usage: 42%
Video memory usage: 50%
post #22 of 32
Mine benchmark results were pretty similar to that the first time except at 1080p (so obviously GPU and CPU usage was a bit higher) After uninstalling DX9 and GTA IV and reinstalling them it fixed the problem.
    
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Mine benchmark results were pretty similar to that the first time except at 1080p (so obviously GPU and CPU usage was a bit higher) After uninstalling DX9 and GTA IV and reinstalling them it fixed the problem.

Ok, I'll unistall DX9, GTA 4 and install all again wink.gif
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Nop, When i benchmark GTA 4 crashes :S I'll reinstall the game
Well... I had a 5770 and I just removed the old drives without reinstalling windows, and just installed drives for the 7870, lastest ones.
As I said, I'll reinstall the game to do a benchmark.
II'll reinstall game first and do a benchmark. If doesn't fix it I'll try reinstall cat and directx
Crysis 2 I have 40-70fps maxed out and BF3 I have 50-80

See that?? I have similar result with you in Crysis2 and BF3 smile.gif Its GTA IV's problem, not your card. Hope soon you'll get fix this thumb.gif
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See that?? I have similar result with you in Crysis2 and BF3 smile.gif Its GTA IV's problem, not your card. Hope soon you'll get fix this thumb.gif

I really need change CPU for a i5 2500k or i7 2600k

Thanks for your help smile.gif
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The 7870 is faster than or just as fast as a GTX 570 so you shouldnt have any trouble playing GTA 4.Maybe your cpu is the problem even though  a quad core running 3.3ghz should be fine.I cant imagine why your having problems with that game .What about other games .When i frist got GTA4 i was running a E8500 with a GTX 260 and 1920x1200 res Hanns G 27 inch LCD with no problems.

 

If you think GTA 4 is hard on a system try Cryostatis. It brings my system to its knees..lol


Edited by mothow - 4/21/12 at 12:41pm
    
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The 7870 is faster than or just as fast as a GTX 570 so you shouldnt have any trouble playing GTA 4.Maybe your cpu is the problem even though  a quad core running 3.3ghz should be fine.I cant imagine why your having problems with that game .What about other games .When i frist got GTA4 i was running a E8500 with a GTX 260 and 1920x1200 res Hanns G 27 inch LCD with no problems

With other games I can run at 1440x900 maxed out, crysis 2, metro 2033, battlefield 3, skyrim

As other people said its my CPU, isn't good enought for GTA 4
post #28 of 32
GTA4 is just horribly coded, just like Lord Xeb said. Your CPU is fine @ 3,33GHz. Wait till Ivy Bridge/Z77 is released at the end of april and then buy a new cpu and motherboard if you really want to.
Edited by battleaxe231 - 4/21/12 at 12:52pm
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GTA4 is just horribly coded, just like Lord Xeb said. Your CPU is fine @ 3,33GHz. Wait till Ivy Bridge/Z77 is released at the end of april and then buy a new cpu and motherboard if you really want to.

Yea, I'll wait for IB wink.gif

With old mobo/cpu and a 5770 I make a new rig tongue.gif
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Great, good luck! thumb.gif
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