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I will take a look into that, but right now I'm having an issue where my first card is running in PCI-E 1.1 16x and my second card is running in PCI-E 1.1 1x. The cards and motherboard can support up to 2 PCI-E 2.0 x16

I think it would be worth it to use the 12.7 Beta Drivers. Those are then ones that were used when AMD reclaimed the GPU Crown from nVidia with its Gigahertz edition 7970.

You should really start a new thread with this information. It would make it easier for others to see it.
Edited by 2advanced - 7/19/12 at 11:00pm
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U should include some more CPU dependent games like F1 2011, Metro 2033 for example. I saw with hot fix utilization of all 8 cores in F1, without it it was 4 to 5 cores. Now, all cores r utilised eaquly.
Edited by itomic - 7/20/12 at 8:41am
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U should include some more CPU dependent games like F1 2011, Metro 2033 for example. I saw with hot fix utilization of all 8 cores in F1, without it it was 4 to 5 cores. Now, all cares r utilised eaquly.
Unfortunately I don't have those games yet, but I may pick them up smile.gif
I will start a new thread tomorrow, but I'm at the lake atm
As far as the hotfix, it won't hurt to install it, so I will. I'm excited for windows 8, because the kernel will be MUCh better at using 8 real cores. The win 7 kernel could handle 8 hyper threads, but had issues with amd's 8 cores.
   
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Unfortunately I don't have those games yet, but I may pick them up smile.gif
I will start a new thread tomorrow, but I'm at the lake atm
As far as the hotfix, it won't hurt to install it, so I will. I'm excited for windows 8, because the kernel will be MUCh better at using 8 real cores. The win 7 kernel could handle 8 hyper threads, but had issues with amd's 8 cores.

try to link the new thread here!!
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I am in the process of making it, still benchmarking, haven't gotten a whole lot of free time unfortunately.
   
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i'm looking forward to the crossfire of 7970's on the 8150 smile.gif
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take your time. smile.gif
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I am in the process of making it, still benchmarking, haven't gotten a whole lot of free time unfortunately.
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Just finished, I'll link it as soon as I get a chance to make a post.
Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)
Im actually seeing lots of GPU bottlenecks smile.gif
   
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post #139 of 141
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Just finished, I'll link it as soon as I get a chance to make a post. Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)
Im actually seeing lots of GPU bottlenecks smile.gif

haha, go ahead and post the results!
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http://www.overclock.net/t/1287618/bulldozers-got-game-8150-cfx-7970s
Have fun tongue.gif
   
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