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Yeah I really don't want to deal with a CF/SLI setup if I don't have too. I believe this will be the best solution for single card BF3... possibly the DC2 TOP however is in the running.
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Metro looks the same whether you run medium settings or max settings - simply lowering 1-2 settings and disabling physx will let it run fine, and it will almost exactly look the same. The engine isn't even that great, the fact that it runs so slow is quite dumb. Crysis 2 looks way better and runs much more fluid.

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Yeah I really don't want to deal with a CF/SLI setup if I don't have too. I believe this will be the best solution for single card BF3... possibly the DC2 TOP however is in the running.

My DC II non-TOP, flashed to a TOP, has been a champ. Overclocks to ~1350's with no vmod, and closer to 1475 with 1.35V. If I had to complain, it would be the dinky VRM cooling, and non existent VRAM cooling (other than blow by air from the heatsink fans). I like the card though, and it's water cooled, so no big deal.

That being said, if Afterburner does something good for these Lightnings, they'd probably end up being my first choice, especially for an air cooled card thumb.gif
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Would any of you guys mind uploading your LN2 bios from the lightning?


Much appreciated
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gpuz is telling me "bios reading not supported on this device" when i try to save the ln2 bios.. sorry dude, no go.
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Would any of you guys mind uploading your LN2 bios from the lightning?
Much appreciated

You can download it directly from msi http://www.msi-computer.de/product/vga/N680GTX-Lightning.html#?div=Firmware
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You have to unlock read/write. But I found a copy of both bios' - thanks!
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No, just no.
You didn't max all settings at 40 fps as min, that's not possible my friend.
Your probably right...
I don't know how to edit all the settings, I can only touch those between "Directx 11 options" and "Gamma"
Anyway, these are my settings.
I also edited the config file to have the v-sync but I'm not sure it worked well


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Yeah, even the best cards go as low as 5fp/s.
I was wrong rolleyes.gif The lowest isn't 40.
I just played a couple of minutes and It seams to be more around 20 fps min.
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Originally Posted by xoleras View Post

Metro looks the same whether you run medium settings or max settings - simply lowering 1-2 settings and disabling physx will let it run fine, and it will almost exactly look the same. The engine isn't even that great, the fact that it runs so slow is quite dumb. Crysis 2 looks way better and runs much more fluid.
What exactly is physx confused.gif I don't know how to deactivate it (or activate it)...
That's what I get when I go the the nvidia CP.
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Your probably right...
I don't know how to edit all the settings, I can only touch those between "Directx 11 options" and "Gamma"
Anyway, these are my settings.
I also edited the config file to have the v-sync but I'm not sure it worked well


I was wrong rolleyes.gif The lowest isn't 40.
I just played a couple of minutes and It seams to be more around 20 fps min.
What exactly is physx confused.gif I don't know how to deactivate it (or activate it)...
That's what I get when I go the the nvidia CP.

Where it says auto select, to disable physx set that to cpu.
    
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Where it says auto select, to disable physx set that to cpu.

Ok thumb.gif
But, what it does? is it the best for gaming or to benchmark or anything else... I just want to understand
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