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both my cards are only running like 80%...i have vsync disabled and temps are also under 60c..any body know whats going on here!
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In what games? My 580s did the same thing in some older titles, but when that happens, fps would be above 100 so no real issue.
Even in newer games @ 1080p, they weren't always at 100%, some times they would dip into the 70's% usage.
If you overclock the CPU, you might get the usage up a bit, but not always.
In short, your 680s are performing as they should.
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What is the resolution are you playing at? and what are the games you are playing?
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They are not performing as they should is the problem.my 3770k is at 4.6..and 3dmark scores are below that of a reference 680?
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Originally Posted by snitchkilla11 View Post

They are not performing as they should is the problem.my 3770k is at 4.6..and 3dmark scores are below that of a reference 680?
Which 3dmark scores? 80% usage on both would perform better than a single 680 @ 100% usage. KIndly provide more details on the benchmarks/games that perform lower than expected.
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post #6 of 6
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ok heres the situation..both cards in sli usto hit 99-100% in game and in 3dmark11 and haven.all my settings are the same. i didnt forget anything. but now after these new drivers im showing 70% sometimes more but not over 80..im playing the same games and same settings on 3dmark11.. i uninstalled the latest driver beta and reinstalled the earlier driver..but now there is no change back..still bad useage..im not complaning about my cards not running games or not producing enought fps..im complaining they are not running at 100%. 3dmark scores went down the drain= no bragging rights!!!!
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