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Well I havent a Clue why but with my Current Rig i get on average around 50,000 to 55,000 in AQ3. Well this makes little sense as i use to get that wit my Previous setup with a 3.4ghz Northwood and Asrock P4-880 Dual.

Now before you say it Im not running AA or AF during these tests...Yet my score sucks and ive got updated drivers ?
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go back to ur old drivers?
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Well I havent a Clue why but with my Current Rig i get on average around 50,000 to 55,000 in AQ3. Well this makes little sense as i use to get that wit my Previous setup with a 3.4ghz Northwood and Asrock P4-880 Dual.

Now before you say it Im not running AA or AF during these tests...Yet my score sucks and ive got updated drivers ?
My guess is an unstable overclock. Run orthos or dual prime and see how long you are stable. Just for reference, a stable chip at 2.8 yields much better performance than an unstable chip at 3.1.
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What driver areyou/wereyou using?
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My guess is an unstable overclock. Run orthos or dual prime and see how long you are stable. Just for reference, a stable chip at 2.8 yields much better performance than an unstable chip at 3.1.
last time i asked he didn't overclock his CPU yet =/
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Well I havent a Clue why but with my Current Rig i get on average around 50,000 to 55,000 in AQ3. Well this makes little sense as i use to get that wit my Previous setup with a 3.4ghz Northwood and Asrock P4-880 Dual.

Now before you say it Im not running AA or AF during these tests...Yet my score sucks and ive got updated drivers ?
Run 3dmark instead. AQ isnt that reliable.
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Enterprise + AM3 = Match made in hell lmao.

Not had much luck with AM3 have you? Give one of the 3DMark series a go.
    
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last time i asked he didn't overclock his CPU yet =/
Well I guess this is nice to know now.
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Thats a bad score, I got 67k with a 3000+ venice and an x800 all on the asrock mobo,
Have you got Catalyst AI on?
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post #10 of 15
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No Cat AI makes life worse...Yeah well my system would kick the mofo out of your old one so should get a much better score..Dont know why the crud one..Ill revert back to old drivers.

No overclock CPU running at stock 2.4

You are Right Cokker Me and AQ3 are forever at War. I WILL WIN I ASSURE YOU.
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