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Placebo effect? They said the fix is only for dx10 and dx11 skyrim is dx9 IIRC so there should be no difference.......
Skyrim doesn't run smooth here, single or dual card.
post #452 of 848
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Originally Posted by Dimaggio1103 View Post

So can all the denial of stuttering issues finally be put to rest. Glad to see AMD step up to the plate on this, sucks after all this work they still trial Nvidia in frame times though. But at least it's a step in the right direction. On a side note I find it kinda funny that the biggest games that stutter on AMD still don't have a fix, speaking of skyrim of course.
benches with new driver and 7990 showing at the top of each. So no AMD is not trailing Nvidia.
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These drivers work incredibly well for me on BF3.
Until I start recording with Dxtory, the file is retarded and the video useless. going to try other recording software and will report back.
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These drivers work incredibly well for me on BF3.
Until I start recording with Dxtory, the file is retarded and the video useless. going to try other recording software and will report back.
Afterburners built in recorder works well.
post #455 of 848
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These drivers work incredibly well for me on BF3.
Until I start recording with Dxtory, the file is retarded and the video useless. going to try other recording software and will report back.

It seams my original conclusion was wrong, since i use sony vegas to watch and edit the videos output by Dxtory i assumed it was a dxtory problem.
Recorded with fraps and played in the xvid player, all seamed fine but once in Sony Vegas it goes seriously weird.
The problem thus lie with sony vegas 12, most likely with the GPU acceleration.

EDIT:Disabling GPU acceleration in sony vegas fixes the problem.
Edited by Hamy144 - 8/2/13 at 10:01am
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post #456 of 848
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benches with new driver and 7990 showing at the top of each. So no AMD is not trailing Nvidia.

Everyone knows a 7990 will get higher fps than a 690 or a Titan. What he meant by trailing is that Nvidia's implementation of frame pacing is still superior and delivers less frame time variance than AMD's.
 
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Everyone knows a 7990 will get higher fps than a 690 or a Titan. What he meant by trailing is that Nvidia's implementation of frame pacing is still superior and delivers less frame time variance than AMD's.

But is it perceptible?

I have a feeling that this is one of those things that either company could invest significant resources in for no tangible benefit other than a nice straight line on a graph.
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Placebo effect? They said the fix is only for dx10 and dx11 skyrim is dx9 IIRC so there should be no difference.......

I can definitely tell you it isn't a placebo. Every single time I install a new AMD driver, I bring up Skyrim and test it. Within 5 seconds I can always tell if nothing was fixed (always). Since the last driver I had installed (13.4 I believe) something was fixed. If it wasn't this frame buffer, than something else.

I could post a video, but I don't feel like rolling back my drivers just to appease someone...
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A failing card that works after reinstalling Windows? Could be the Logitech drivers.
OC reset so yeah quite possible.
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