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post #1711 of 2331
625/925/1600

IIRC. I'm not at home right now so I can't check but it's in that range. I got 9333 3dmark06 score with lower clocks. Still need to try it again with the xfastest drivers as I've just been using the drivers I got at the nVidia site.

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Thanks a bundle i installed the 190's seam to be working also my girlfirend reported over skype that the microphone doesnt sound "cracky" anymore. She uses brilliant technical terms.

Also hows that processor you have in im thinking of upgrading as my currrent one is a bit measly.
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Thanks a bundle i installed the 190's seam to be working also my girlfirend reported over skype that the microphone doesnt sound "cracky" anymore. She uses brilliant technical terms.

Also hows that processor you have in im thinking of upgrading as my currrent one is a bit measly.
It's the best bang for you buck cpu upgrade available for the 6860, followed by the T9300.

Like I said previously I bought it for just over $100 USD and sold my old one for about $70USD. So it was a very cheap upgrade. I was really wanting to upgrade to the T9300 or T9500 but the price vs. performance wasn't as good.

Before the cpu upgrade my best 3dmark06 score was in the low 7,000s.
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It's the best bang for you buck cpu upgrade available for the 6860, followed by the T9300.

Like I said previously I bought it for just over $100 USD and sold my old one for about $70USD. So it was a very cheap upgrade. I was really wanting to upgrade to the T9300 or T9500 but the price vs. performance wasn't as good.

Before the cpu upgrade my best 3dmark06 score was in the low 7,000s.
Ah well i've ended up plumping for the T9300. Hoping to see a slight performance increase in games possibly and general load up times as atm can be a bit sluggish. Was £150 including next day delivery hoping to minimize cost by selling my current one.
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Ah well i've ended up plumping for the T9300. Hoping to see a slight performance increase in games possibly and general load up times as atm can be a bit sluggish. Was £150 including next day delivery hoping to minimize cost by selling my current one.
Holy crap, that's $242.66! I got my T9300 for ~$125.
    
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Oh, wounded!, where did you get yours from?
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Hey add me to the list!
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Also a question for you guys errm can i upgrade the GPU in this laptop if so what is the best replacement for this particular GPU socket.
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Oh, wounded!, where did you get yours from?
eBay.

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Also a question for you guys errm can i upgrade the GPU in this laptop if so what is the best replacement for this particular GPU socket.
You can't, it's soldered in.
    
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eBay.



You can't, it's soldered in.

I was informed you could upgrade the one in this laptop.
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