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well am overclocking my video card and benchmarket it with crysis benchmark tool and 3d mark 06, the results seemed to point out that increasing the clock rate makes it slower (cuz that makes sense) but its only by very little.is there a benchmarking program that can accurately test my video cards performance.
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well am overclocking my video card and benchmarket it with crysis benchmark tool and 3d mark 06, the results seemed to point out that increasing the clock rate makes it slower (cuz that makes sense) but its only by very little.is there a benchmarking program that can accurately test my video cards performance.
Your score should increase when you raise the clock rates, if not then something is not stable.
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Your score should increase when you raise the clock rates,


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if not then something is not stable.
if it was unstable, wouldint it have artifiacts or "snow" or just simply crash/black screen?
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^^ either way go big or go home
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ok after 2-3 days of countless tests and thinking ive figured out the best setting for my vid card.core 675 to 791 Mem 900 to 1100 pci-e 2500 to 2775.i think my system is overclocked to the limit.
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Benchmark on Aquamark3 (google free download sites).
Several other gpu utilities are also out there.
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Sounds like your CPU is bottlenecked?
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