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Just wondering whats the Best Nvidia driver right now.

I want to get some benchs with my new 8500GT 512mb

And then after that put my 8800GT back in But i'm selling my 8800GT to a friend.
So i want a card that will perform somewhat good. like over 8k atleast.
post #2 of 13
I get best 3dmark results with 169 omega drivers

tried changing to 174 and 175 beta and dropped score up to 600 points
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The latest 175.16 WHQL's, imo all drivers that have appeared over the last month or so have performed an acted the same.
 
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ok thanks guys.
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you arent gonna get 8k i dont think with the 8500gt. are you going to post your results? i use the newest ones 175 point something
    
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Get the latest WHQL drivers which is the 175.16's
 
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post #7 of 13
an 8500GT wont get any where near 8K. itll get like 2K.
a 3850 is the cheapest card that will hit 8K.
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post #8 of 13
175.16 for me.
    
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post #9 of 13
I liked 169.25 because of how high I could overclock it. But 175.16 is great also since it's more newer.
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Anyone else having this issue, when I updated to the new driver it stops responding when ever I try to get in the Nvidia control panel?
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