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post #11 of 20
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Here's a SS of it. Tried scanning for artifacts at 1360, but got artifacts.
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i might re-install when i get a chance then
Why is your text on the webpage so big?
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i might re-install when i get a chance then
Why is your text on the webpage so big?
You can make them as big as you want, at least in Firefox. Hold down CTRL and roll back the mouse.
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post #14 of 20
i know how to do that - just wondering if you made it bigger for the pic or that was the normal size...
Back on topic - what fps do your cards get in Furmark [average] at their max overclock so far?

Mine on stability test at 840/1200 are doing 55 FPS average at 1280x1024 [crap 17" CRT] [average is moving around a lot - min=47, max=75]
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EDIT: double post
Edited by scottath - 5/31/08 at 6:33pm
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post #16 of 20
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Average FPS is 59. That's at 860/ 1200 and 860/1360. High is 78, low is 20.
Edit: For some reason the first FPS when I start is always 20. It happens every time.?????
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post #17 of 20
Just ran mine - 860/1200
Min=50, max=76, average=56

What drivers you running? - i'm on 8.4 - why are your scores higher than mine at the same clocks - same cpu [mines at 3.6ghz] and same motherboard basically ?
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Also, i was just testing with furmark with rivatuner open,
The top card of mine is working at close to 100% al the time, but the second card i've seen peak at 8% [usually <2%]

So this is proably not the best test to be overclocking in crossfire.
Does anyone else have a similar program that stresses both cards whist in crossfire - and ATitool dosent work on my system for some reason [Vista?]
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post #19 of 20
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Just ran mine - 860/1200
Min=50, max=76, average=56

What drivers you running? - i'm on 8.4 - why are your scores higher than mine at the same clocks - same cpu [mines at 3.6ghz] and same motherboard basically ?
Sorry for the late response, I'm using the 8.5 drivers. I'm not sure why your score is lower than mine. Do you disable all background programs? I always run the program EndItAll2 to end all background programs before benching. I'm also using Vista 64 Ultimate.
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post #20 of 20
Ok - my cards won't overclock above 820 now??????

I'll try the 8.5's then
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