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Read this article at benchmarkreviews.com, they compare Nvidia Forceware175.16 vs 175.19 and 175.19 seems to be no good for 9800GX2.
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OMG! Thank you for showing me this!! Whats that nifty program to clean drivers and wipe them? So i can roll back to .16?
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OMG! Thank you for showing me this!! Whats that nifty program to clean drivers and wipe them? So i can roll back to .16?
http://downloads.guru3d.com/download.php?det=745
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I tried 175.19 last night..... it gave me a 3DMark 06 score of 15k! I usually pull off 19.5k!

I am not using the older 174.74 drivers. Seem to be the best for me so far.
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I tried 175.19 last night..... it gave me a 3DMark 06 score of 15k! I usually pull off 19.5k!

I am not using the older 174.74 drivers. Seem to be the best for me so far.
Have you tried 175.16?

I did test it with my 8800GTX SLI but it was not better then 169.44 B which I found is the best driver for my setup and with those game I play (except for RSV2)

I also tried 175.19 but hade problem get the SLI to work and it lowered my fps ingame if I compare 175.16 and 175.19 running singel card.

174.74 did not work for me with RSV2.

Right now I am testing a XFX 9800GTX Black Edition (175.16) and compare it with XFX 8800GTX in games like Crysis, Far Cry, CoD4, GRAW2, RSV2, WiC and CoH and so far it seems like I gain fps in Crysis and loose fps in Far Cry, I´m about to start with GRAW2 so we have to wait and see how it goes.
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