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Cool, how do you like the ATI card? Is there a big difference from nvidia?
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So far (in 3dmark06) a single 8800gts is slightly faster. Doesn't mean much though, gaming is more important.
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no you just need to install the sound driver http://drivers.softpedia.com/get/SOU...iver-159.shtml
Will that driver work for my 3870? Cause I have that damn pop up every time I start my PC.
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So far (in 3dmark06) a single 8800gts is slightly faster. Doesn't mean much though, gaming is more important.
Yeah, I don't think 3dMark06 is the 4870's thing. I scored little higher than my overclocked 8800GT, but I have noticed a significant difference in WIC and Bioshock with the 4870.
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post #25 of 153
glad to see you got the new parts. i got the 1 4870 in, waiting on the second. i am in between boards right now, so i can't even test it. It is sitting in its box calling me, but i can not answer it.
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why does nobody sell the ASUS MAXIMUS FORMULA anymore i want one

so how stable is the motherboard? and how bad is the Vdroop?
    
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They discontinued the maximus formula . I was looking for it too.

Here is the cool part about the P5E though; it has loadline calibration. With it enabled, Vdroop = 0
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post #28 of 153
Wow Robilar. You always get such nice new things like every week Can't wait to see some more benchies. That board looks pretty sweet too, especially with no v-droop. My board on the other hand, has massive v-droop
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I should have my second 4870 by wednesday. Then I will crank up my quad to 4 ghz and provide some real numbers.
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