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For me, it was the drivers. Same PSU.


Oooh! That reminds me, I have a trial from the video card.
Are you wanting to use it or could i nab it please?
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Why was this Un-stickied??
I did not realise my thread was not a sticky anymore. Robiler, could you please sticky the thread. It's really important for those who are still having issues but not coming forward physically with posts.
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I just got a gts 450 and was wondering why my performance decreased compared to my gt 240. i thought my cpu was bottlenecking my 450 big time. my gpu only reaches around 65-80% and reaches 90% for split seconds sometimes. waiting for 261....=[
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Try a different game and make a comparison to see if it's just this game giving you issues or not.
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Try a different game and make a comparison to see if it's just this game giving you issues or not.
i've tried crysis, dragon age, gta4, and moh
i know gta4 is cpu based but in crysis my usage stays around 60-80% when my gt240 used to stay at 99%. my cpu is usually at 99% but i know that my cpu can't be bottlenecking my gpu that bad b/c my game performance is worse than my gt 240. no matter what, my performance should not decrease if i upgraded my gpu only stay the same if it's being bottlenecked, right? gta4 performance decreased drastically (only uses about 25-30% of gpu) when my gt 240 used to use like 50%, but like i said performance shouldn't have decreased, only increased or stayed the same. only time my gpu stays around 90%+ is benchmarks
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Try to OC your CPU slighty more and see if the GPU usage increases. Also, try a 1080p TV or monitor. When i went from a lower res to a higher res, all my performance issues went away. And i had a ton of usage and fps issues. By making my GPU work harder, it seems i got better FPS and game play lol.

Either, your CPU is bottlenecking. Unlikely but possible!
Your res is too low forcing the CPU to take on some of the GPU's work. It's true, i had this issue more and more every time i got a faster GPU! Went to 1080p, issue fixed!
Or fermi is messed up with the drivers and/or the card.
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Try to OC your CPU slighty more and see if the GPU usage increases. Also, try a 1080p TV or monitor. When i went from a lower res to a higher res, all my performance issues went away. And i had a ton of usage and fps issues. By making my GPU work harder, it seems i got better FPS and game play lol.

Either, your CPU is bottlenecking. Unlikely but possible!
Your res is too low forcing the CPU to take on some of the GPU's work. It's true, i had this issue more and more every time i got a faster GPU! Went to 1080p, issue fixed!
Or fermi is messed up with the drivers and/or the card.
my mobo has locked vcore so i can't go any further. and i don't have a 1080p display so i guess i can only wait for newer drivers
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ok, wait for new drivers. Do you have a TV at home that supports 1080p in your main living room like a big LCD TV maybe?
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ok, wait for new drivers. Do you have a TV at home that supports 1080p in your main living room like a big LCD TV maybe?
I do why?
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Let's just hope that the drivers released with the GTX 580 next week (tuesday IIRC) will indeed include those BFBC2 optimizations for 'older CPUs'.
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