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Is there a fix for Fallout NV low gpu usage and studder GTX470?

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I read some thread but couldn't really pinpoint something that worked to smooth out Fallout NV with Nvidia 470. Is there anything I can do to get better gameplay? My gpu usage is only 50% at ultra/8xAA/16xAF and studdering when enviroment changes, more action, and etc.. I have used 4th patch, is there a new one? Thanks!
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I has a confusion... it runs on my system perfectly (settings on ULTRA). (gtx 460, 768MB).
Is this a specific 470 issue?
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hey, did you mean this one? put my fps from about 30 average to 60 all the time

http://www.newvegasnexus.com/downloa...e.php?id=34778
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Hey newphase whats your gpu usage when playing NV? Just curious what driver are you using maybe the Quadro 265.09 don't work well with NV. And sambaman009 thanks I'll try that and post back!Thanks Again!
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I'd avoid that D3D9 fix posted. I tried that out and it works, but you lose a lot of shader effects. The terrain looked like caca when I ran that. I installed the latest update and the game now runs smooth with no problems.
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Try out the 265.09 drivers; they're not out for the Geforce cards, but the Quadro drivers simply require a modded .inf to work. I use it and have given them to a few people on the forums; it has worked wonders. I have the zipped folder with the modded inf in my Google Docs account; the address is really long, so here it is.
post #7 of 8
Trying to run New Vegas on a 470 is like trying to use a V8 to go 30MPH. It will do it at damn near idle. My 8800GS nearly maxes New Vegas and it's several magnitudes weaker than a 470.


As for the stutter, that's just something Gamebryo does. You get used to it.
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Hey newphase whats your gpu usage when playing NV? Just curious what driver are you using maybe the Quadro 265.09 don't work well with NV. And sambaman009 thanks I'll try that and post back!Thanks Again!
Running 260.99 driver.
Not sure on usage... would have to check.
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