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post #211 of 3890
Too right! It seems odd to be a driver issue. The 5 series had no issues? hhhmmm? Well, we both have the issue, so it must be a driver issue surly, or maybe we just need to patch our copy, which am doing right now. I will let you know how i get on.
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In the most demanding areas of a game, ALL overclocks don't provide much of an increase. It's all about the arcitech of the GPU that really determines how well it's going to do.
My experience is quite the opposite. I use hotkeys to toggle my OC and the performance increase is immediate ~15 to 20% going from 625 to 825 mhz on Fermi. This is in Crysis Warhead and Just Cause 2 as much as it is in any other game I've played.

I don't see why the improvement wouldn't scale regardless of the area of the game you're in if it clearly scales when you are playing more intense games compared with less intense ones.
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It better damn be... Nearly 800 dollars the cards better work flawless.
Good News, i can now confirm, after updating my installed version of bfbc2, ALL stuttering has now gone! Ive also set my monitor reponse time to "very fast". With these two actions, the game is smoother than the 5 series for me. Patch your copy ASAP! go to the game dir and click bc2updater.exe or something like that.
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My experience is quite the opposite. I use hotkeys to toggle my OC and the performance increase is immediate ~15 to 20% going from 625 to 825 mhz on Fermi. This is in Crysis Warhead and Just Cause 2 as much as it is in any other game I've played.

I don't see why the improvement wouldn't scale regardless of the area of the game you're in if it clearly scales when you are playing more intense games compared with less intense ones.
For me, some OC's give me 2-3frames in daming area's at the most. Am taking, full tess, DOF, very high, AA/AF, textures max out on a game for eg.
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Good News, i can now confirm, after updating my installed version of bfbc2, ALL stuttering has now gone! Ive also set my monitor reponse time to "very fast". With these two actions, the game is smoother than the 5 series for me. Patch your copy ASAP! go to the game dir and click bc2updater.exe or something like that.
I have the Steam version.
Besides I am running crossfire so I'm in a different boat than you.
    
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im saving up for 6970 radeon right now i have $65 ....
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im saving up for 6970 radeon right now i have $65 ....
You are only 305 dollars away.
Sell that 5770 and you'll have about 150 dollars or so.

Once you get the card you will be like:
It's all worth it.
    
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You are only 305 dollars away.
Sell that 5770 and you'll have about 150 dollars or so.

Once you get the card you will be like:
It's all worth it.
Yeah, the 6970 and GTX 570 seem to be great atm.
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vey tempted to get a pair of 6970's. what do you guys think?
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vey tempted to get a pair of 6970's. what do you guys think?
With you current setup it might be better to wait for the 7000 series.
    
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