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Sorry to bump an old thread but can someone explain this to me. I have my sig rig with an X2 560 @4.4GHz. With one 6950 I see 100% GPU usage but with both I only see 45% usage on each. With both GPUs enabled how can it add up to less than 100% total usage?
    
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Instruction handling - 20% of use. So 20% is non divisible, the other 80% is. If you had a qaud you would see more Gpu use. More information would be offloaded to the GPU's vs sitting on the HDD until needed. What settings are you playing on?

Under NDA?
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Runs fine on my rig. (Core i3 2100 Sandy Bridge)
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i3 has HT plus much better IPC. I'm playing on max settings right now even with only 1 6950 I know I would severely CPU limited with Crossfire but not that bad. The under NDA was because I was expecting an early BD chip but it fell through. This X2 is just a placeholder for now until official release of BD. I just dont want to be so CPU limited for the BF3 beta this week.
    
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I got an x4 and feel the same way. Its just the current condition of us AMD owners. Fortunately the rumor mill is currently saying that we will see BD right around BF3. Have you tried to unlock your cpu on that mobo? It should be really easy.
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Haha that is funny because I was just reading about people having unlocking issues with the current 0705 Bios from ASUS. When I try to unlock I can't get it to post with the 0705 bios so I may try another bios later on.
    
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Why low? The only advantage I can see is the E7300 has 1MB more L2 cache, will that make a huge difference?

Edit: Will it look around the same as the 360 graphics, or worse?
it will look much better than 360. but not as good as it can on pc.
    
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