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Hey OCN, I was wondering if anyone has encountered this particular issue. While playing Bad Company 2 primarily, For around 30min the computer will just freeze.

This never happened until I got the 2nd GTx 480. My question is, is this a driver issue or the video card? When the game freezes its stuck on the last image and the last sound is looped over and over until I restart the computer. When I got the SLi I didnt reinstall any drivers I just popped it in. Has anyone experienced this? Thanks
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Anyone?
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Anyone have any thoughts? SHould I get a new PSU? Mine is 2 years old. Do they degrade so soon?
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Anyone have any thoughts? SHould I get a new PSU? Mine is 2 years old. Do they degrade so soon?
PSU efficiency and output do decrease although not nearly as much as you think, and not nearly as fast either. Its a pretty good Enhance built unit, so i doubt its the PSU.

Did you overclock it? If so... what did you overclock it to and is it stable? Did you put on the SLI bridge?
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It's a driver issue well known to happen with BC2. The latest nvidia drivers should fix it for you an make sure the game is fully patched.
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when it happened last my settings are core voltage - 1.025. Core clock -700.Memory clock - 1898
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