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Hey guys i just started to fold and im letting one of my gts 250 512mb fold 24/7, im currently getting around 5770 to 6000ish does that PPD sound about right for my gpu or should it be higher?
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That sounds about right. Welcome to the team. biggrin.gif

If you OC it enough, it looks like you can get to about 8k ppd.

And for future reference, go to this thread to find average GPU PPD.
    
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Yup looks good to me, what overclock do you have?
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Originally Posted by LiLChris;11881264 
Yup looks good to me, what overclock do you have?

no overclock but if you do have a guide or anything for me for a gts 250 please tell my card that im folding is about 60C on 100% load
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Download MSI Afterburner, umm not sure about a guide.
Let me look and see if there is one, though we can help you do it just by answering questions. Not the hardest thing to do to be honest. tongue.gif

Found this guide, though it is more for gaming purposes.
But you may want to do a quick look through.


For folding all we do is leave the core/memory clock at stock and raise the shaders as much as we can, that is how the performance goes up. Which gives you lower time per frame and higher PPD.
Edited by LiLChris - 1/3/11 at 8:17pm
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Alright just installed MSI afterburner, and was looking at some other guides and found that it can go up to around 2074Mhz tried it at that speed but it just make the nvidia drivers stop working. Now i just left it at stock and will try to overclock it while testing for stability.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by kpnamja;11881240 
Hey guys i just started to fold and im letting one of my gts 250 512mb fold 24/7, im currently getting around 5770 to 6000ish does that PPD sound about right for my gpu or should it be higher?

That's a fairly solid number...my 9800 @ 1674 on the shaders would get that when the planets aligned, else I was in the 5-5.5k area. Nice smile.gif

IMO, if the 200 GTS would come down into the $60-$80 range (with the 9800GT in the $50-70$ range) we'd have a plethora of cheap folders...however, I would consider picking up a 450 GTS (or four, lol) biggrin.gif
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