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I just upgraded from a 5770 to a 6870 and it doesnt seem like much of an improvement besides running low settings to medium and barely to high in BFBC2, I use 10.10 drivers are there better performing drivers?
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Always use the newest unless you have problems. In general, graphics cards don't get slower after driver updates.
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Always use the newest unless you have problems. In general, graphics cards don't get slower after driver updates.
Ya I understand that but I know the newest drivers seem to cause people problems and it just seems like a waste of time to use something that isnt helping a lot of people, unless i'm wrong and only a select few have problems.
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Ya I understand that but I know the newest drivers seem to cause people problems and it just seems like a waste of time to use something that isnt helping a lot of people, unless i'm wrong and only a select few have problems.
Where are these problems?

I've been updating my drivers ever since the 10.3's and have had 0 driver problems, and I have been running the "dreaded" crossfire
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Where are these problems?

I've been updating my drivers ever since the 10.3's and have had 0 driver problems, and I have been running the "dreaded" crossfire
If you go read the ATI graphics/Drivers sub forum in here or whatever its called I just saw some people complaining about problems with 10.12 drivers o.O
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Just installed 10.12 on new 5770, seems fine
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If you go read the ATI graphics/Drivers sub forum in here or whatever its called I just saw some people complaining about problems with 10.12 drivers o.O
Sarcasm is immposible to portray over the internet without the use of HTML tags

What's your average FPS in BFBC2?
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Sarcasm is immposible to portray over the internet without the use of HTML tags

What's your average FPS in BFBC2?
I just did a quick minute or 2 run in bfbc2 and msi afterburner stayed about around 73ish during normal game play, on medium settings and 1680x1050
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I just did a quick minute or 2 run in bfbc2 and msi afterburner stayed about around 73ish during normal game play, on medium settings and 1680x1050
Hmm with a 6870 you should be able to get in the 50's - 60's on high settings with 4x AA at that res.
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5870 here, no problems in any games with 10.12

Always, always always use the latest drivers.
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