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I just bought the first Dead Space and love it, but it is only using one of my GPU's. Does this game no utilize mult-GPU??
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Originally Posted by SAMOEDADDY;12266277 
I just bought the first Dead Space and love it, but it is only using one of my GPU's. Does this game no utilize mult-GPU??

???
How do you know it is only using one GPU?
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I am only getting about 35 FPS and the temp of one of my GPU's is at idle speed.
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In all honesty, if it can run with one card (with CrossFireX disabled), I'd leave it at that. It's a console port, so I doubt the game would utilize such things.
 
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My thoughts exactly, ran fine on my gt430, gtx 275, gtx 470, and of my 480

shouldnt you be getting more fps? what res are you running?
    
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post #6 of 13
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Originally Posted by SAMOEDADDY;12266325 
I am only getting about 35 FPS and the temp of one of my GPU's is at idle speed.

Well I know that in Dead Space 1 on PC, if you turned on V-sync, it put the framerate limit at 30 fps.
 
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post #7 of 13
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Originally Posted by MetalBeerSolid;12266461 
Well I know that in Dead Space 1 on PC, if you turned on V-sync, it put the framerate limit at 30 fps.

LOL, It was the V sync on. I had it off and didnt turn it on, so no sure how it happened. Went from 30 to 135. LOL. Thanks.
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Originally Posted by samoedaddy;12267052 
lol, it was the v sync on. I had it off and didnt turn it on, so no sure how it happened. Went from 30 to 135. Lol. Thanks.

-_- lol
    
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post #9 of 13
This still doesn't answer his question. It is still only using one of his GPU's (a 5870 can surely max out Dead Space on max with FPS to spare).......

Make sure that you installed the latest CAP's as they fix a lot of Crossfire problems.
    
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Honestly that sounds like some weird driver error of sorts. I can absolutely max the game out at 1920x1200 with just my 4890.
Have you tried turning crossfire off and seeing if it yields any gains or losses in performance?
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