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come to think of it, i dont think it was overclocked at the time of these test. will overclock and report back. think i overclocked after i tested...
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well overclocked got me an extra 18 points all the way to 1516...still way below what it should be. im going to take 1 card out, run the test, then take that card out and put in the other and re-run the test to see if one is scoring lower then the other.

Overclocked to 3.9Ghz too
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This may sound obvious, but make sure you're matching benchmarking settings exactly so that you're comparing apples to apples.

I don't see any mention of AA or AF so it's hard to imagine what their settings are.

Maybe use this benchmark instead since the settings are clearer, and you can see the FPS instead of score:

http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/A...ssFire/22.html
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granted they are running the same test at 1920x1080 instead of 1920x1200, but wouldnt there score be lower? i could understand FPS being higher.

and according to that results, im scoring just a tad higher in both heaven and metro2033. so i guess im doing it alright.
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You have a stable 3.9 ghz oc in 1 hour? O_o
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