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post #1 of 14
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Just thought i would show you guys something interesting.
Just testing Just Cause 2 at crazy settings, the bottleneck is quite clear (because of my cpu speed)
I'm surprised the cards are still both at ~70-80% Utilization .

Don't hit on the CPU, my Rasa kit arrives soon then i can overclock again!




EDIT: Can be moved to the Benchmark section
Edited by Mr OCN - 2/8/11 at 12:48am
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JC2 is a damn-sexy looking game, so it's understandable. Get that shizz to 4+GHz and update the thread
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JC2 is a damn-sexy looking game, so it's understandable. Get that shizz to 4+GHz and update the thread
yea will have it at 4.40Ghz again once my watercooling gear arrives.
For a DirectX 10.1 game it's amazing, just wish it had Multiplayer support
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yea will have it at 4.40Ghz again once my watercooling gear arrives.
For a DirectX 10.1 game it's amazing, just wish it had Multiplayer support
I can't imagine how ridiculous MP in that game would be...
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that Much GPU power and only 50fps...

Damn
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that Much GPU power and only 50fps...

Damn
yea the CPU is the limit.
iirc i seen 94fps average with 480 SLI and a 920 @ 4.30Ghz at the same settings.

looking forward to some serious benching however im afraid of overclocking the cards because i only have a 850w PSU
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moved to Benchmarking general, at OP's request
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moved to Benchmarking general, at OP's request
cheers!
and here is another benchmark.
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got the same problem in crysis, even when i overclocked to 4ghz. crazy....
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got the same problem in crysis, even when i overclocked to 4ghz. crazy....
Yea i heard the fermi series didn't play nice with crysis benchmarks
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