Overclock.net › Forums › Graphics Cards › AMD/ATI › which drivers for CF 6850's?
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

which drivers for CF 6850's? - Page 2

post #11 of 16
Thread Starter 
idk maybe because apparently you have to jump through hoops like that
The Jedifinity
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 970 @ 4.1 @ 25*C Asus X58 Sabertooth 2x Sapphire 6950 ref 24GB Gskill Ripjaws 1600 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
2x WD Caviar Black 1TB Asus DVD-rom Noctua D-14 Windows 7 home 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
3x 21.5'' Acer 1080p G15 Coolmax 1000W HAF 932 
Mouse
Razer DeathAdder 
  hide details  
Reply
The Jedifinity
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 970 @ 4.1 @ 25*C Asus X58 Sabertooth 2x Sapphire 6950 ref 24GB Gskill Ripjaws 1600 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
2x WD Caviar Black 1TB Asus DVD-rom Noctua D-14 Windows 7 home 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
3x 21.5'' Acer 1080p G15 Coolmax 1000W HAF 932 
Mouse
Razer DeathAdder 
  hide details  
Reply
post #12 of 16
catalyst 11 here
Ice and Fire
(13 items)
 
Toxic Bulldozer
(14 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
FX-8120/4.8Ghz-1.48v ASUS M5A97evo Gigabyte HD 6970 SAPPHIRE HD 6950 TOXIC 960/5800 
RAMHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
A-Data 2000g Vortex 3 120Gb BR-LG BH10LS30 Corsair H100 Mod with 2 water tanks 
OSMonitorPowerCase
Windows7-64bit ASUS 24"ms238 & ACER19" Antec TruePower Quattro TPQ-1000 Cooler Master 690II Adv 
MouseAudio
Laser 2000dpi Audigy 2 Front Panel 
  hide details  
Reply
Ice and Fire
(13 items)
 
Toxic Bulldozer
(14 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
FX-8120/4.8Ghz-1.48v ASUS M5A97evo Gigabyte HD 6970 SAPPHIRE HD 6950 TOXIC 960/5800 
RAMHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
A-Data 2000g Vortex 3 120Gb BR-LG BH10LS30 Corsair H100 Mod with 2 water tanks 
OSMonitorPowerCase
Windows7-64bit ASUS 24"ms238 & ACER19" Antec TruePower Quattro TPQ-1000 Cooler Master 690II Adv 
MouseAudio
Laser 2000dpi Audigy 2 Front Panel 
  hide details  
Reply
post #13 of 16
Quote:
Originally Posted by Rhenzinger View Post
idk maybe because apparently you have to jump through hoops like that

Lol, I wouldn't call it jumping through hoops. Normally if you don't install drivers for cards that haven't' been in before they usually don't work properly. Drivers are funny like that.
Coal Factory
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel I7 4770 Gigabyte Z97-HD3 PowerColor R9 380 8GB G Skill DDR3 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Mushkin 240GB SSD WD Blue 1TB LG BR/DVD-RW Stock 
OSMonitorPowerCase
Windows 10 28" Asus Corsair CX600 Rosewill Star Predator 
  hide details  
Reply
Coal Factory
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel I7 4770 Gigabyte Z97-HD3 PowerColor R9 380 8GB G Skill DDR3 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Mushkin 240GB SSD WD Blue 1TB LG BR/DVD-RW Stock 
OSMonitorPowerCase
Windows 10 28" Asus Corsair CX600 Rosewill Star Predator 
  hide details  
Reply
post #14 of 16
I tried 2 x 6870's in CF and had very erratic responses. The same games that ran fine on my 5870's would run all over the place. I would go from 80 to 30 in a heart beat. Even NFSS would drop below v-sync, 2 GTX460 768's in SLI gave me better overall performace.

I had high hopes for the 6870's based on reviews. I like the GTX560's much better. Sounds like the same issues as your 6850's.
Mini Might
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5-2500k ASUS Maximus 4 Gene-z  7970 REF 16GB Sam LP 30nm 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Samsung 830 LG BR  HP212+ W7 64B 
MonitorPowerCase
27" Corsair 750HX Silverstone PS07 
  hide details  
Reply
Mini Might
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5-2500k ASUS Maximus 4 Gene-z  7970 REF 16GB Sam LP 30nm 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Samsung 830 LG BR  HP212+ W7 64B 
MonitorPowerCase
27" Corsair 750HX Silverstone PS07 
  hide details  
Reply
post #15 of 16
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by jfizz84 View Post
Lol, I wouldn't call it jumping through hoops. Normally if you don't install drivers for cards that haven't' been in before they usually don't work properly. Drivers are funny like that.
didnt realize it was an issue plugging in both cards and bridge, then starting up and going to ATI.com to get the latest catalyst...this is the 2nd time i CF'd and this is the 2nd time i've done it like this before...1st CF was great, 2nd CF was great for a week
The Jedifinity
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 970 @ 4.1 @ 25*C Asus X58 Sabertooth 2x Sapphire 6950 ref 24GB Gskill Ripjaws 1600 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
2x WD Caviar Black 1TB Asus DVD-rom Noctua D-14 Windows 7 home 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
3x 21.5'' Acer 1080p G15 Coolmax 1000W HAF 932 
Mouse
Razer DeathAdder 
  hide details  
Reply
The Jedifinity
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 970 @ 4.1 @ 25*C Asus X58 Sabertooth 2x Sapphire 6950 ref 24GB Gskill Ripjaws 1600 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
2x WD Caviar Black 1TB Asus DVD-rom Noctua D-14 Windows 7 home 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
3x 21.5'' Acer 1080p G15 Coolmax 1000W HAF 932 
Mouse
Razer DeathAdder 
  hide details  
Reply
post #16 of 16
Thread Starter 
using catalyst 10.10 with the 11.1 driver manually installed just worked...jumped in bfbc2 on high settings 5760x1080 ran smooth as a baby's butt, hopefully that stops the inconsistancy
The Jedifinity
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 970 @ 4.1 @ 25*C Asus X58 Sabertooth 2x Sapphire 6950 ref 24GB Gskill Ripjaws 1600 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
2x WD Caviar Black 1TB Asus DVD-rom Noctua D-14 Windows 7 home 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
3x 21.5'' Acer 1080p G15 Coolmax 1000W HAF 932 
Mouse
Razer DeathAdder 
  hide details  
Reply
The Jedifinity
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 970 @ 4.1 @ 25*C Asus X58 Sabertooth 2x Sapphire 6950 ref 24GB Gskill Ripjaws 1600 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
2x WD Caviar Black 1TB Asus DVD-rom Noctua D-14 Windows 7 home 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
3x 21.5'' Acer 1080p G15 Coolmax 1000W HAF 932 
Mouse
Razer DeathAdder 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: AMD/ATI
Overclock.net › Forums › Graphics Cards › AMD/ATI › which drivers for CF 6850's?