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Take two identical desktops with their own separate monitors. One of the desktops should have a single gpu and the other should have two gpus in sli/crossfire. Test the a single gpu in whatever game benchmak and then downclock the multi gpu desktop until it matches the average frame rate of the single gpu. Have both desktops play the benchmark at the same time side by side and see if there's any extra noticeable choppiness in the multi-gpu desktop despite having the same frame rate as the single gpu. If it is choppier, microstutter is proven. Wish someone would do this and report the results.

Even better if four desktops were tested in order to compare Nvidia microstutter with AMD microstutter.
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Microstutter is not a theory; it's proven.

Read this:
http://hardforum.com/showthread.php?t=1317582

Or just google search microstutter, there are plenty of articles about it.
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plus Rep.. Good link added that to my Favs
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Originally Posted by eggs2see View Post
Microstutter is not a theory; it's proven.

Read this:
http://hardforum.com/showthread.php?t=1317582

Or just google search microstutter, there are plenty of articles about it.
 
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I did some tests myself on my laptop (9600m gt) a while back and my results weren't nowhere near as smooth as in that link and other websites.

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