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Can anyone help? I recently purchased a GTX 590 and when I Play the game on Max Settings I'm only using 40% GPU on both cards as you can see in this screenshot. Is there any reason for this? When I play Crysis 2 I'm using nearly 100% on both GPU's.

Thanks!

post #2 of 48
How much more do you want it to use and for what reason? Is your VSync on? If so that is why, but there's no point in having your card constantly stressed at 100% rendering over 100fps for a game.

Also, try enabling bloom and turn up all your settings in the Settings.ini or GameSettings.ini file found in Documents/BFBC2, and disable PhysX in the NVIDIA control panel.
Edited by Stealth Pyros - 4/1/11 at 8:09am
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Is that why you are losing?
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post #4 of 48
same thing with my SLI, it keeps zigzaging from 70-85%.

but the game is smooth and stable.
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Well I've got the game set with v-Sync on but I'd thought it would use more power to get nearer to that 120fps as It's a 3D Monitor and I've got it set as 120hz in the menu's and Windows.
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Ok...I have to know what software your running in the background to have all that info on the screen Cause I'm uninformed!
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Ok...I have to know what software your running in the background to have all that info on the screen Cause I'm uninformed!
The Stuff in the Top Left hand Corner of the screen?

That's MSI Afterburner - http://event.msi.com/vga/afterburner/download.htm
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Well I've got the game set with v-Sync on but I'd thought it would use more power to get nearer to that 120fps as It's a 3D Monitor and I've got it set as 120hz in the menu's and Windows.
Is it a true 120Hz monitor, or does it just post-process your 60Hz to 120Hz?
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Try overclocking your cpu to a min of 4ghz, see if gpu usage goes up. It should.

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Are you over 120FPS?
    
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