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BC2 2.6GHz VS 3.05GHz

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  • 5% (1)
    2.6
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    3.05
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post #1 of 21
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what would be better for BC2 my cpu at 2.6 or 3GHz? is the extra 455MHz worth the trouble?

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post #2 of 21
Yea. It'll max a 2.6GHz at 99% usage like the entire time gaming... It probably would 3GHz as well but boost the fps a little.
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Originally Posted by Cakewalk_S View Post
Yea. It'll max a 2.6GHz at 99% usage like the entire time gaming... It probably would 3GHz as well but boost the fps a little.
actually at 2.6 its around 80% and at 3 its 78%.

hmm ill run at 3GHz temps are extremely low anyway so nothing to lose i guess.

EDIT i am going to miss the 25C load temps.
Edited by philhalo66 - 4/15/11 at 6:56pm
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post #4 of 21
BC2 is a pretty CPU intensive game. So any overclock, small or big will make a difference.
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post #5 of 21
I'm running stock on my 720, and am not noticing any slowdowns whatsoever.
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post #6 of 21
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I'm running stock on my 720, and am not noticing any slowdowns whatsoever.
is it unlocked? maybe I'll just run at 2.8GHz.
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post #7 of 21
Any overclock helps especially with that game. I remember when I tested GTA IV at 2.8 vs 4.1, my frames are at least 10 fps higher, and they don't dip as much anymore
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post #8 of 21
Quote:
Originally Posted by philhalo66 View Post
what would be better for BC2 my cpu at 2.6 or 3GHz? is the extra 455MHz worth the trouble?

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post #9 of 21
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Originally Posted by SlackerITGuy View Post
geez why is it so cpu intensive?

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Originally Posted by KrisBKreeme View Post
Any overclock helps especially with that game. I remember when I tested GTA IV at 2.8 vs 4.1, my frames are at least 10 fps higher, and they don't dip as much anymore
i only lost 1-5FPS going from 3.055 to 2.6
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post #10 of 21
Quote:
Originally Posted by philhalo66 View Post
geez why is it so cpu intensive?



i only lost 1-5FPS going from 3.055 to 2.6
Well I'm 1GHZ above you, so that justifies my answer lol. I say keep it at 3.055ghz. Best of luck!
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