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post #1 of 24
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running sig unit at stock configs and getting pretty random benchmarks in 3DMarks06. the range is from 6k to as high as 10k. GPU drivers r up to date anyone else have and suggestions? temps are fine too
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post #2 of 24
I would ignore benchmark software and play a game. Watch your FPS to see if your performance is normal.
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post #3 of 24
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haha its like ur my personnel IT...anyways i dont currently have any games. I usually play project reality (BF2 mod) but i have been spending my time getting this machine running properly as im sure you are aware of haha
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post #4 of 24
How about we try a different benchmark?
Download this.
http://www.techpowerup.com/downloads...hmark_2.5.html

Run it at stock settings, your usual resolution and tesselation disabled.
Run the bench, write the result down. reboot, test again. If the result is consistant, your fine.
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post #5 of 24
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cool, ya ill try that when im back on my pc, had to go out. well i like to compare results for oc'n so i like something stable. the other thing is that this is my new system upgraded from a athlon x2 620 and im not even getting close to the results i got before so im curious to the problem.

i dunno if the nvidia card im using might have some issues
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post #6 of 24
Have you got the latest Motherboard chipset drivers such as INF, Audio, GPU drivers ect?
Give the bench a run a few times and see if the results are similar. if so, you need to start comparing with other members with a similar rig
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post #7 of 24
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ya i got some numbers that look correct, this rig is a bit better than my last one but im getting a little better performance
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post #8 of 24
you got a nice system...i hope you see a vcard in your future?
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post #9 of 24
Quote:
Originally Posted by Devo 66 View Post
ya i got some numbers that look correct, this rig is a bit better than my last one but im getting a little better performance
So did you run the new benchmark i told you? Consistant numbers? if yes, you have nothing to worry about.
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post #10 of 24
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you got a nice system...i hope you see a vcard in your future?
ya looking to change that soon, ive always been on the nvidia side of things but ill match the switch to red this time.
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