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Old 05-17-08, 06:25 PM   #3
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Default Re: 14,400 with 9800GX2

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Originally Posted by Uberpwnage
Seems about right, 3Dmark06 scores are already heavily dependent on the CPU, and the GX2 is bottlenecked by pretty much anything. Overclocking your C2D to 3.6GHz would give a nice improvement, probably more along the lines of what you were expecting. Quad cores also score alot higher then dual cores, even at lower clocks.
Thanks for the quick response. I'll overclock the CPU a little. My issue is that I just built my rig from scratch last night and the Zalman cooler I got was too big for the Asus Rampage X48 Mobo I got...I had to use the stock cooler. So my CPU temps are pretty high until I foind another cooler.
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