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Old 11-17-10, 09:21 AM   #41
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Default Re: Tessellation Hero Challenge!! Bring it!!

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Originally Posted by ExtremeGrandpa View Post
I agree whole heartedly and thats exactly why I am disputing the results table. If the #1 score if false then the entire table should be taken with a grain of salt. To even entertain the idea of keeping the score will only encourage people to give false results in the future. Thus making it harder to get a good mix of true test runs to get a true comparison.

I understand its all in the name of fun, but when people purposely skew there test results for a little forum glory, its no longer fun.

EG FoldingForTheFuture
From http://www.xtremesystems.org/forums/...eply&p=4629220

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Originally Posted by CraptacularOne View Post
Nobody is promoting false anything. You people are really just blowing this way out of proportion. Setting image quality in the nvidia control panel to maximum performance is hardly cheating, nor is setting a slightly lower LOD bias. Almost everyone who behchmarks uses small LOD adjustments as well as the "maximum performance" setting the control panel.

I was asked via PM to re run the benchmark, without any LOD or anything else. However not having GTX470's anymore makes that impossible. So instead here is my results with 3 GTX480's @ 925/1850/4400 and an i7 920 at 4.4Ghz.





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