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Old 08-21-05, 02:49 PM   #4
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Default Re: Strange 3DM05 scores lower when OC cards?

Originally Posted by Xguy
Well after further testing I founf out that 3dmark don't like certain clocks, dunno why? but try increasing litlle at a time and test , you will find that you will get icreases in certain spots, then it will drop if you go higher, and It will go up again at higher clocks. Strange behavior of 3dmark.
What kinda overclocking utilities are you using? I can't use the coolbits 'coz it won't go higher than my default clock of 490/1300. So I used Rivatuner.
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3DMark05 - 14861
3DMark03 - 32910
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