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Old 01-14-12, 10:20 PM   #361
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New drivers...better IQ, better min fps, and...wait for it...

35% increase! (in ONE game)

http://forums.anandtech.com/showthread.php?t=2219817

This guy in AVP benchmark, went from 44.6fps, to 59.8 fps.

New driver is here:

http://downloads.guru3d.com/AMD-Cata...load-2841.html
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Old 01-14-12, 10:34 PM   #362
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New drivers...better IQ, better min fps, and...wait for it...

35% increase! (in ONE game)

http://forums.anandtech.com/showthread.php?t=2219817

This guy in AVP benchmark, went from 44.6fps, to 59.8 fps.

New driver is here:

http://downloads.guru3d.com/AMD-Cata...load-2841.html
impressive!!
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Old 01-14-12, 11:59 PM   #363
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I've been checking the wiring layout inside the PC and i can in fact support 4 seperate cards with my current power supply just by using a double 4 pin molex to 6 pin adapter for one of the motherboard power connectors....


This means redoing most of the wiring since i'm a neatness freak, but once the water blocks from EK are released by the end of the month along with one of their lovely bridges between all 4 cards, i may actually go all out and buy 4 HD7970's rather than wait for the pair of HD7990's....
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Old 01-15-12, 12:24 AM   #364
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New drivers...better IQ, better min fps, and...wait for it...

35% increase! (in ONE game)

http://forums.anandtech.com/showthread.php?t=2219817

This guy in AVP benchmark, went from 44.6fps, to 59.8 fps.

New driver is here:

http://downloads.guru3d.com/AMD-Cata...load-2841.html
Just tested those, cut my BF3 fps in half.
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Old 01-15-12, 12:27 AM   #365
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Just tested those, cut my BF3 fps in half.
Sooo... instead of 300fps you're only getting 150 nao?

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Old 01-15-12, 12:31 AM   #366
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Sooo... instead of 300fps you're only getting 150 nao?

No, instead of 120fps avg i only get 90fps avg.
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Old 01-15-12, 12:34 AM   #367
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No, instead of 120fps avg i only get 90fps avg.


Still sucks but just funny that even with broken drivers you're well above 60fps.
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Old 01-15-12, 12:56 AM   #368
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No, instead of 120fps avg i only get 90fps avg.
That's not really half. More like 2/3rds
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Old 01-15-12, 02:48 AM   #369
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maybe not good for trifire customers??
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Old 01-15-12, 06:13 AM   #370
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No, instead of 120fps avg i only get 90fps avg.
only 90 eh?......shameful
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Old 01-18-12, 05:54 AM   #372
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I'm surprised this makes you happy. Weren't you one of them who was predicting the 1200MHz factory OC cards?

78MHz more isn't even as high as the 10% OC cards I predicted.
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