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Old 04-14-2006, 04:34 AM   #1 (permalink)
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so anyways i decided to try out 3d mark, having never done it before i went for 2001, syspem specs are:

p4 northwood 2.8 @ 3.4ghz
radeon 9700/9500 pro...128mb
1gb geil ram
asus p4p800se
74 gb 10k raptor
120gb second hdd
antec smart power 550w psu

score.......14377, which i understand is preeeetty crap

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Old 04-14-2006, 07:30 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Yea that's not the best. It's your video card that's holding you back. Is that maxed out everything or stock settings?


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Old 04-14-2006, 08:04 AM   #3 (permalink)
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stock settings...heres my thread on OCing it, ive started to but i cant moitor the temp so im a bit concerned
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Old 04-14-2006, 09:08 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Try PC Wizard, that shows the temps of ur video card
*Opteron 165 1.8Ghz
*DFI Lanparty UT nF4 Ultra-D
*HIS Hightech X1900XT 512MB w/ Zalman VF900 (Core: 690Mhz, Mem: 1500Mhz)
*G.Skill 1GB DDR 400
*Kingwin Mutant X Series
*HP IDE Lightscribe DVD Burner
*Seagate Barracuda 80GB SATA II
*Maxtor 80GB IDE
*OCZ Gamexstream 600W PSU
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