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Old 10-26-2005, 06:26 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I recently installed a MSI nvidia 6600gt and installed the utility 3d! turbo experience to monitor temperature(which it doesn't) and it says my core clock is 300 mgz. and memory clock is 900mhz. I haven't tried to or will not try to overclock the card but doing some research I see the card is supposed to run at core- 500 and memory 900.

Anyone know why the core is so low?

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Old 10-26-2005, 06:37 PM   #2 (permalink)
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It's because the core speed is 300MHz in 2D mode, like when you're just in Windows. When you run a game in 3D mode it will go up to 500MHz.

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