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Old 02-29-2008, 02:13 AM   #21 (permalink)
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hello? People? It's obvious that GPU-Z isnt fully compatible in reading the early sample 9800 GTX.

look at my HD 3870 x2, the specs r not even right! Take a look:
the specs look right to me?
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the specs look right to me?
the clock speeds are way off..
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The 9600 is NOT a true 9k series card. Its a low cost scaled down 8800GT. Read the actual specifications before you say your disappointed by the WHOLE 9 series, seeing as there is a grand total of 1 card out now.
I am not disappointed in the whole performance factor of the 9 series cards but I would have figured there would be support for Direct X 10.1.
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I am not disappointed in the whole performance factor of the 9 series cards but I would have figured there would be support for Direct X 10.1.
Forget about dx10.1...you know dx11 is coming by the end of this year right???
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the clock speeds are way off..

Well its not under load! ATI has implemented Powerplay for AAAGGEESS now.
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Well its not under load! ATI has implemented Powerplay for AAAGGEESS now.
oh really? Is there a way i can turn it off? I'm gonna check right now.
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Why would you want to turn it off?
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Default Re: GeForce 9 series is here but disappointed

It saves power when in 2d mode and it clocks back up when in 3D mode so theres no point in trying to disable it.
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It saves power when in 2d mode and it clocks back up when in 3D mode so theres no point in trying to disable it.
aww. Well i thought that if i turn it off, then my card will go faster or something.

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what about my GPU-Z specs, how off is it?
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Well its not under load! ATI has implemented Powerplay for AAAGGEESS now.
o wow, thats cool....didnt know that.

well anyways, i still hope that the specs are wrong even though i doubt it is.
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