Awsome Video Card, but bad FPS :-( - Page 2 - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > Hardware Repairs and Troubleshooting
Click Here to Login
Closed Thread
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 03-04-2006, 10:50 AM   #11 (permalink)
Newb Techie
Join Date: Mar 2006
Posts: 4
Send a message via AIM to Hatrick Send a message via Yahoo to Hatrick

I have downloaded the latest mobo drivers and before this video card my pc had been reformatted. This is why I am so frustrated.... well thanks for the help..

Hatrick is offline  
Old 03-04-2006, 04:22 PM   #12 (permalink)
True Techie
Join Date: Aug 2005
Posts: 213

- Your celeron probably killed at least half the frames the 7800gs can produce
- It can be you ram, if its not dual channel then set it back down to 1 gig
- could be a driver issue too, if its a pentium 4 your running check that

Athlon X2 Brisbane 3600+ @ 2.91Ghz
Arctic Cooling Freezer 64 Pro
Biostar TForce 550
2GB Wintec AMPO DDR667 @ 831Mhz
Connect3D X1900GT Rev.2 580/1602
Hitachi Deskstar 80gb SATA + 80gb WD Caviar IDE
Fortron FSP Group 400W (18A/16A 12V)
5122 in 3DMark06
rx7i2 is offline  
Old 03-05-2006, 12:56 AM   #13 (permalink)
Ultra Techie
Join Date: Oct 2005
Posts: 686

i would say its partly because of your celeron. it probably bottlenecks your graphics card a lot
slick_tech15 is offline  
Old 03-05-2006, 03:05 AM   #14 (permalink)
Ultra Techie
Join Date: Mar 2005
Posts: 555

Definitely man, toss the celeron, get a P4, you can get a 3 ghz for pretty cheap nowadays with 1 MB L2 cache.
sprtnbsblplya is offline  
Old 03-05-2006, 10:13 AM   #15 (permalink)
Newb Techie
Join Date: Feb 2006
Posts: 31

AMD are way better for gaming, Also cheaper for the power.

HugeF1 is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:52 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.