Hi, guys. Is it possible for higher ping servers affects performance somehow?
See those spikes. It happens when server ping higher than 70
Congratulations, mate. Nice boost for memory clocks. Major downside you would not be able to fit any exiting full cover block
See these lag spikes?
I got these with DX11 both 13.12 and 14.4 drivers, overclocked and stock. No drops with Mantle.
Yes, you are right
Here's the one.
2) I would keep stock bios for 2nd bios switch position
No luck. No new bios for my 290X Gaming.
This one http://www.msi.com/service/download/ i guess
Will give it a try. Performance is stellar though. My 4G Gaming card is over performing R9 290X Lightning somehow. :eek:
EK-FC R9-290X should be...
Yeah it does look sexy. Tri-X is ugly like hell compared to MSI Gaming :laugh:
Mine are running a bit hot for my liking ;). Crysis 3 heats up my 290X...
They had a problem with VRM 1 temperature. XFX R9 290 DD review...
Wonder if PCB has some changes too. R9 290X Gaming does.
ps What is default VDDC Offset for MSI R9 290X Gaming? MSI AB sets it to +25 mV, Sapphire...
Yes, you are correct, line of mosfets next to solid chokes and capacitors .
Looks like the new PCB got lots of smaller changes too
VRM 1 got some changes too.
Edited last post. Now with bigger pictures
Already got my hands on EK Coolstream XTX 360 rad, ordered EK Supremacy acetal, about to order EK-FC R9 290X and the other stuff.
Also Nils (MDPC)...
Hi, guys. Got a question. Does Crysis 1 so CPU bound these days? In large open areas i got FPS drops to 45-50 and GPU load only 50-70 % when not...
wow, impressive result
Ok, thanks marsey.
BTW noticed that the backplate and ram heatsink are pretty hot too. Can you guys check? Finger method should work :).
Fusion can you you post your...
Back to my problem with high vrm temperature.
The thermal pad i ordered on ebay for arrived last night. (10x10 cm, 1 mm thick, 3 $, free shipping)...
It fits dont worry
Thanks God. My wife would not approve another annual upgrade :)
Hi, MSI R9 290/290X owners. Can anyone check if you can see the thermal pad on vrm1, please.
Because i can't, only the gap between hetasink and vrm....
Now i want 2 of this little bastards running in my PC :respect:
That looks messy
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