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Audio Device(s) Onboard + Yamaha cinema amp v657rx + Samson Meteor Desk Mic
Power Supply EVGA 750W Defender
Mouse Logitech G700
Keyboard Roccat Rykos MK Pro K/B loosing LED's every day, replaced them all.. :)
Software windows 10 ultimate x64
Locksmith XFX 800/1000


Greetings All :) very long time no posts
 

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welcome to TPU! Please take the time to fill in your system specs and enjoy your stay :)
 
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Benchmark Scores one time I scored a 3 on 3dmark 11
If anyone here is willing to sell theirs for a decent price, I'm looking for one :)
 
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lol....i just sold mine not long ago for $200 dollars, now i'm running on a 7970.
 
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Greetings All :) very long time no posts
Welcome :toast:

How do you find your card with newer games?

If anyone here is willing to sell theirs for a decent price, I'm looking for one :)
Sorry still holding onto my two for now, still play any game out there with easy.

lol....i just sold mine not long ago for $200 dollars, now i'm running on a 7970.
And was it a worthy upgrade?
 
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Power Supply EVGA 750W Defender
Mouse Logitech G700
Keyboard Roccat Rykos MK Pro K/B loosing LED's every day, replaced them all.. :)
Software windows 10 ultimate x64
i found the games i play with the 4870x2 all work flawless, never had any issues tbh.

just the stutter problem with BF 3 which i sorted, with the new driver and the (pc) bios pci-e latency setting.
Playing BF3 with gfx on Ultra for effects , high for most others and a few mids, looks fantastic and plays lovely.

MW3 Always played fine from the Go, also the other cod series all been great, yes i do love this card... do have a bit of a melt on the backside, the melt is in the back-plate, looking very much like its the Ram chip under it, BUT never any problems.

Idle Temps in Win 7 ult x64, about 10 services stopped and disabled.
42C GPU1
46C VRM1
45C VRM2

Everest 06 score 1280x1024
no AA
24770 3DMarks
 
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Power Supply Silverstone 750 | Silverstone Mini 450W | Corsair CX-750
Mouse Gigabyte aivia krypton gaming mouse | Rapoo V900 | Gigabyte 6850X
Keyboard MAX Keyboard Nighthawk X8 | Creative Fatal1ty eluminx | Some POS Logitech
Software Windows 7 Pro 64 | Windows 7 Pro 64 | Windows 7 Pro 64/Windows 10 Home
Thats good news, thats what i like to hear, as ive also had a very good experience with these cards even in crossfire they havent coursed me to much trouble.

I havent played either of those games yet, i can get MW3 at anytime but so ill have to scope it out soon then.

But its good to see you dont get many issues at all.

I guess thats a good score? lol i havent run that yet, all i know is a can out perform 2x6950's in heaven benchmark hehe and run Crysis 2 at between 45-105FPS ;) MAX settings

As for temps mine are just a little higher but under 50c for idle and max load temp of around 80c
 
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Storage Samsung Evo 850 - 500G + data drives
Display(s) 27" illyama G2773HS 120hz 1ms - HTC VIVE - LG OLED 55B6V TV :)
Case Chenbro Gaming Bomb2
Audio Device(s) Onboard + Yamaha cinema amp v657rx + Samson Meteor Desk Mic
Power Supply EVGA 750W Defender
Mouse Logitech G700
Keyboard Roccat Rykos MK Pro K/B loosing LED's every day, replaced them all.. :)
Software windows 10 ultimate x64
had to post this here also, its so nice.... ;-)

using 3 ultra now and highs on rest, no aa, vsync on, tripple buf on.
 

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