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Why is my WEI score so low?

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#1
I just did a clean W7 install.
All updates and SP1 are installed and yet I'm getting a WEI score of 6.0 :wtf:

My 6990 is the lowest scorer! Does anybody know whats up with that?

I'm used to getting a score of 7.8 as the cpu is the weakest link in the chain.

HELP
 

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#2
First off, WEI is a load of bs.
Second, to actually be constructive:
have you put your OC back on your card? (the one in your system specs, 1000/1505)
are you running the same graphics drivers as before?
 
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First off, WEI is a load of bs.
Second, to actually be constructive:
have you put your OC back on your card? (the one in your system specs, 1000/1505)
are you running the same graphics drivers as before?
No I havent! Im using 900-1400 atm
 

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who cares. Do some better benchmarks like 3dMark to determine if your card is playing up
 
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#7
Guess the OP does, since they posted the thread.:shadedshu

Back to the topic.

Did you try deleting the .XML file in the folder "C:\Windows\Performance\WinSat\DataStore"
Re-boot then re-run the assessment.


Also, here is a little info on the real source of the WEI scores... Winsat

WEI is a not a real good testing tool except for windows, itself, to adjust itself for the results it comes up with. Such as, is the graphics system able to run aero, will the USB stick be able to use readyboost, and etc.
 

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#8
Guess the OP does, since they posted the thread.:shadedshu

Back to the topic.

Did you try deleting the .XML file in the folder "C:\Windows\Performance\WinSat\DataStore"
Re-boot then re-run the assessment.


Also, here is a little info on the real source of the WEI scores... Winsat

WEI is a not a real good testing tool except for windows, itself, to adjust itself for the results it comes up with. Such as, is the graphics system able to run aero, will the USB stick be able to use readyboost, and etc.
Get off my back man.. youre rustling my jimmies
 

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Get off my back man.. youre rustling my jimmies
Do me and the others a favor and troll somewhere else unless you have some proper input into what I originally posted :wtf:
 

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#10
Guess the OP does, since they posted the thread.:shadedshu

Back to the topic.

Did you try deleting the .XML file in the folder "C:\Windows\Performance\WinSat\DataStore"
Re-boot then re-run the assessment.


Also, here is a little info on the real source of the WEI scores... Winsat

WEI is a not a real good testing tool except for windows, itself, to adjust itself for the results it comes up with. Such as, is the graphics system able to run aero, will the USB stick be able to use readyboost, and etc.
Thanks Viper that worked. Weird but it did. :respect:
 
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Thanks Viper that worked. Weird but it did. :respect:
Yep, I had a problem the first time I installed Windows 7.
It would rate my system, I had then, at 1.0 on everything, over and over.
So, after a little read up on the subject, that was one of the fixes for inaccurate results.
Glad it worked.:)
 

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Thanks Viper, that really helped alot. :respect: