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Is my CPU bottlenecking my pc?
May 12, 2013, 7:39 AM
ASUS M5A97 R2.0
CHIEFTEC CFT 600 14CS 600W
AMD Phenom II X4 965 3.4Ghz (no oc)
Sapphire HD 7850 1GB
KINGSTON 8GB HyperX XMP Grey DDR3 1600MHz CL9 KIT
I recently bought a fullHD monitor and im not getting good enough fps in my games. im thinking of upgrading to a fx 6350 or 8350. will it make my games run significantly smoother?
May 12, 2013
May 12, 2013, 7:42 AM
define "not enaugh FPS", @ what settings?
May 12, 2013, 7:44 AM
could be a vram problem? and like last poster said, at what setting/what games?
3GB VRAM VS 4GB VRAM/Best 7970 Manufacturer
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6950 or 6870 with a Phenom II x4 955 for Battlefield 3
Upgrading from 460 (768mb vram) to Radeon 7850?
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May 12, 2013, 8:16 AM
Battlefield 3: max 56 fps avg. 28 on ultra settings
Tribes Ascend: max 62 fps avg. 47.164 maxed out.
TF2: max 62 fps avg. 53.980 maxed out.
May 12, 2013, 8:37 AM
i also checked my vram usage with gpu-z. my ddedicated memory usage was around 870-990, never went above 1000, the dynamic memory usage was 300-500 mb.(i dont know the difference between these two)
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