Obtained P5118 3DMark with minor graphics update and overclocking... Tags: Overclocking Graphics Last response: October 23, 2011 2:54 AM in Overclocking Share swidd October 23, 2011 1:39:19 AM ...but wonder where I should put a little money or overclocking to obtain even better performance "short term" for the next year before upgrading everything. I'm trying to extend the life of this box BF3, ARMA2, Portal2, Half Life 2, Blender, encoding, programming. http://3dmark.com/3dm11/2055352 - 5118 score, up from 4300 before overclocking the CPU from 3.0 to 3.4. Intel Core 2 Q9400 running at 3.4 GHz nice and stable with 55C peak temps at 1.32V, 100mhz PCI bus, 425 MHz FSB. 4GB 1066Mhz PC-8500 80GB Intel SSD Evga GTX 570 stock clock. P55 mobo. 750W juice Main problem is that ARMA2 still can't run Ultra without mouse input lag and sluggish crosshair movement. More about : obtained p5118 3dmark minor graphics update overclocking swidd October 23, 2011 2:54:18 AM Tried bumping the GTX 570 clock a little, and it yielded really no results. 0.3-1.5 FPS in 3Dmark, 70 points bump in the score. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Graphics card overclock not appearing in 3DMark 11 Forum Overclocked graphic card and update driver question Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !