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. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumDear Gtx 680 users. I have a request in 3dmark 11 score. Forum3dmark 06 scores ForumTHGC Graphics Card Buyers' Guide (05/Dec/2005) ForumSapphire 7970 3dMark 11 scores Forum8800gt sli low 3dmark score ForumIntel Overclocking Club ForumAMD FX-8150 Overclocking ForumWorld of Warcraft graphics vs. other mmorpg's ForumNvidia OEMs ForumA8N-SLI Premium Won't Post at all HELP! UPDATE !! ForumSapphire 7950 Vapor-X Overclock ForumI5 2500K upgrade to i7 3820? ForumGuide to Overclocking Video Cards ForumConservative OC - Working out pretty well ForumGTX 680 sli not outperforming single 680 ForumOverclocking 101 for the Gigabyte DS3 ForumLooking to build a $5K-6K system ForumI5 3570K + Z77 PRO3 ForumWhich cooler to choice with DDR2 Dominator Ram ForumI5 2500k overclocking advanced :) questions More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !