5970 in crossfire huge FPS drop..?? Tags: Radeon Games Crossfire FPS Graphics Last response: May 4, 2010 11:23 PM in Graphics & Displays Share pnico April 3, 2010 7:03:53 PM hi, im running a dual 5970 configuration with a 980x cpu and 12gig of 1600 ram. Turns out with any game, when I enable crossfire the fps drop big time.. games experiencing this are alien vs predator..metro 2033, battlefield 2, bioshock .. my details are set to the max as well, but with a 5970 I should be able to run any game.. any ideas..im getting frustrated.. thanks phil More about : 5970 crossfire huge fps drop pnico April 3, 2010 7:27:22 PM guys,does it seem that running 10.3 with hotfix 9.12 seems to fix my cfx 5970 issue? I thought 10.3 included 9.12 hotfix? m 0 l RazberyBandit April 3, 2010 7:32:01 PM A dual 5970 setup? That's essentially a Quad Crossfire setup, and quad SLI/Crossfire setups are notorious for very poor scaling or general performance. This does not surprise me one bit. Only thing I can suggest is downloading the most recent CrossFireX Application Profiles: http://game.amd.com/us-en/drivers_catalyst.aspx?driver=... m 0 l Related resources Huge Fps drop when enabled crossfire - Forum Huge FPS drop after restarting the computer - Forum FPS drop in huge battles? - Battlefield 4 - Forum Need help huge fps drop - Forum Huge fps drop - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer pnico April 3, 2010 7:48:21 PM razbery, I was getting a drive in fps, but for some reason running 10.3 and after installing 9.12 hotfix the fps came back up to a nice 50-60 fps with all details max on eyefinity.. doesnt 10.3 include whtaver is in 9.12 hotfix? im not complaining, just weird that a hotfix apparently solved my fps issue.. I dont 4 gpus' scale bad all the time, from my understanding its all depending on what game you play.. m 0 l tepescovir May 4, 2010 11:23:25 PM there are loads of people complaining about the frame rate dropping off when enabling crossfire when using eyefinity on lots of forums. It dosent seem to happen to everyone, but enough that its filling up dozens of threads m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHUGE FPS DROP EVEN AT 1024x768 Forum huge FPS drop after few minutes of gaming ! Forum i am getting a huge fps drop while playing battlefield 4 Forum Huge FPS drop when recording! FX 8350 Forum SolvedHuge FPS drop Forum Huge FPS drop in games after Windows Reinstall Forum Huge FPS drop in all games, I know it's a virus but I can't remove it. HELP Forum SolvedMinecraft HUGE fps drop Forum HUGE fps drop in Minecraft While recording!? Forum Minecraft HUGE fps drop when recording Forum SolvedHuge FPS drops with high spec computer Forum Huge fps drop in all games - Laptop Forum SolvedNeed help with huge FPS drops Forum Huge FPS drop in some games GTX 660 Forum SolvedHuge FPS drops in Games Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !