Novice needs some help with 6870 xfire Tags: Radeon Games Crossfire FPS Graphics Last response: January 5, 2011 2:02 AM in Graphics & Displays Share skinz187 December 30, 2010 4:45:55 PM hello all, im having some major problems with my 6870's x 2 in crossfire. i have ran heaven 2.1 and 3dmark vantage multiple times and i am getting great results with xfire vs running a single card. my scores go up dramatically, like i expected they would. the problem is, i have benchmarked 3 different games multiple times, and im getting less performance in these games with crossfire enabled. bad company 2 single card - 85 fps avg crossfire - 53 fps avg black ops single card - 114 fps avg crossfire - 102 fps avg dragon age single card - 65 fps avg crossfire - 60 fps avg im running 10.12 drivers with profiles installed. what is getting me, is my scores in heaven benchmark and 3dmark vantage almost double with crossfire enabled...but in games im literally getting less performance with both cards. help.... very confused novice here. More about : novice 6870 xfire bobthecatkiller January 5, 2011 1:54:32 AM idk much about xfire or sli but im sure people would like to know all your specs cpu, mobo, ect bystander January 5, 2011 2:02:17 AM I've heard of people having issues with bc2 and black ops. Dragon Age is a new issue to me. Although if you have 60 FPS, you likely are operating at your monitors max displayed FPS anyways. Do you have other games to test out? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources 680 or xfire 7950s? Forum Need Advice (I'm a novice at this) Forum Xfire 6870 's 2nd GPU values below setting Forum Upgrading 6870 : GTX 680 or XFire 6870 s? Forum 7970 or 6870 in Xfire ? Forum 6870 @GB Xfire VS 560 ti 1GB SLI Forum What do you think bout this gaming rig?A novice need help Forum 6870 XFire or 6970? Forum HD 6870 Xfire + Nvidia physx Forum Hi all , Novice would like help & advice on home build Forum Wanting to upgrade, but novice at choosing parts Forum Novice build Forum Upgrading Xfire 4850's to 6870 ? Forum 6950 vs 6770 xfire ? Forum Help ! x4 vs x8 lanes for a mid-range AMD Xfire /nVidia SLI setup! Forum Xfire hd6850 with 6870 HELP Forum EVGA FTW or Gigabyte GTX 670? Forum HELP no video on new custom built PC Forum Graphics card help needed Forum HD5970 with 9800GT as Physx Card 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 !