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Forum: Graphic Cards 04 Feb 2009
Replies: 32
Views: 12,355
Posted By Beamish417
1024x768 I guess when you install Crysis that's...

1024x768 I guess when you install Crysis that's what it defaults to. Never noticed that since I dont play it, just use it for the time demo benchmark.

Tried 3DMark but didn't like it. Seemed like...
Forum: Graphic Cards 04 Feb 2009
Replies: 32
Views: 12,355
Posted By Beamish417
Here the results on 1440x900 ...

Here the results on 1440x900

http://img242.imageshack.us/img242/7303/52570688pd3.th.jpg (http://img242.imageshack.us/img242/7303/52570688pd3.jpg)

Not as bad as I thought it was going to be,...
Forum: Graphic Cards 04 Feb 2009
Replies: 32
Views: 12,355
Posted By Beamish417
I guess Q-fan is a fan speed/temp monitor bios...

I guess Q-fan is a fan speed/temp monitor bios program, it was causing the case fans to spin at 700rpm (according to everest) really wierd that the lights dimmed, maybe Q-fan also has an effect on...
Forum: Graphic Cards 03 Feb 2009
Replies: 32
Views: 12,355
Posted By Beamish417
Update: Borrowed a Antec Truepower Trio 650w...

Update:

Borrowed a Antec Truepower Trio 650w from a friend and guess what happened..

-Crysis bench still crashed
-It still scored at 10FPS less than the 9600gt when I got it to complete...
Forum: Graphic Cards 02 Feb 2009
Replies: 32
Views: 12,355
Posted By Beamish417
Same signs on both machines. Took two times to...

Same signs on both machines. Took two times to get the crysis demo benchmark to finish without crashing, scored about 10FPS lower average than the 9600GT, other games crash on loading, LED in case...
Forum: Graphic Cards 01 Feb 2009
Replies: 32
Views: 12,355
Posted By Beamish417
Well looks like the PSU isnt up to the job....

Well looks like the PSU isnt up to the job. Seeing the normal warning signs, lower FPS, games crashing, graphical anomilies, etc.

Here's the output table for the W0146RU:
...
Forum: Graphic Cards 31 Jan 2009
Replies: 32
Views: 12,355
Posted By Beamish417
Well after fighting traffic all day Here's what I...

Well after fighting traffic all day Here's what I found.

One store had a Sapphire 4850 512mb for $220
another had a XFX 9800 GT 512mb and a ASUS (silent) for $200
the rest had really old cards...
Forum: Graphic Cards 31 Jan 2009
Replies: 32
Views: 12,355
Posted By Beamish417
One last thing, almost forgot to mention my PSU. ...

One last thing, almost forgot to mention my PSU.

TR2 RX 450W PSU W0146RU (http://www.thermaltakeusa.com/Product.aspx?S=1172&ID=1534#Tab1)

What's the limit, as far as GPU's, that this power...
Forum: Graphic Cards 31 Jan 2009
Replies: 32
Views: 12,355
Posted By Beamish417
My friend seemed to like it but he had been using...

My friend seemed to like it but he had been using the onboard chrome IGP :cry: Think I messed with it for about a week trying to get it to post before selling it to him and getting a 8600 GT. Using...
Forum: Graphic Cards 31 Jan 2009
Replies: 32
Views: 12,355
Posted By Beamish417
I've only owned one ATi card, it was a Connect3D...

I've only owned one ATi card, it was a Connect3D X800 GTO, this was some time ago, it would never post with my 6150 chipset mobtherboard, sold it to a friend with a VIA chipset and it worked fine for...
Forum: Graphic Cards 31 Jan 2009
Replies: 32
Views: 12,355
Posted By Beamish417
Sadly that's the only 9800GT they have, they do...

Sadly that's the only 9800GT they have, they do have 512mb 9800 GTX+ for $220 or a 9600 GSO for $99, everything else in my price range isn't in stock, no Ati cards either except for the 4870 X2 for...
Forum: Graphic Cards 31 Jan 2009
Replies: 32
Views: 12,355
Posted By Beamish417
Thanks that was just the info I was looking for....

Thanks that was just the info I was looking for. Sorry if that question wasn't clear about the size vs speed, was falling asleep when I posted the thread, you got the gist of what I was trying to ask...
Forum: Graphic Cards 31 Jan 2009
Replies: 32
Views: 12,355
Posted By Beamish417
Maybe if I was single :eek: Buying everything...

Maybe if I was single :eek: Buying everything two at a time gets expensive quick. Hoping to stay in the 150-200 dollar range (per card). My main concern is sticking an Nvidia card ontop of the ATi...
Forum: Graphic Cards 30 Jan 2009
Replies: 32
Views: 12,355
Posted By Beamish417
ATi or Nvidia - need help deciding

Getting ready to upgrade me and my girlfriends video cards this weekend and in an effort to avoid the ever so popular 15% restocking fees I was wondering which drivers are less botched up on Windows...
Forum: System Security 30 Jan 2009
Replies: 319
Views: 191,653
Posted By Beamish417
Same here. I usually run an online scan about...

Same here. I usually run an online scan about once a month when I'm bored but haven't had an infection since I've stoped using AV protection a couple years ago.

Run with LUA (non admin), stop...
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