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Old 12-21-2005, 12:14 PM   #1
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hey guys. I was just wondering what I could do to my computer to get a better 3dmark score. This are my specs (they are also in my sig)

-Athlon64 3500+ venice 2.2ghz (OC to 2.5)
-Asus A8N-SLI premium
-2 x 512mb Corsair XMS PC3200 and 2 x 512 Geil PC3200
-Thermaltake BigTyphoon cooler for CPU
-PCIe ATI Radeon X800XL 256mb
-Arctic Silencer 4 cooler for the X800XL
-CoolerMaster Centurion
-Antec NeoPower 480W
-Samsung 80GB hard drive SATA 7200rpm 8mb cache
-Samsung DVDrw dual-layer
-PCI Soundblaster Live! 5.1 digital

my score right now is :4750

is there anything i can do to get a better score?
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Old 12-21-2005, 12:22 PM   #2
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OC your video card and RAM timings if possible. Buy a new video card, lol.
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Old 12-21-2005, 12:41 PM   #3
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OC your video card and RAM timings if possible. Buy a new video card, lol.
how do you OC your video card? also, i dont want to fry it, cause i know that its' possible.
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Default Re: better 3dmark score...

download ati tool
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what if its a nvidia#
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coolbits
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Old 12-21-2005, 01:17 PM   #7
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Oh yeah, CoolBits own pretty good. I love it. I've done the registry tweak already but don't have a reason to OC my GPU because it runs so fast already.
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Originally Posted by tehbrian
hey guys. I was just wondering what I could do to my computer to get a better 3dmark score. This are my specs (they are also in my sig)

-Athlon64 3500+ venice 2.2ghz (OC to 2.5)
-Asus A8N-SLI premium
-2 x 512mb Corsair XMS PC3200 and 2 x 512 Geil PC3200
-Thermaltake BigTyphoon cooler for CPU
-PCIe ATI Radeon X800XL 256mb
-Arctic Silencer 4 cooler for the X800XL
-CoolerMaster Centurion
-Antec NeoPower 480W
-Samsung 80GB hard drive SATA 7200rpm 8mb cache
-Samsung DVDrw dual-layer
-PCI Soundblaster Live! 5.1 digital

my score right now is :4750

is there anything i can do to get a better score?
Is that for 3Dmark03 or 05
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Default Re: better 3dmark score...

well i have a problem with coolbits...if i click detect optimal settings it takes it so far up i start seeing artifacts, maybe thats because of sli
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Is that for 3Dmark03 or 05
its clearly 05, if that was 03 something would be wrong
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