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Old 01-05-2006, 05:02 PM   #1
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Default My 9800xt 256mb clock speeds! need help!

hi, when i got my 9800xt, the performance dident seem to be cutting
battlefield 2 too good. My friend has a 9800pro 256mb and he gets 40+ fps
i have 2.93ghz P4
1024mb 4200ram
200gb drive
I want my card to run like it should, i saw 9800xt specs with 500/420, HOW COME I CANT?

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thats what my max clock speeds are, plz help.
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do you have stock cooling on it? if you do then your not going to get anywhere near that.
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well, yes i have stock cooling, but i think my stock cooling is good...? is there any programs that tell u how hot ur gpu gets?
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well, yes i have stock cooling, but i think my stock cooling is good...? is there any programs that tell u how hot ur gpu gets?
try the software that came with the vid card.

And as for increasing the clock speeds:
Better cooling
More voltage

And if ur psu is on it's limits then it will prevent u from oc'ing more.
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