yes, swap it and run the 8800GTX
the major difference is locked multiplier between three of them
E8400 locked multi @ 9x
E8500 locked multi @ 9.5x
E8600 locked multi @ 10x
BFG NVIDIA GeForce GTX 260 OC 896MB, better get the core 216 version
well.. if you can afford it just get GTX260, especially the core 216
yes, there will be a big jump, but afterall everything is depend on your...
with your current vga card, which is 8800GTS, the clocks always recognize as an Extra Clocks (the default clocks), i did some BIOS change with my...
i would choose 9800gtx+, because it has PhysX and currently nvidia has a good driver with version 180 series for most of the top 10 games, ATI...
you are a mess dude..
did you backup the original card's BIOS?
if yes good, if no (oh man..) go to www.mvktech.net and find the BIOS
core/shader/memory @ 700/1728/2200
for the max oc frequencies when i was using Forsa...
ok, here's for the ASUS brand
ASUS P5Q Deluxe LGA 775 Intel P45 Intel Motherboard - Retail @ $189.99...
kay.. the last suspect is your psu then..
i think it lack of Amps on some of the output rating
try to downclock your GTX260 default clocks to the reference clocks GTX260
gpu clock @ 576MHz, memory clock @ 999MHz ~ 1000MHz
when you changed to the new and current system, did you clean install of the windows vista 64?
or try the newest WHQL driver, 180.48
i see.. that must be the VRM temp for the second GPU temp
or another thought GPU IHS (integrated heat spreader/sink) temp
cool, thanks for the info! :thumbup:
what's your psu?
use 178.24 WHQL driver, and use guru3d driver sweeper
this is how to clean install the driver
uninstall nvidia drivers > restart > back to...
the first one should be temp for the GPU
the second one i think it's VRM temp
as far as i know you can't upload image/file in this forum
may i suggest BIOSTAR mobos?
BIOSTAR TPower I45 LGA 775 Intel P45 ATX Intel Motherboard - Retail @ $159.99...
good decision :thumbup:
but, i think Corsair TX750 can handle SLI GTX260 SP216.. it has total of 60 Amps on the +12V rail, while 1000HX...
oh.. okay, i just realized you are from aussie, so MiR aren't possible.. my bad
i'm referring you to buy GTX260 it's because you are planning...