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problems with new gf3

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Creno

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Jun 22, 2001
My old gf ddr broke down last week and i bought a gf 3. And with this new gf3 i have less performance than with my old gf ddr. I can see this in 3dMark2001. Does someone know what the problem could be?
Tx
 

Placid

Senior Member
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Mar 13, 2001
Location
Connecticut
Could be a few things.
What motherboard are you using?

Most problems are caused by via 4 in 1 driver version & video card driver used.
 

Pitspawn

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Apr 25, 2001
Location
Essex, UK
Thats easy!

Your prolly still using the old driver. Get anything past 12.40 and your flying!

(Also remember that GF3 are mainly only super at >= 1024x768x32 so dont be expecting a great deal of fps increase at 640x480x16)
 

asmodean

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Mar 21, 2001
Location
Finland
Actually, according to those numerous benches I've seen, GF3 performs lousier than GF2Ultra in lowres 16bit.