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I have 2 GTX 465's that are sli. When playing other games (bf3, gw2, ect) the cards use 98% each and i get from 70-300 fps. However why is it that in WoW my cards are only using 48-50% each and i'm getting 25 fps? Granted I know Sli and wow are not needed and not seeing a major increase, but that does not explain why there is still plenty of resources available and i'm getting such low fps.
i7-3770K Ivy Bridge 3.5GHz (OC'ed 4.5GHz)
Edited by Shocknasty on 9/29/2012 9:02 AM PDT
That did not seem to help. I then just had one card at 98% with increased temps and fps stayed in the 20's... Guess that is just how it is :(
Kinda sad that my money is not being used to its potential for this game...
Edited by Shocknasty on 9/29/2012 9:54 AM PDT
Are you using latest drivers?
While GTX 465 isn't that great, it's not THAT bad.
Have you tried usual troubleshooting methods?
1) Disable all addons, delete Cache folder within WoW folder (not one inside WoW\Data), move WTF folder out of WoW folder. Run WoW.
2) If you are forcing any specific 3D options within nVidia control panel, set them all to default.
3) Do not force more than 4x multisampling within WoW, do not force ultra shadows. Use DirectX 11 mode if you have applicable OS.
Yea, I have gone through many recommended drivers, disabled all addons, used a fresh wow install, reset Nvidia, dx11 shadows high and shows ultra are a 5 fps difference. Back in wrath using just 1 465 I would run 100+ frames. I know the game has evolved, but not understanding why there is such a change I can get 70 is frames on bf3 with ultra.... The game runs smooth and it does not stutter at all so I cant complain just wish to see more.
The cards are overclocked as well....
Thank you for your help it is much appreciated.
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