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Old January 12, 2009, 04:41 AM
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Default Strange CPU Score on 3DMark Vantage

The Core i7 920 CPU is overclocked @3.95GHZ(with turbo) but it scored higher than Core i7 965 Extreme @4GHZ.
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Old January 12, 2009, 06:44 AM
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Using NVIDIA graphics? If so, you need to disable PhysX support within Vantage. Otherwise the score is totally skewed since PhysX boosts the CPU score a ton.
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