windows xp 32 bit causes problems on this computer
drivers need at least vista, windows 7 and 8 no probs according to diff driver manuals
got a copy of windows 7 ultimate sp1 64 bit intend on comparing it with windows 8.1 pro in about a week from now
fresh fsx install with acceleration pack
latest fraps doesnt work properly with fsx and/or ati drivers. crashes or freezes about 1 in 3 attempts.
31 20 51 at 4ghz
fsx and OS on same drive
some clouds appear disappear when panning
fsx had 9 out of 10 settings to max ! as standard , I couldn't believe it.
3dmark 06 score 28,000 one run at stock
doing a fresh install of OS and fsx again. seperate drives this time
x-fi card for this install
clearing away some of the software conflicts,
i've seen reviews where 290x doesnt play well at low resolutions like 1680 x 1050
so i'll do fraps at 2560 x 1440 tests.