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Xfx hd 5850 - Delay in Loading Games

By Metallicthief
Mar 7, 2010
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  1. Hello

    I have just upgraded my PC and my performance generally seems to be slow.
    I was using a 8600gt (yes, you read it right!) and my games use to load faster.

    Saying that I have no issues once the game is loaded, graphic wise I can very much see the difference, but am failing to understand the slow loading of Games - Mw2, Bioshock etc.

    I know my processor and HD kind of sucks but I had really hoped something better would have come out of the upgrade i just did.

    Anyone know what can be the issue here??

    Please help me!!


    Mobo: Asus P5Q Pro turbo
    GPU:xfx hd 5850
    Processor: Intel dual core P4 3.6 Ghz
    Memory: 2 Gb Corsair 1066 Mhz Dominator
    Case: Coolermaster Scout
    PSU: 700w quiet coolermaster
    OS: Windows XP
    HD: Western digital 250 Gb
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