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oblivion has more chop than an old kung fu movie

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ok, :blink: plz. i purchaced Oblivion for my demension 3000, its not exactly uber but it gets me by.. but oblivion called for a new gfx card so i went and got the Nvidia Geforce 5500 256mb, processor : intel pentium 4 2.80 ghtz. my ram : 1gig. again not uber but more than the minimum requirements. i get mega chop, opening screen loads frame by frame with about a 1 second delay, then the actual game screen is fine before you go to play game. but once you go to character creation, its nearly frozen, i have all the settings turned to minimum and still get this problem. im going to defrag right now but i doubt it helps. i have the newest beta nvidia driver installed, but it didnt seem to help me either. if you can give me a hand ill dance at your wedding :whistling:
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Ugh, don't go with beta drivers! They're in beta for a reason!

I owned a Chaintech Geforce FX 5500 (AGP) for quite a while, and I'm pretty confident that it should handle Oblivion at 800x600 with all the settings on low. It played Doom3 at 1024x768 decently.
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Hello kamagte and welcome to G2G!

Update your hardware drivers (motherboard chipset, sound, graphics), close all unnecessary background tasks, lower the resolution and detail settings etc etc..
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