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leave wii cpu clock on gc mode

Posted: Thu May 12, 2022 6:12 am
by Naxil
hello i know wii is a gamecube 1.5 and when mios is loaded wii lock some memory for match with gamecube and downclock the cpu. its possible leave the normal wii cpu/gpu clock for enhance fps? and use alll memory for enable some feature like savestate?

Re: leave wii cpu clock on gc mode

Posted: Sat May 14, 2022 4:49 am
by Naxil
bump?

Re: leave wii cpu clock on gc mode

Posted: Sun May 15, 2022 9:15 am
by Papy.G
It may not be as simple as just setting the clock to nominal value, there may be hardware interlocks that are linked to that speed limit (memory space adressing…).

GC games probably are not programmed as PC games, as they are hardware-dedicated, using full blown Wii's GPU may not result in higher FPS.
There already are some timing issues when modifiing output methods on the GC…

I'd say, if you want the real hardware enhanced experience, run SWISS on the real hardware, if you want enhancements beyond hardware limits, just run Dolphin on a beefy PC.