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Using MSI Afterburner and Furmark to bench, I managed to get 940/1880 stable on air with 1025 mV:


This is where I saw artifacts and it led to a "driver not responding" error and I tuned down the clocks.

Question now, should I up the mV a little more and try again? I have never pushed my 580 this far and don't have much experience doing it. That and after all.. it's only on air.

Temps never exceeded 66c as I have a pretty good ambient temp. in the room.
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yeah bumb up the volts, the 580s can go pretty high with ocing
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As long as its cool enough, you can increase the volts a bit.
Don't go over-board on air tho. That is my suggestion.
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