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Is it possible to unlock the shaders of the 6950 without using the 6970 bios?

All I want is the extra shaders but not the voltage tweaks that come with the 6970 bios as I don't want to risk my card getting fried
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There was a thread that was about unlocking just the shaders, can't remember the name though.

You can try using search.
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post #3 of 8
There are custom bios-es that only unlock shaders and do nothing else. Although I seriously doubt you's have any problems upping the voltage. Plus, a full unlock is like night and day compared to a shader unlock. A shader unlock will probably yeild a 3 fps increase.
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Please delete. Double post.
Edited by gregory121295 - 5/5/11 at 2:01pm
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no,you have to have the 6970 bios for those extra shaders
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Here's the thread on how to unlock just the shaders. Hope this helps.

http://www.overclock.net/amd-ati/915...e-control.html
    
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Originally Posted by sid0972 View Post
no,you have to have the 6970 bios for those extra shaders
Wrong.

I used GPU-Z to take a copy of my BIOS, opened it up in RBE and click on the last tab and the option to unlock shaders is there. Save it as a new bios and use ATIFlash to apply your new bios to your card....JOB DONE. 6950 bios with unlocked shaders...then overclock the monster!

Worked for me!
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Originally Posted by Darylrese View Post
Wrong.

I used GPU-Z to take a copy of my BIOS, opened it up in RBE and click on the last tab and the option to unlock shaders is there. Save it as a new bios and use ATIFlash to apply your new bios to your card....JOB DONE. 6950 bios with unlocked shaders...then overclock the monster!

Worked for me!
well good to know
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