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post #1 of 5
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Hello,

I recently got a EVGA gtx560Ti superclocked card, the core runs at 900 Mhz & shader runs at 1800 Mhz. I'd like to push the core closer to 1000 & shader closer to 2000. I have the EVGA precision software that came with the card.

Can someone please advice me about how to proceed with overclocking this card or whether overclocking is a good idea at all considering the card comes with a factory overclock.
post #2 of 5
Just slowly up your Core & Memory clock and then test for stablity and temps with Furmark or Kombuster.
post #3 of 5
Up your core clock first as far as you can without errors, then up your memory slowly. Since you're new to overclocking, use something like OCCT with error checking to test. Furmark and Kombustor just don't really do game stability in my experience.

Just remember, don't rush it.
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Up the core clock by 10MHz, test, 10MHz, test, rinse and repeat. When it becomes unstable, bump up the voltage and try again. Remember to take it slow and also monitor your temperatures closely. A custom fan profile can greatly help with keeping temps in check.
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Can you change voltage with EVGA Precision?
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