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I've been working on my 6950 core overclock, does this look good so far?



Also, are AMD GPUs like AMD CPUs where the colder they are, the less voltage they require?
Edited by razr m3 - 5/19/11 at 12:11pm
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Stop with Core now and just bump up the memory =DThink you can get a bit more from the mem's freq. If you run into trouble bump down the core a little.

Fan speed 50? When playing some heavy graph's try to use atleast 65% or 70% of fan ( I know its noisy but =P )
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Stop with Core now and just bump up the memory =DThink you can get a bit more from the mem's freq. If you run into trouble bump down the core a little.

Fan speed 50? When playing some heavy graph's try to use atleast 65% or 70% of fan ( I know its noisy but =P )
How much do you think I could get out of the memory and how should I go about testing that? I've been using 3DMark11 and Unigine Heaven to test since Furmark makes the core clock fluctuate for some reason.

I made a custom fan profile and temps never go above 65 C while gaming.

Fan Profile:
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I don't know about you, but I like my VGA always cold. So when i'm testing overclocks or gaming I always put 65%~75% fan. But if that profile is working for you its ok tho.

I think your core is a little bit high and your mem a bit low. Test again in Heaven like: 940/1350. And tell me if the results are better.


( Sry about the bad english. I'm not native english speaker )
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I don't know about you, but I like my VGA always cold. So when i'm testing overclocks or gaming I always put 65%~75% fan. But if that profile is working for you its ok tho.

I think your core is a little bit high and your mem a bit low. Test again in Heaven like: 940/1350. And tell me if the results are better.


( Sry about the bad english. I'm not native english speaker )
To me 65C while gaming is cold enough

I'll test with those setting really quick.

And it's all good, your English is very good
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Score was 1 point lower, but the parts that really dropped originally looked much smoother! Like the dragon statue normally dropped the avg to 25.6 but this time it was only 26.7
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Ok we getting there! =D

Try
930/1390


What about the temps? Did u got more or less?
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Temps peaked at 73C.

Alright, I'll do that next
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I accidentally only upped the memory, so it was run at 940/1390. Score was identical though and the temps peaked at 72C.
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No crashing no laggin at all?
Play a little crazy =]
Go like 950/1450 and see what's happen. If you hear some weird noises shut the computer down. ROFL!
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