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Is it possible to unlock the shaders and whatnot on the MSI Twin Frozr II or no because it's not reference?
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I may be wrong but I think the TF series actually do use a reference PCB with non-reference cooler ofc.

At least I remember seeing a 460 and 560 hawk and they had the same PCB.
    
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theres loads of threads about this and the general answer is no, they dont unlock (no dual bios anyway) Also they arnt a reference pcb
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You can unlock it with no refference BIOS from MSI. I've read it somewhere but I don't remeber where and even MSI write an article about this as I remember. But it was about TFIII.
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I have heard quite a few people also complaining they have bricked their card trying. Just depends if you want to risk it or not
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I have heard quite a few people also complaining they have bricked their card trying. Just depends if you want to risk it or not
Yea that's why I'm not even going to try doing mine, Too novice to try, too.

No dual bios switch = mistake = brick amirite?
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I've heard people getting great OC on your card anyway mate. Much higher than my card with unlocked shaders. Anything over 900 / 1400 and mine crashes. I think the TFII can go upto 1000 core!
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I've heard people getting great OC on your card anyway mate. Much higher than my card with unlocked shaders. Anything over 900 / 1400 and mine crashes. I think the TFII can go upto 1000 core!
Yup thats what I've heard, was more just curious. This card is cold as hell anyhow lol. I believe I remember the TFIII unlocking, but the TFII not but wanted to double check
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I have a TF3 and I unlocked it but got no extra performance. Also I can't even get mine to run stable at a 890mhz Core OC from the 850 stock. This is my second TF3 so I will probably have to RMA it for another. Doesn't seem to do much of anything but run cool.
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