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This is my first costum-pc so I'm very warried about the 6950 unlock + overclock

ok built my pc today, applied modded bios, temps are fine, oced to 880/1250 atm.

but since the bios mod voids your warranty I'm very concerned if somethign gets wrong

1. does a card instantly die or will i notice artifacts so i got enough time to flash the old bios back on so I can rma it

2. is there any way they can tell if i applied stock bios before i rma

3. what if the card instantly dies is there any other way to get rma or don't they check the bios of the card is totally dead?

thanks in advance

very sorry for my english today, i'm fking tired, i hope its still halfway understandable
    
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In order to flash the bios back, you need to get into the card. Can't get into the card and therefore, can't flash it back. If you were so worried about flashing and RMA'ing; you should have just picked up a 6970 and saved yourself the headache. PS only a true legendary super saiyan would know not to mess with bios and rma.
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