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The Sapphire reference 6950s unlock and overclock well. not sure about the newer cards though. Usually if you get a decent one with better cooling than reference you should be able to get decent clocks out of it.
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Originally Posted by age_ruler1 View Post
Ohhh 7xxx cards? When are they comming? I've heard the are coming out with a new and revolutionary GPU? Is that true?

I would get the XFX non-referenced 6950s
I say wait for the 7xxx gpus but if you can't wait then stay away from XFX at least. They have been screwing over alot of OCN members by refusing to honor their so call "lifetime warranty". Go with a more reputable brand like saphire, MSI, or Asus.
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The only problem is that I can only get XFX or HIS here in Mexico

They are Non referenced. And I prefer XFX over HIS. Besides I got one year warranty directly with the seller.
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I'm almost sure that You can get 930MHz on these pretty easily
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Okey!! Thank you!! I'll buy the 6950s now.
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These don't get to 1000 core easily.

A 5850 at those clocks is faster than a 5870. A 6950 is not that much faster than a 5870.
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I can do 900 core with stock 1.1V, and 950 with 1.2V

VRAM does 1520
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post #18 of 18
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But I'ld Crossfire them.. I mean I guess 6950s Scale better don't they? I have some advantage there...

Besides If I can get the card to 950s and 1500 it will be SWEET lol IThink
Edited by age_ruler1 - 6/21/11 at 1:08pm
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