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Will this 6950 unlock?

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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814129171

Its reference, so i figure it will.
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im pretty sure amd pulled all of the unlockable 6950's off shelf.
edit: they took off the dual bios and bios switch as well.
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The best place to find that info is to look at the reviews. I checked them for this particular card and :

"THE CARD IN THE PICTURE IS NOT THE CARD YOU RECEIVE.

The pictured card is the original AMD reference version.

You will receive is a non-reference version, which lacks the shader unlock and extreme overclocking possibilities (aka- it cannot be flashed to outperform a stock 6970). It also has the cooling fan directly underneath your CPU, so if you have a Noctua, that means it's right in line with your CPU's heat output."

I think that is a NO lol. The only place to find these is on eBay, or other reseller. You might find my reference xfx 6950 up there soon enough
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