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XFX Non-Reference 6950 - Any potential to OC?

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I just purchased an XFX Non Reference 6950 2gb for $220 CAD. It does not have a bios switch.

It probably won't shader unlock but have you guys ever seen the non reference 6950's hit stock 6970 clocks? I'm looking to CF in the future, I'm just wondering if anyone's had any experience with these.

It's in the mail btw
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Yes. It should absolutely hit 6970 clocks. A 6950 has a much better overclock potential than a 6970 normally.
    
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That's good to hear. I am hoping that cf 6950's will be able to tackle 1920x1200 or even 5760x1200 in the future.
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6950's should handle 1920x1200 fine. My 5830 overclocked to 1000core handles 1080p fine I think you will have no problem with a single 6950.
    
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