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gddr5 =/= ddr5
Thank you. There were many, many, many confused readers. Now they are no longer confused.

BTW, it is HD6950 2GB for you other confused readers. Not 6950.
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1500 is also way beyond the realm of ref 6970s, which generally overclock like horse manure. At this point, I'd reference your latter point as well.
What? I have two reference 6970s and I have 1500memory clock. So does kcuestag, bradleyW I believe also has them, and many other 6970 users. I haven't even pushed these cards, I bet I could go much much higher.
    
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Thank you. There were many, many, many confused readers. Now they are no longer confused.
no worries, glad I could help...

It just annoys me when people use DDR and GDDR interchangeably, as they are obviously different...
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Thank you.
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Thanks for this.
No problem, mates! Glad I could help!
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I unlocked both my XFX reference 6950 to 6970, but was getting unbearable amounts of driver instability regardless of which versions I installed (I also run Eyefinity which may have been a good deal of the issues). I eventually rolled it back and couldn’t be happier. If your cards are able to do it without problems, I would definitely recommend it. Although, I personally would take a 10% potential performance loss for 99% stability any day.
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