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Can this card be overclocked ?

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Hey guys
I'm planning on buying Gigabyte HD 6950 1 GB OC, and since that GPU is already overclocked, i was wondering can it be overclocked even more ?
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post #2 of 12
Definitely that beast can go higher as long as you supply enough voltage. But it's better to get
the non OC version to save some cash.
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Definitely that beast can go higher as long as you supply enough voltage. But it's better to get
the non OC version to save some cash.
I'm taking this one because i actually found it very cheap
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I'm taking this one because i actually found it very cheap

Hey if it's cheaper than the regular version why not for you can OC them
both =).
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Hey if it's cheaper than the regular version why not for you can OC them
both =).
Oh, i'm not doing crossfire
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Oh, i'm not doing crossfire

I mean either you get the non OC or the OC version you can still OC either
one of them
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yeah, oc the hell out it!!!!!!
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Originally Posted by dhenzjhen View Post
I mean either you get the non OC or the OC version you can still OC either
one of them
Oh, now that's good to hear
But let's say if i overclock the core clock to 950 will those 3 fans be enough ?
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@KEITHRH12

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Oh, now that's good to hear
But let's say if i overclock the core clock to 950 will those 3 fans be enough ?
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@KEITHRH12

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Oh yeah!!!
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post #10 of 12
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Oh yeah!!!
Ok, but how much will i actually gain FPS if i overclock it to 950 ?
The stock core clock is 870
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