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Trifire 6950s. Two Cayman, One Antilles? What?

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I have two Sapphire Dirt 3 6950s and one XFX 6950.

I just noticed in GPU-Z that the XFX card is listed as an Antilles chip while the Sapphires are Cayman. I thought Antilles was 6990 only.

Anyone able to clue me in? Could this possibly be why the XFX runs a lot cooler?
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could be a gpu z glitch
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I have two Sapphire Dirt 3 6950s and one XFX 6950.

I just noticed in GPU-Z that the XFX card is listed as an Antilles chip while the Sapphires are Cayman. I thought Antilles was 6990 only.

Anyone able to clue me in? Could this possibly be why the XFX runs a lot cooler?
If the BIOS has been tampered with, that's probably why. No, it runs cooler when getting more fresh air.
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My sapphire Dirt 3 6950 says Antilles. Hmmm?

Kombustor sees it as a 6970 -- yet it hasn't been flashed.
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