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Hey all i recently purchased 2 VTX 6970 x editions and when i play games ...Crysis 2 mainly, after about 10 - 20 mins the pc freezes.
In the catalyst cc there is an overvolt bar but i wouldnt think having the cards at the factory overclocked settings 940mhz core and 1425 mem you would need to touch that.

It runs 3dmk 06 and 11 without crashing.

Any ideas.
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check your case air flow system two 6970 relly heats the air in the case some powerfull fans need to pull them out
    
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they have aftermarket coolers on already. i have 3 200mm fans and 5 90 mm fans plus the side of my case isnt on atm due to water pumps hangin out lol
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could also be cpu/ram heck once i was stumped for months till figured out it was my sound card software.
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I just played bc2 for ages and it was perfect max gfx 8x aa, 1920 x 1200
the cards were in the mid 60s.
I added 1% overvolt
must of been that.
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Hey all i recently purchased 2 VTX 6970 x editions and when i play games ...Crysis 2 mainly, after about 10 - 20 mins the pc freezes.
In the catalyst cc there is an overvolt bar but i wouldnt think having the cards at the factory overclocked settings 940mhz core and 1425 mem you would need to touch that.

It runs 3dmk 06 and 11 without crashing.

Any ideas.
Any chance of using Afterburner?

Yes, for some games that load the GPUs more than other games you will need to enable CCC Overdrive and set Power Setting +5%, if it still freezes add another +5%. After changes for 2 GPUs, click "apply" for it to take effect. Give it a try.
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i think the ccc overvolt is pretty good. the heatpipes on the coolers get amazingly hot.
might get some full cover waterblocks for the hell of it.
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