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is that related to the Sapphire HD 7970 from your sig?

No. I'm talking about our club members(kokin and eternal7rance) 2 and 3 post up. Their 7950s went out on them. My Sapphire has been a bullet proof beast.
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"Dear Sir
It's depands on your model. Some model VRM come with heatsink, some are not. Normally VRM temp higher than GPU temp plus 20c. We used to suggest around 110c as maximum for your hardware life. Hope this can help you.
Regards"

If anyone was wondering:)
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Flashed both my msi hd 7950 twin frozr iii cards with the hd 7970 vtx3d bios no problems so far and no having to use a oc utility and they both still show up as hd 7950's
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Flashed both my msi hd 7950 twin frozr iii cards with the hd 7970 vtx3d bios no problems so far and no having to use a oc utility and they both still show up as hd 7950's
So are you getting perfomance of HD 7970s or still HD 7950?
btw, any fix for this?

Edited by sena - 7/25/12 at 4:08pm
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Just got my msi 7950 biggrin.gif what driver should i get and should i flash it to a 7970?
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which msi 7950 did you get? Is it recommended to disable ulps for crossfire?
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which msi 7950 did you get? Is it recommended to disable ulps for crossfire?

The twin frozr 3gd5 the one on newegg
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Flashing a 7950 with a 7970 bios will not unlock anything.
     
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My MSI Twin Frozr 7950 arrived today! Yay! biggrin.gif Mine also came with a 7970 PCB.

I currently have it running stable at 1100/1400 with voltage set at 1081mV. Heaven crashed when I first tried the aforementioned clocks at the default voltage of 1031mV.

Here's a Heaven bench comparison between my GTX 460 @ 802 core/1604 shader/953 memory, 7950 at stock clocks of 880/1250, and 7950 at 1100/1400.



My 7950 temps are around 43 degrees idle and 72 degrees load. My only issue so far is a random Grey Screen of Death when I was browsing online, apparently it's an issue with firefox/flash that has come back since Cat 12.6. Hopefully it'll be fixed in the next driver release.

Oh, and here is my 3D Mark 11 score:


Edited by ultralord910 - 7/25/12 at 6:42pm
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Awesome card now time for another one lol, they sale like hot cakes haha biggrin.gif
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