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So i guess it was my fault, i used the installation version which is not modded i guess? the portable version show correct memory v thumb.gif

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stil iimits to 1.38 thanks for trying tho.

Must be BIOS locked then. Only 1.381 on my 7950 too, so that's probably the norm for public 7950/7970 BIOSes. Much over 1.25 shouldn't really be needed anyway for most cards, unless your extreme cooling them. I can do 1300 core with around 1.25 on my 7950 (HIS IceQ Turbo), review coming this week! thumb.gif

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So i guess it was my fault, i used the installation version which is not modded i guess? the portable version show correct memory v thumb.gif
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Haha, yes, you must use the "MOD" exe tongue.gif

Did I not explain that properly in the included Read Me? biggrin.gif
    
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My Sapphire HD 7970 Vapor-X GE 3gb seems to be a really lame overclocker. At stock 1.256V core voltage it does only 1150mhz. Asic quality is only 58.4%. Would it be worthwile in your opinion to raise the voltage to push it higher?
Edited by Ukkooh - 10/24/12 at 11:34am
     
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Originally Posted by lsdmeasap View Post

Must be BIOS locked then. Only 1.381 on my 7950 too, so that's probably the norm for public 7950/7970 BIOSes. Much over 1.25 shouldn't really be needed anyway for most cards, unless your extreme cooling them. I can do 1300 core with around 1.25 on my 7950 (HIS IceQ Turbo), review coming this week! thumb.gif
Haha, yes, you must use the "MOD" exe tongue.gif
Did I not explain that properly in the included Read Me? biggrin.gif

Well i think you need to change the read me, its a bit confusing for me redface.gif

"Install, then replace EXE

Or, can be ran directly from modified executable / Portable! "


It does not say that you got to use the version from the modded folder, since there is an installation file as well, which is not modded.
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OK, I will change it and reupload thumb.gif
    
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So long as your temps stay in check push the voltage up, but no higher than 1.3. Typically lower ASIC will like extra voltage a lot more, which is why they're recommended for watercooling.
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OK, I will change it and reupload thumb.gif

Thanks rep + and sorry for bothering tongue.gif
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Dont even bother with 12.10. Same deal, only ~50% GPU usage. Seems like 12.8 is the latest that actually works.

Thanks for testing for me. I'll revert to 12.8 for now once I find my copy.
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My Sapphire HD 7970 Vapor-X GE 3gb seems to be a really lame overclocker. At stock 1.256V core voltage it does only 1150mhz. Asic quality is only 58.4%. Would it be worthwile in your opinion to raise the voltage to push it higher?

Only if you can keeps temps well under control. core temps below 70c and VRM temops below 90c. Use HWinfo32 to monitor both the temps. Are you using sapphire trixx for overclocking. have you setup a custom fan profile in trixx. do that if you haven't .
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Thanks rep + and sorry for bothering tongue.gif

No worries, and thanks for the input! It's best to correct it now anyway, so that no one else gets confused later biggrin.gif

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