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Sign me up. Just got my HIS 7970 a couple hours ago, installed perfectly and maxed the CCC overdrive sliders w/ no problems so far smile.gif

http://www.techpowerup.com/gpuz/vxrqn/


Such a massive upgrade from the 1GB 5770 I just came from biggrin.gif
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(where you from ?)

Belgium smile.gif
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Sign me up. Just got my HIS 7970 a couple hours ago, installed perfectly and maxed the CCC overdrive sliders w/ no problems so far smile.gif
http://www.techpowerup.com/gpuz/vxrqn/
Such a massive upgrade from the 1GB 5770 I just came from biggrin.gif


Yeah I had one of those. It was a good card for about 5 minutes lol

 

Edit: Congrats


Edited by chillgreg - 2/14/12 at 4:45pm
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I was going to apply to the club, but alas my card doesn't want to play nice. frown.gif
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The thing won't break 1095 (core)/1570 (memory) MHz.. o_o

I have similar ASIC quality and results at stock voltage/stock fan profile. You can probably overclock a bit higher raising the voltage and a modified fan profile - I only raised it slightly to 1.181 from stock 1.175 (along with powertune +20% in Afterburner), and can now get 1100 core and 1700 memory, while at stock voltage I was limited to 1090 core and 1550 memory. I do keep the fan speed under 50% because anything higher sounds like a hurricane, under load it is between 44-48% fan speed. The only other thing I did was apply new TIM (used Arctic MX-4) because my card seemed a bit too hot compared to what others reported, but if your card's temperature is fine I am not sure if it will help.
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So... Will there be a signature we can all use? smile.gif


Oh, and is 75.4% a good ASIC quality number?


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I have similar ASIC quality and results at stock voltage/stock fan profile. You can probably overclock a bit higher raising the voltage and a modified fan profile - I only raised it slightly to 1.181 from stock 1.175 (along with powertune +20% in Afterburner), and can now get 1100 core and 1700 memory, while at stock voltage I was limited to 1090 core and 1550 memory. I do keep the fan speed under 50% because anything higher sounds like a hurricane, under load it is between 44-48% fan speed. The only other thing I did was apply new TIM (used Arctic MX-4) because my card seemed a bit too hot compared to what others reported, but if your card's temperature is fine I am not sure if it will help.

That is completely BS really.

I have one card with a low ASIC quality and I can get it to 1300/1700 easy.

I have another much higher in the 90+% and can't get stable past 1050.
     
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That is completely BS really.
I have one card with a low ASIC quality and I can get it to 1300/1700 easy.
I have another much higher in the 90+% and can't get stable past 1050.

Aye, something seems odd. I've got a card that is 88%, and the other is 78%. The card that is 78% can go up to 1200 without any issue- however, the 88% one can't get past 1070.
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it seems according to what I'm seeing the better ASIC chips do so so on o/cing with a low voltage increase on air.
but the lower asic ones do better with o/cing on a little higher voltage but need more cooling. but thats just my observation so far
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I've read before that it's recommended to not sync your oc settings inside of AB, is that correct? I've never done it this way and wonder if this may be my problem.
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I wouldn't be so quick to say it's the monitor's fault. AMD drivers have had problems just like that since the HD5xxx series release (and possibly earlier, this is when it happened to me (Nov, 2009)). Mine would only flicker on 2d, if running a game it was fine. That wasn't fixed completely until April 2010. It happened again during the HD 6xxx release. Not as bad, and again, with a sporadic, seemingly random group of cards.
It's things like this that make me dread buying another AMD card. Ugh. Broken AA, screen flicker, etc. It's never worked out well for me.
Check out AMD's driver forums. Probably quite a few people that sharing your pain.
Well i didint say its monitors fault, but its definately something to do with 120hz refresh rate and there is a lot others with same problem, most with 120hz/3d monitors too. I guess just need to use 60hz in dekstop use till AMD gets some fix out.

Quite disapointing to spend loads of money to this and find out that there isnt even whql drivers for these cards yet.
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