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watercool it and and add voltage.

Not worth it. People are not getting any better OCs with Water. I even tried 1200Mhz with 1.25v and nothing.
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Not worth it. People are not getting any better OCs with Water. I even tried 1200Mhz with 1.25v and nothing.

Silence alone is worth it. People with big overclocks on air have their fans screaming. Heat is what kills the overclock. I could not even do 1125 on stock voltage on air like you said that you can. I 'm guessingt you could hit 1225+ if you could keep the core temp below 45C.

Water most definitely helps reach higher oc.
Edited by PARTON - 3/12/12 at 6:35am
    
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Afterburner beta 14 has its own +/- 20% slider, there's no need to use CCC.

Or just set it in CCC when using Trixx, does the same I guess smile.gif
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I got a HD7970 OCd to 1125/1575 with a FX8150 OCd to 4100MHz.

When I play BF3 on ultra, GPU only shows around 70% usage and FPS keep dropping to mid 50's. redface.gifmad.gif

Running driver 12.2
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I got a HD7970 OCd to 1125/1575 with a FX8150 OCd to 4100MHz.
When I play BF3 on ultra, GPU only shows around 70% usage and FPS keep dropping to mid 50's. redface.gifmad.gif
Running driver 12.2

Thats the CPU Sorry. 1080p does that for you.
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Thats the CPU Sorry. 1080p does that for you.

If 1080P does that what other res can I use? Time for a monitor upgrade? headscratch.gif
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If 1080P does that what other res can I use? Time for a monitor upgrade? headscratch.gif

Or get an Intel CPU wink.gif
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I got a HD7970 OCd to 1125/1575 with a FX8150 OCd to 4100MHz.
When I play BF3 on ultra, GPU only shows around 70% usage and FPS keep dropping to mid 50's. redface.gifmad.gif
Running driver 12.2

Ya I noticed that with the WHQL 12.2, my GPU usage has dropped as well (70-80% along with lower temps), BUT my FPS is still @ 120 so I dont mind. So far I am very happy with the WHQL release, no issues for me in the past 3 days thumb.gif

Here is my 3D11 with 12.2 WHQL. CPU @ 4.4, GPU's @ 1025/1475
http://3dmark.com/3dm11/2945539;jsessionid=18ijzrfa8ftdbb4z759bdz1ny
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I'm using the Feb 28th 12.3 driver that was leaked. Is this one on AMD's site now better than the one I'm using? How's it running for others?
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