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Well i still think im gonna sell my cards and even stay with amd im jus ganna get 2 7990s when out although i could just get 1 more 7970 my mb supports 4 way crossfire. biggrin.gif
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I really wasn't going for nothing crazy, just was a request to see 55x. I'm happy sitting at 5ghz. I'm sure I could get 56x out of this one for sure, maybe even 57x. I will stomp all over this chip when my Ivy shows up so I can compare both to their MAX like I always do. 1.6v+ on chilled water biggrin.gif

EDIT: Wow, tripple post crunkazcanbe tongue.gif 4 7970's would more than likely crush 2 7990's. Why would you do that?

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After one full day of headaches trying to unlock voltage control with my new 7970's (plus other minor annoyances like trying to keep my 120Hz monitor from black-screening) I can easily say that Nvidia definitely has better and more stable drivers. I've never had the kind of crazy issues with an Nvidia card that I am having with these 7970's. That being said, I think I've finally gotten things settled down. I unlocked voltage control with the missing .dll files, disable ULPS in the registry, and am now slowly trying to find max OC at min voltage (1150MHz at 1137mV so far). My ASIC's suck (77.5% and 66.8%) so these are definitely not binned chips.

Overall I'd say I am satisfied though a bit disappointed that the stories I've heard about AMD's drivers seem to be somewhat accurate...

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Did anyone notice huge performance loss in BF3 after the patch?
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Did anyone notice huge performance loss in BF3 after the patch?

I noticed after installing my fresh OS and 12.3. Wasn't sure if it was 12.3 or the patch. I was on avg before around 90-100 and now 70-90
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should i update my drivers to the 12.3 ? i'm still using 8.921.2 RC11 ...
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should i update my drivers to the 12.3 ? i'm still using 8.921.2 RC11 ...

I like them better than Rc11 and everything is working well, but I had to do a fresh OS install. Going from Rc11 to 12.3 without was nothing but nightmares
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After one full day of headaches trying to unlock voltage control with my new 7970's (plus other minor annoyances like trying to keep my 120Hz monitor from black-screening) I can easily say that Nvidia definitely has better and more stable drivers. I've never had the kind of crazy issues with an Nvidia card that I am having with these 7970's. That being said, I think I've finally gotten things settled down. I unlocked voltage control with the missing .dll files, disable ULPS in the registry, and am now slowly trying to find max OC at min voltage (1150MHz at 1137mV so far). My ASIC's suck (77.5% and 66.8%) so these are definitely not binned chips.
Overall I'd say I am satisfied though a bit disappointed that the stories I've heard about AMD's drivers seem to be somewhat accurate...
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What drivers are you on or have you been battling? I would try rc11 if you haven't yet. OOhh, you are using one of the 12.3 drivers eh? Those drivers annoy me.
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these are definitely not binned chips.

Like I've always said man, they are not binned like how people think they are. It's just like Alex says, binned for voltage at advertised speeds does not equate to guaranteed overclock. Btw, did you try running each card and maxing out overdrive at stock voltage first?

Btw, that's a nice looking rig.
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Did anyone notice huge performance loss in BF3 after the patch?


I got great performance with patch and 12.4 beta.

 

Resolution: 2560x1600

Settings: Custom / Ultra, except MSAA was 2xMSAA.

 

Results were varied: 80 (min) FPS ~ 170 FPS, but absolutely satisfactory.

 

Overclock: 1250 MHz / 1600 MHz @ 1.231v GPU / 1.605v MEM <- Reported by Afterburner no HWinfo or HWMonitor etc.

 

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I like them better than Rc11 and everything is working well, but I had to do a fresh OS install. Going from Rc11 to 12.3 without was nothing but nightmares

A lot of people have been talking about ATiMon or DSweep not necessary, did you infact use it before the fresh OS install?

 

I hate beating a dead horse to people, but for the last 2 years+ its been absolutely necessary to fix at least 80% of driver issues for 5xxx, 6xxx cards I don't honestly see any evidence its mysteriously been fixed.  Installing AMD drivers on top of each other is asking for trouble in my opinion.

 

 

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After one full day of headaches trying to unlock voltage control with my new 7970's (plus other minor annoyances like trying to keep my 120Hz monitor from black-screening) I can easily say that Nvidia definitely has better and more stable drivers. I've never had the kind of crazy issues with an Nvidia card that I am having with these 7970's. That being said, I think I've finally gotten things settled down. I unlocked voltage control with the missing .dll files, disable ULPS in the registry, and am now slowly trying to find max OC at min voltage (1150MHz at 1137mV so far). My ASIC's suck (77.5% and 66.8%) so these are definitely not binned chips.

Overall I'd say I am satisfied though a bit disappointed that the stories I've heard about AMD's drivers seem to be somewhat accurate...

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Very pretty sleeving, definitely need that white in my rig.

 

I think thats what a lot of AMD only users don't get, it is incredibly rare at least for high end GPUs to have to jump through these hoops to get stability, and setup correctly, or just properly installed.

 

I think that with the introduction of 680, there is added complexity in overclocking, similar to AMD, however, as far as being a nightmare at times, AMD's drivers are pro at that.  Anybody who disagrees simply hasn't owned CrossfireX or tried enough different/plethora of games.  I am sure I on the high end of the bellcurve, but every Steam sale leaves me with an extra 10 games I wasn't planning on buying, and I do eventually play them, or try to, only to find out AMDs drivers often prevent me from just "jumping in game."  I have to find a fix/specific driver/work around etc.  Its gotten really old.

 

Just yesterday, a combination of Skyrim plus AMD drivers plus Afterburner couldn't get my main GPU clocks out of idle.  BF3 was working, MW3 was working as it should, Sims 3 was glitching to high hell, but had the right clock speeds.  3 Sets of drivers, disabling all mods, troubleshooting utilities one by one.  Afterburner showed no issues, Skyrim didn't work even with no utilities on start up.  Essentially took 2 hours of troubleshooting when I had 2.5 hours to play.  Crap like that always leaves a bad taste in my mouth.


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