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post #11 of 37
I don't really think it's worth it. Your 570 is overclocked pretty far, you should get decent framerates and if the rumors for the 6xx/7xx series from Nvidia are even close to true they should blow the 7xx0 series from AMD out of the water. Save your money (fold with your 570 rolleyes.gif), and just get Kepler when it arrives. It should bring a bigger performance boost from 570 SC to 6xx/7xx than to 7950/7970. thumb.gif

Then again I like folding and Kepler looks to be pretty boss. biggrin.gif
 
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push that baby harder smile.gif ive got mine to 950mhz so far thumb.gif
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push that baby harder :) ive got mine to 950mhz so far :thumb:


Nah, I don't wanna increase the stock voltage and have higher temps, its solid like this.

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Nah, I don't wanna increase the stock voltage and have higher temps, its solid like this.

whne you say high temps what is it hitting atm?
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She caps at around 78-80c when on full load and 50ish when idle

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post #16 of 37
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push that baby harder smile.gif ive got mine to 950mhz so far thumb.gif

What voltage do you need? i need 1.1v for 920mhz (on water) but ive settled for 1.088, 900mhz.
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What voltage do you need? i need 1.1v for 920mhz (on water) but ive settled for 1.088, 900mhz.

i use 1.1v for 950mhz only issue im having atm is i cant use afterburner to raise the volts on it frown.gif have to use oc guru (gigabyte program) but its not great with gaming as it does tend to make the game glitchy

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She caps at around 78-80c when on full load and 50ish when idle

damn that seems pretty high :S i get around 73-77c while folding (some big work units that gets the core hotter then normal) yet to see how it goes while gaming
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She caps at around 78-80c when on full load and 50ish when idle

damn that seems pretty high :S i get around 73-77c while folding (some big work units that gets the core hotter then normal) yet to see how it goes while gaming

Is yours a reference cooler though?
 
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Is yours a reference cooler though?


It is

 

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post #20 of 37
Another vote to keep the 570. Mine isn't a great clocker, but is still trucking right along with any modern game @ 1200p. Personally, I'm ready for the new gen consoles to drop so I'll have a good reason to upgrade haha. I hate that that's the state of things, but we all know it's true.
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