Overclock.net › Forums › Graphics Cards › NVIDIA › Gigabyte GTX 670 OC Version *HANDS ON*
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

Gigabyte GTX 670 OC Version *HANDS ON* - Page 124

post #1231 of 1506
Quote:
Originally Posted by ohhgourami View Post

Nope I got a 1355 MHz one and I'm in the states.

Same, I'm in the US and mine runs 1354mhz 24/7 stable, it might do higher (I ran at 1378 for awhile but haven't fully stability tested that) with +250 on the memory as well. Love it!
The Sig Rig
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2600K @ 4.xghz MSI Z68A-GD65 (G3) MSI GTX 970 Gaming SLI @ 1504mhz core/8020mhz m... 16GB DDR3 2x 8gb @ 1866mhz C8 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
240GB Sandisk Extreme A few 2tb hdd's. DVDRW Corsair H75 CLC on the CPU 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit ACER B326hk 4k 60hz 3840x2160 IPS sst display Coolermaster Cherry MX Brown switch mechanical ... Corsair TX 950w 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Fractal Design Define R3 Black Pearl Logitech MX518 EverGlide Titan "Medium" Soundblaster Z PCIE 
  hide details  
Reply
The Sig Rig
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2600K @ 4.xghz MSI Z68A-GD65 (G3) MSI GTX 970 Gaming SLI @ 1504mhz core/8020mhz m... 16GB DDR3 2x 8gb @ 1866mhz C8 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
240GB Sandisk Extreme A few 2tb hdd's. DVDRW Corsair H75 CLC on the CPU 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit ACER B326hk 4k 60hz 3840x2160 IPS sst display Coolermaster Cherry MX Brown switch mechanical ... Corsair TX 950w 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Fractal Design Define R3 Black Pearl Logitech MX518 EverGlide Titan "Medium" Soundblaster Z PCIE 
  hide details  
Reply
post #1232 of 1506
Golden tiger and a golden gpu. biggrin.gif
550D
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7-2700K Gigabyte Z77X-UD3H EVGA GTX 970 ACX 2.0+ SSC 4 x 4GB Samsung Green 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Crucial 240gb Samsung EVO 250gb Corsair H80 Win7 Ultimate 64 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Qnix 2560x1440p Quickfire TK MX Brown XFX 750w Black Edition Corsair 550D 
MouseMouse Pad
Lefty Deathadder X Trac Ripper XXL 
  hide details  
Reply
550D
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7-2700K Gigabyte Z77X-UD3H EVGA GTX 970 ACX 2.0+ SSC 4 x 4GB Samsung Green 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Crucial 240gb Samsung EVO 250gb Corsair H80 Win7 Ultimate 64 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Qnix 2560x1440p Quickfire TK MX Brown XFX 750w Black Edition Corsair 550D 
MouseMouse Pad
Lefty Deathadder X Trac Ripper XXL 
  hide details  
Reply
post #1233 of 1506
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mals View Post

I feel like there has to be some other issue going on here. It i possible you got a really bunk card, but there are tons of other factors that could contribute to this.

Not trying to be rude, but there really isn't tons of other factors. I appreciate you taking the time to respond but I believe there is only the "bunk" card solution. Considering the voltage is locked theres nothing else that could make this card stable. I have tried both PCI2 and PCI3 Gen. I have tried to only push the core. I have tried to keep the voltage "stock" and the power target 100%. I'm, not disappointed by the card because it still shines. I'm disappointed at my misfortune when a good percentage around me have had a much better overclocking experience.
The Traitor
(12 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5 3570K Z77A-GD65 (MS-7751) Gigabyte GeForce GTX 670 Samsung 8GB Low Voltage 
Hard DriveCoolingCoolingOS
Patriot Pyro SE 120GB SSD Raystorm XSPC EX240 Windows 7 Home X64 
PowerCaseMouseAudio
OCZ ZX 850W Fractal Design Arc Midi Coolermaster Spawn Steelseries Siberia V2 Headset 
  hide details  
Reply
The Traitor
(12 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5 3570K Z77A-GD65 (MS-7751) Gigabyte GeForce GTX 670 Samsung 8GB Low Voltage 
Hard DriveCoolingCoolingOS
Patriot Pyro SE 120GB SSD Raystorm XSPC EX240 Windows 7 Home X64 
PowerCaseMouseAudio
OCZ ZX 850W Fractal Design Arc Midi Coolermaster Spawn Steelseries Siberia V2 Headset 
  hide details  
Reply
post #1234 of 1506
Quote:
Originally Posted by Skrumzy View Post

Not trying to be rude, but there really isn't tons of other factors. I appreciate you taking the time to respond but I believe there is only the "bunk" card solution. Considering the voltage is locked theres nothing else that could make this card stable. I have tried both PCI2 and PCI3 Gen. I have tried to only push the core. I have tried to keep the voltage "stock" and the power target 100%. I'm, not disappointed by the card because it still shines. I'm disappointed at my misfortune when a good percentage around me have had a much better overclocking experience.

If you had a crap PSU I might suggest there's at least one possible other factor, but you don't, and therefore basically you're right.

Could also be worth re-doing TIM though, because temp sensors on chips only measure the temp at one specific spot ... bad contact elsewhere could create a hot-spot that reduces OC-ability. Cheap, easy, and worth trying IMHO.
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
xeon X5675 6-core @ 4.1ghz (1.29v, 20x205 +ht ) rampage iii extreme msi rx470 gaming X (the $159 budget king) 3 x 2gb corsair xms3 pc12800 (9-9-9-24-1T@1600MHz) 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
hynix 250gb ssd (boot), 2tb deskstar (apps),1tb... plextor px-712sa - still the best optical drive... corsair h8o v2 aio W10 home 
MonitorPowerCaseAudio
asus vw266h 25.5" (1920x1200) abs sl (enermax revolution) * single 70A rail 850w silverstone rv-03 XFi Titanium 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
xeon X5675 6-core @ 4.1ghz (1.29v, 20x205 +ht ) rampage iii extreme msi rx470 gaming X (the $159 budget king) 3 x 2gb corsair xms3 pc12800 (9-9-9-24-1T@1600MHz) 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
hynix 250gb ssd (boot), 2tb deskstar (apps),1tb... plextor px-712sa - still the best optical drive... corsair h8o v2 aio W10 home 
MonitorPowerCaseAudio
asus vw266h 25.5" (1920x1200) abs sl (enermax revolution) * single 70A rail 850w silverstone rv-03 XFi Titanium 
  hide details  
Reply
post #1235 of 1506

This Gigabyte Windforce is a Dual slot card right folks? 

 

I just read in an review that the cooler is a dual slot cooler, so this made me worried.

post #1236 of 1506
90% top tier vga card are dual slot cooler, 9% are 3 slot, 1% are 1 slot (water block)
post #1237 of 1506
Quote:
Originally Posted by nismofreak View Post

In the box you should have two power adapters: 1-6pin to molex and 1-8pin to molex adapter. That'll allow you to get power to the card.
What's your psu wattage? You need a minimum of 550 for this card (as stated by the manufacture).

It's the one listed on my signature, the Enermax 625 pro82. Will I be having issues? I am impressed by it though.
Edited by zefs - 5/31/12 at 2:46am
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
[intel] i5 2500K @ 4.5 GHz [Asus] P8Z68-V [GB] GTX 970 G1 [Kingston] HyperX Fury 1600MHz - 16GB 
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
[Crucial] MX 100 Windows 10 64 bit [BenQ] XL2411Z [EVGA] SuperNOVA 750W G2 
Case
[Corsair] 330R 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
[intel] i5 2500K @ 4.5 GHz [Asus] P8Z68-V [GB] GTX 970 G1 [Kingston] HyperX Fury 1600MHz - 16GB 
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
[Crucial] MX 100 Windows 10 64 bit [BenQ] XL2411Z [EVGA] SuperNOVA 750W G2 
Case
[Corsair] 330R 
  hide details  
Reply
post #1238 of 1506
Code:
Quote:
Originally Posted by zefs View Post

It's the one listed on my signature, the Enermax 625 pro82. Will I be having issues? I am impressed by it though.

Well, based on what techpowerup said here, you should be good. The 670 uses less wattage than your current 570 under full load. If you haven't had any issues with the 570 getting enough juice then the 670 shouldn't have any issues.

Good luck with your decision! thumb.gif
Sequoia
(18 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Intel Core i5 2500K ASRock Z68 Extreme7 Gen3 Intel HD Graphics 3000 (GT2) Gigabyte GV-N670OC-2GD Ultra Durable VGA Series... 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 4GB 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM... Intel 320 Series SSDSA2CW080G3K5 2.5" 80GB SATA... SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ 1TB 7200 RPM 32MB ... Seagate ST2000DM001 Barracuda 7200RPM 2 TB SATA... 
Optical DriveCoolingCoolingCooling
LG Black 12X BD-R 2X BD-RE 16X DVD+R 12X DVD-RA... Noctua NH-D14 120mm & 140mm SSO CPU Cooler Arctic Silver 5 XIGMATEK CCA-EMFCB-U01 4 in 3 HDD Cage Extra Ha... 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Win7 Pro 64-bit Samsung SyncMaster 2494 1080p DVI HP Multimedia PS/2 Keyboard XFX 850W Core Edition Power Supply 
CaseMouse
COOLER MASTER HAF 932 Advanced Logitech Trackman 
  hide details  
Reply
Sequoia
(18 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Intel Core i5 2500K ASRock Z68 Extreme7 Gen3 Intel HD Graphics 3000 (GT2) Gigabyte GV-N670OC-2GD Ultra Durable VGA Series... 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 4GB 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM... Intel 320 Series SSDSA2CW080G3K5 2.5" 80GB SATA... SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ 1TB 7200 RPM 32MB ... Seagate ST2000DM001 Barracuda 7200RPM 2 TB SATA... 
Optical DriveCoolingCoolingCooling
LG Black 12X BD-R 2X BD-RE 16X DVD+R 12X DVD-RA... Noctua NH-D14 120mm & 140mm SSO CPU Cooler Arctic Silver 5 XIGMATEK CCA-EMFCB-U01 4 in 3 HDD Cage Extra Ha... 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Win7 Pro 64-bit Samsung SyncMaster 2494 1080p DVI HP Multimedia PS/2 Keyboard XFX 850W Core Edition Power Supply 
CaseMouse
COOLER MASTER HAF 932 Advanced Logitech Trackman 
  hide details  
Reply
post #1239 of 1506
Quote:
Originally Posted by nismofreak View Post

Code:
Well, based on what techpowerup said here, you should be good. The 670 uses less wattage than your current 570 under full load. If you haven't had any issues with the 570 getting enough juice then the 670 shouldn't have any issues.
Good luck with your decision! thumb.gif

Not only that, i was able to have my 570 to 900/2000 and i5 2500K at 4.8, with my PSU, 24/7. That's why I said I am impressed smile.gif
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
[intel] i5 2500K @ 4.5 GHz [Asus] P8Z68-V [GB] GTX 970 G1 [Kingston] HyperX Fury 1600MHz - 16GB 
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
[Crucial] MX 100 Windows 10 64 bit [BenQ] XL2411Z [EVGA] SuperNOVA 750W G2 
Case
[Corsair] 330R 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
[intel] i5 2500K @ 4.5 GHz [Asus] P8Z68-V [GB] GTX 970 G1 [Kingston] HyperX Fury 1600MHz - 16GB 
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
[Crucial] MX 100 Windows 10 64 bit [BenQ] XL2411Z [EVGA] SuperNOVA 750W G2 
Case
[Corsair] 330R 
  hide details  
Reply
post #1240 of 1506
Quote:
Originally Posted by zefs View Post

Not only that, i was able to have my 570 to 900/2000 and i5 2500K at 4.8, with my PSU, 24/7. That's why I said I am impressed smile.gif
thumb.gif
Btw, nice CPU there!
Sequoia
(18 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Intel Core i5 2500K ASRock Z68 Extreme7 Gen3 Intel HD Graphics 3000 (GT2) Gigabyte GV-N670OC-2GD Ultra Durable VGA Series... 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 4GB 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM... Intel 320 Series SSDSA2CW080G3K5 2.5" 80GB SATA... SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ 1TB 7200 RPM 32MB ... Seagate ST2000DM001 Barracuda 7200RPM 2 TB SATA... 
Optical DriveCoolingCoolingCooling
LG Black 12X BD-R 2X BD-RE 16X DVD+R 12X DVD-RA... Noctua NH-D14 120mm & 140mm SSO CPU Cooler Arctic Silver 5 XIGMATEK CCA-EMFCB-U01 4 in 3 HDD Cage Extra Ha... 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Win7 Pro 64-bit Samsung SyncMaster 2494 1080p DVI HP Multimedia PS/2 Keyboard XFX 850W Core Edition Power Supply 
CaseMouse
COOLER MASTER HAF 932 Advanced Logitech Trackman 
  hide details  
Reply
Sequoia
(18 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Intel Core i5 2500K ASRock Z68 Extreme7 Gen3 Intel HD Graphics 3000 (GT2) Gigabyte GV-N670OC-2GD Ultra Durable VGA Series... 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 4GB 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM... Intel 320 Series SSDSA2CW080G3K5 2.5" 80GB SATA... SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ 1TB 7200 RPM 32MB ... Seagate ST2000DM001 Barracuda 7200RPM 2 TB SATA... 
Optical DriveCoolingCoolingCooling
LG Black 12X BD-R 2X BD-RE 16X DVD+R 12X DVD-RA... Noctua NH-D14 120mm & 140mm SSO CPU Cooler Arctic Silver 5 XIGMATEK CCA-EMFCB-U01 4 in 3 HDD Cage Extra Ha... 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Win7 Pro 64-bit Samsung SyncMaster 2494 1080p DVI HP Multimedia PS/2 Keyboard XFX 850W Core Edition Power Supply 
CaseMouse
COOLER MASTER HAF 932 Advanced Logitech Trackman 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: NVIDIA
Overclock.net › Forums › Graphics Cards › NVIDIA › Gigabyte GTX 670 OC Version *HANDS ON*