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This score is no better than the reference model

How, exactly, are you making that determination? What does a 'reference model' score?

And did you read the link in my signature yet?

Aside from your card seeming to take a little bit to ramp up to it's max clock speed (a little odd, but not an uncommon report on these boards), and the fact that you should probably create a better fan profile, I don't see anything too odd about your graphs there. It's possible that the extra time it takes for your card to ramp up in the beginning is causing your overall score to be slightly lower, but sadly I dunno how to 'fix' that issue. I also wouldn't worry about it wink.gif
    
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Both of them? Yeah, 1150 is terrible. lol, I'm past 1350, haha. You can equally have a dog from Gigabyte. I MUCH prefer EVGAs customer service to Gigabytes.

screenshot of that 1350? highest i've seen mentioned recently..
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screenshot of that 1350? highest i've seen mentioned recently..

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I ditched the evga 670 ftw. More like

FTL

I returned it for the gigabyte 670 OC.

Guess what? P9448 3dmark11

No stutter
No throttling
No 73c

That's untuned btw, same exact clock as the ftw.

I would blame nvidia for the poorly binned chips, but I blame evga more for not checking the quality of the card.

Not much win in the FTW.
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I ditched the evga 670 ftw. More like
FTL
I returned it for the gigabyte 670 OC.
Guess what? P9448 3dmark11
No stutter
No throttling
No 73c
That's untuned btw, same exact clock as the ftw.
I would blame nvidia for the poorly binned chips, but I blame evga more for not checking the quality of the card.
Not much win in the FTW.

Congrats on the new card...but you are seriously going overboard on blaming people. haha. Now overclock the new card and have a jolly time.
 
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I ditched the evga 670 ftw. More like
FTL
I returned it for the gigabyte 670 OC.
Guess what? P9448 3dmark11
No stutter
No throttling
No 73c
That's untuned btw, same exact clock as the ftw.
I would blame nvidia for the poorly binned chips, but I blame evga more for not checking the quality of the card.
Not much win in the FTW.

Meh ... other people are getting nice results w/the FTW, think maybe you just got a bum sample.

OTOH, the GB really is FTW (not biased either wink.gif) so I personally think you made a good call thumb.gif

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I ditched the evga 670 ftw. More like
FTL
I returned it for the gigabyte 670 OC.
Guess what? P9448 3dmark11
No stutter
No throttling
No 73c
That's untuned btw, same exact clock as the ftw.
I would blame nvidia for the poorly binned chips, but I blame evga more for not checking the quality of the card.
Not much win in the FTW.
Lol I am guessing you never had to rma anything in your life eh? It happens. Your going a bit overboard the FTW is a great card and i pass you in score as proof.
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Lol I am guessing you never had to rma anything in your life eh? It happens. Your going a bit overboard the FTW is a great card and i pass you in score as proof.

O.o

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O.o
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