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I'll edit with screenshots later but i tried 2 Matrix Platinums about a month and a half ago

1st card: Benches fine at 1270mhz core, 1775mhz memory 1.3v
2nd card: Not stable after 1200mhz core

Kept the first card and found a sweet spot at 1240/1775 1.28v

Pretty happy with the performance, even happier because it came with the Never Settle Bundle - sold the games and recouped about $90 of the cost of Matrix.
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Without tesselation the score should be higher, try out the 12.11 driver.
    
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Without tesselation the score should be higher, try out the 12.11 driver.
It is the 12.11 driver..
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Just register for the sake of contributing to this thread, on this card, I can't even go beyond 1130 without artifact in both dx9 game (GW 2) and dx11 (Crysis 2). Consider the amount of money I pay extra, I expect more than a mediocre 30 mhz more than the default speed.
thats very disappointing , i thought i got the worst 7970 plat out there , but at least i can reach 1175 without touching the volts beyond that is not stable at all. not to mention the far cry 3 performance is laggy as hell , even without AA , not to mention the fact that the overall look of that game is mediocre (even maxed out) and its a "AMD OPRIMIZED"
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Im going from 2 560Ti's 2GB versions to this one, I hate AMD but this one was insane so I just had to try, really looking forward to get it.
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Just some info, this setting suck, if you use it your OC will get unstable and your score skyfall smile.gif
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Without tesselation the score should be higher, try out the 12.11 driver.

Got a better score now, tried flashing my BIOS for the old one and deleting all AMD content. Got 3 fps more in heaven on stock smile.gif
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Best waterblock for this card ??
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Hit 1300 on card so far in limited testing.

One thing thats been troubling me is the amount of vcore jumping during load. I set vcore to 1.35V in GPU Tweak but in the monitor when the card is loaded the actual vcore is between 1.270-1.280 and sometimes it goes even lower when the card isn't fully used.
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