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post #891 of 6757
well i have experienced stutter where 192bit bus of 660 is not enough. you should rather save and buy another 670 and you are set for years to come. 660s are great but 192bit bus is a limitation

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post #892 of 6757

i have a question, i unlocked my bios but i cant figure out how to mod it. when i go into a program like NiBiTor it doesnt give me the option of 600 series cards...

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Originally Posted by revro View Post

well i have experienced stutter where 192bit bus of 660 is not enough. you should rather save and buy another 670 and you are set for years to come. 660s are great but 192bit bus is a limitation

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revro

Thats why I OC the stuffing out of the memory, +700 helps biggrin.gif
post #894 of 6757
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i have a question, i unlocked my bios but i cant figure out how to mod it. when i go into a program like NiBiTor it doesnt give me the option of 600 series cards...
Use kgb. edit the cfg file.
 
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when your in the cmd? I was never taught how to do this in any way and i dont want to screw something up

 

if so while in the cmd, how? 

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when your in the cmd? I was never taught how to do this in any way and i dont want to screw something up

 

if so while in the cmd, how? 

need answer soon please!

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all the info is in this thread.. have you tried reading it? lol

http://www.overclock.net/t/1330897/official-gtx-660-non-ti-owners-club/540

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ok, im down to the end but i have a prob. i modded the max voltage, and i unlocked, but when i use firestorm and try to flash it gives me an error, i am unable to read it because it goes by so fast but you should know what im talking about

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ok i think i got it.

 

it didnt give me an error but its just sitting there saying NVIDIA Firmware Update <Version 5.101>

 

is this good?

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Originally Posted by Seid Dark View Post

I'm considering switching my GTX 670 for GTX 660 SLI. I could sell my Gigabyte card for 300€ and buy used 660's for 320-360€.

Would it be worth it for 120Hz screen? Right now with single 670 I'm struggling to get 120fps in some games without resorting to low settings. Getting another 670 would be too expensive.

I did exactly what you are thinking of doing too... It just did not make sense to me at all to have a 400$ single card and low performance on 120hz screen, when i could get two cards for 420$ and 40-45% more performance. On my end though, my 670 was a major waste of money. It did not like 1.212mv overvolt, and was the worst overclocking card i have ever seen lol biggrin.gif. I just disliked it, and nothing could justify the price compared to 660's in SLI.

The talk about the 192 bit bus in 660's and 660ti's, is major garbage to me on 1080p (120hz/60Hz), and it's well exaggerated by most people on this forum. I would definitely love to turn down my AA to x4 in some VERY demanding games and maintain 100+fps AVG.

Like... come on, 8x AA is cool and all, but is AA the reason why you would spend 800$ for 670 SLI? tongue.gif.... Blah! haha

This was my 670's highest score in Heaven 3.0 (Overclocked) 47.2 AVG FPS Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)

This is my 660 Single card current highest score in Heaven 3.0 (Overclocked) 38.4 = -8.8 AVG FPS Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)

And Finally, this is my 660's in SLI current highest score in Heaven 3.0 (Overclocked) 73.3 = +26.1 AVG FPS Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)

Worth it for 20$ extra? I would say DEFINITELY!!! biggrin.gif
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