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What is the PRIMARY Function of the Core Clock and Memory Clock when Overclocked in the games?

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hello vellas

I am about to ask something to you all, does overclocking the graphics card in the games will give a LARGE Advantages for the games? If yes, How big is it? and what is the primary function of the core and mem clock when both are overclocked in the games? such as BF3.

Thanks for any input.
Edited by Hijack14 - 11/27/12 at 1:39pm
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simply put

Mo4r MHZ = Mo4r FPS
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Originally Posted by StormX2 View Post

simply put
Mo4r MHZ = Mo4r FPS

and what is the function of mem clock? does it gives the advantages too? I am about to oc my 670 to prepare for the next games like crysis 3 etc.
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You want to overclock both anyway

Faster Ram and Faster Core is Good.
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my GPU has 4GB of Vram. Guess no need for memory OC for such GPUs right?

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You want to overclock both anyway
Faster Ram and Faster Core is Good.

and what if I only overclocked the core, and leave the mem to 0? does it will affect of my OC?
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Oh, and her eyou go

I found this Overclock.net Thread , this should help you out big time!

GTX 670 Master Guide to Overclocking


what? no you always overclock your ram too.
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Quote:
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my GPU has 4GB of Vram. Guess no need for memory OC for such GPUs right?

Memory capacity and memory speed are independant. Even with 4GB you still get an advantage from overclocking the memory.
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Memory overclocking, in my experience, doesn't make a very big difference in gaming. You should work to max out your core to the best you can get and raise memory just a bit for epeen. You'll see just as little real world gaming performance gains from overclocking your GPU's memory clock as you see from overclocking your RAM.
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Quote:
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my GPU has 4GB of Vram. Guess no need for memory OC for such GPUs right?

Component speed = number of action per second.
Faster processor needs less time to accomplish various task. Memory size =\= memory speed. Higher memory speed will reduces the communication delay between CPU and RAM. If your RAM size is capped, the extra data will be written on the SSD or your HDD that are much slower than your RAMs.
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