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The title says it all. Are there any other bios that i should use over this one?

If there are no better bios, please tell me.
Edited by Rangerjr1 - 1/23/13 at 1:59pm
 
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I would check what your bios version is first. You can flash the ghz bios if you want
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Well this card has a 1050 mhz factory oc. So i wouldnt benefit from the GHZ Bios?
 
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It lowers voltages raises clocks and you would probably get more oc headroom
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It lowers voltages raises clocks and you would probably get more oc headroom

Really? can you give me the bios?
 
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http://www.techpowerup.com/vgabios/
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Quote:
Originally Posted by stringcheese166 View Post

http://www.techpowerup.com/vgabios/
Find the one for your card

Okay thanks alot, 1 last question. why would i pick the 1000-1050MHz one over the 1100 one? something about less power usage? Which exact one? ( im sorry for the many questions)
Edited by Rangerjr1 - 1/24/13 at 7:11am
 
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Its okay. Instead of finding the 7970 bios find the 7970 GHz BIOS
Edit: I should have been clearer. Fund one for your brand. Also if the card is reference it doesn't make.much of a difference what brand and you use
Edited by stringcheese166 - 1/24/13 at 7:24am
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post #9 of 10
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Quote:
Originally Posted by stringcheese166 View Post

Its okay. Instead of finding the 7970 bios find the 7970 GHz BIOS
Edit: I should have been clearer. Fund one for your brand. Also if the card is reference it doesn't make.much of a difference what brand and you use

I allready put all the filters in. Should i pick the one that is exactly 1GHz on core? Because there are like 4 of them

http://www.techpowerup.com/vgabios/index.php?page=1&architecture=ATI&manufacturer=Asus&model=HD+7970&interface=&memSize=3072
 
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It looks like the matrix is not reference. Most video cards have a dual bios but make sure you can flashback to your old bios. But try a reference GHz flash and see if it is stable
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