Overclock.net › Forums › Graphics Cards › AMD/ATI › I just bought the new 7870 LE Tahiti card, it will be my first time overclocking. Any tips?
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

I just bought the new 7870 LE Tahiti card, it will be my first time overclocking. Any tips? - Page 7

post #61 of 113
I got in on the $209 Newegg deal. Hoping to see what this baby can do! biggrin.gif
I'm upgrading from a 4870 512mb....lol
Core i5 6600
(12 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 6600 Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3P  Powercolor 2GB 7870 (TAHITI LE) G.SKILL Ripjaws V Series 16GB DDR4-2800 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Samsung SM951 256GB NVMe LG GGC-H20LK: Blu-ray & HD-DVD Windows 10 Pro Dell UltraSharp U2414H 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech 967740-0403 EVGA 120-G1-0750-XR 80 PLUS GOLD 750 W Antec Nine Hundred Logitech G400 
  hide details  
Reply
Core i5 6600
(12 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 6600 Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3P  Powercolor 2GB 7870 (TAHITI LE) G.SKILL Ripjaws V Series 16GB DDR4-2800 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Samsung SM951 256GB NVMe LG GGC-H20LK: Blu-ray & HD-DVD Windows 10 Pro Dell UltraSharp U2414H 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech 967740-0403 EVGA 120-G1-0750-XR 80 PLUS GOLD 750 W Antec Nine Hundred Logitech G400 
  hide details  
Reply
post #62 of 113
Quote:
Originally Posted by SiXiam View Post

I got in on the $209 Newegg deal. Hoping to see what this baby can do! biggrin.gif
I'm upgrading from a 4870 512mb....lol

Congratulations! It should do a whole lot wink.gif

For me this baby does everything perfectly on stock clock settings. For some really intensive games I lower the AA a little bit and then they work perfectly on maximum graphic settings.
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core™ i5-3550 Ivy Bridge Intel DH77EB Club3D HD 7870 (Tahiti LE) 16GB DDR3 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
WD 250 + 500 GB Windows 7 - 64 bit Dell ST2320L Does it matter? :P 
PowerCaseMouse
Corsair GS600 (600w) CM Elite 335 Logitech Mx518 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core™ i5-3550 Ivy Bridge Intel DH77EB Club3D HD 7870 (Tahiti LE) 16GB DDR3 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
WD 250 + 500 GB Windows 7 - 64 bit Dell ST2320L Does it matter? :P 
PowerCaseMouse
Corsair GS600 (600w) CM Elite 335 Logitech Mx518 
  hide details  
Reply
post #63 of 113
Quote:
Originally Posted by SiXiam View Post

I got in on the $209 Newegg deal. Hoping to see what this baby can do! biggrin.gif
I'm upgrading from a 4870 512mb....lol

It will do a whole lot of improvment when i upgraded from my 4870 to my 6950 it was a huge increase but all the way to a 7870 you will love it thumb.gif
post #64 of 113
Why i get a much more slower mark than at stock?? Its the same at Unigine Heaven 4.0 :

Stock:

http://www.3dmark.com/3dm/304172

OC:

http://www.3dmark.com/3dm/304303
 
Taurean
(13 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel core i5 4570 Biostar Hi-Fi Z87X 3D Club 3D royalQueen 280x G.Skill 4gb DDR3  
Hard DriveCoolingCoolingCooling
Samsung 840 EKWB Supreme-LTX Plexi/Nickel EKWB DCP 2.2 Pump EKWB 120mm XT 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
EK-CSQ Fitting 10/16mm -Nickel MagiCool 360mm SLIM EKWB FC-7970 Plexi/Nickel EKWB X2 Reservoir Advanced 
CoolingOSMonitorMonitor
EK-Tube ZMT Matte Black 16/10mm Windows 8.1 Pro LG E2250V  AG Neovo F-419 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
AGM Neovo F-417 Grunding 46 VLE 7131 BF Cherry G-224 CyMotion Expert Lepa B800 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Cooler Master 690 II Advanced Black & White Gigabyte M6900 V2.0 Ascrok Overclock King X79, promotional thing :) System Fidelity SA-270 Stereo integrated amplifier 
AudioAudioAudio
System Fidelity SF-4030 System Fidelity SF-3050 Pioneer S21W Sub 
  hide details  
Reply
 
Taurean
(13 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel core i5 4570 Biostar Hi-Fi Z87X 3D Club 3D royalQueen 280x G.Skill 4gb DDR3  
Hard DriveCoolingCoolingCooling
Samsung 840 EKWB Supreme-LTX Plexi/Nickel EKWB DCP 2.2 Pump EKWB 120mm XT 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
EK-CSQ Fitting 10/16mm -Nickel MagiCool 360mm SLIM EKWB FC-7970 Plexi/Nickel EKWB X2 Reservoir Advanced 
CoolingOSMonitorMonitor
EK-Tube ZMT Matte Black 16/10mm Windows 8.1 Pro LG E2250V  AG Neovo F-419 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
AGM Neovo F-417 Grunding 46 VLE 7131 BF Cherry G-224 CyMotion Expert Lepa B800 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Cooler Master 690 II Advanced Black & White Gigabyte M6900 V2.0 Ascrok Overclock King X79, promotional thing :) System Fidelity SA-270 Stereo integrated amplifier 
AudioAudioAudio
System Fidelity SF-4030 System Fidelity SF-3050 Pioneer S21W Sub 
  hide details  
Reply
post #65 of 113
Power Limit set to 20%? If not, do that.
post #66 of 113
ok i will do that and later come by
 
Taurean
(13 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel core i5 4570 Biostar Hi-Fi Z87X 3D Club 3D royalQueen 280x G.Skill 4gb DDR3  
Hard DriveCoolingCoolingCooling
Samsung 840 EKWB Supreme-LTX Plexi/Nickel EKWB DCP 2.2 Pump EKWB 120mm XT 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
EK-CSQ Fitting 10/16mm -Nickel MagiCool 360mm SLIM EKWB FC-7970 Plexi/Nickel EKWB X2 Reservoir Advanced 
CoolingOSMonitorMonitor
EK-Tube ZMT Matte Black 16/10mm Windows 8.1 Pro LG E2250V  AG Neovo F-419 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
AGM Neovo F-417 Grunding 46 VLE 7131 BF Cherry G-224 CyMotion Expert Lepa B800 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Cooler Master 690 II Advanced Black & White Gigabyte M6900 V2.0 Ascrok Overclock King X79, promotional thing :) System Fidelity SA-270 Stereo integrated amplifier 
AudioAudioAudio
System Fidelity SF-4030 System Fidelity SF-3050 Pioneer S21W Sub 
  hide details  
Reply
 
Taurean
(13 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel core i5 4570 Biostar Hi-Fi Z87X 3D Club 3D royalQueen 280x G.Skill 4gb DDR3  
Hard DriveCoolingCoolingCooling
Samsung 840 EKWB Supreme-LTX Plexi/Nickel EKWB DCP 2.2 Pump EKWB 120mm XT 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
EK-CSQ Fitting 10/16mm -Nickel MagiCool 360mm SLIM EKWB FC-7970 Plexi/Nickel EKWB X2 Reservoir Advanced 
CoolingOSMonitorMonitor
EK-Tube ZMT Matte Black 16/10mm Windows 8.1 Pro LG E2250V  AG Neovo F-419 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
AGM Neovo F-417 Grunding 46 VLE 7131 BF Cherry G-224 CyMotion Expert Lepa B800 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Cooler Master 690 II Advanced Black & White Gigabyte M6900 V2.0 Ascrok Overclock King X79, promotional thing :) System Fidelity SA-270 Stereo integrated amplifier 
AudioAudioAudio
System Fidelity SF-4030 System Fidelity SF-3050 Pioneer S21W Sub 
  hide details  
Reply
post #67 of 113
 
Taurean
(13 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel core i5 4570 Biostar Hi-Fi Z87X 3D Club 3D royalQueen 280x G.Skill 4gb DDR3  
Hard DriveCoolingCoolingCooling
Samsung 840 EKWB Supreme-LTX Plexi/Nickel EKWB DCP 2.2 Pump EKWB 120mm XT 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
EK-CSQ Fitting 10/16mm -Nickel MagiCool 360mm SLIM EKWB FC-7970 Plexi/Nickel EKWB X2 Reservoir Advanced 
CoolingOSMonitorMonitor
EK-Tube ZMT Matte Black 16/10mm Windows 8.1 Pro LG E2250V  AG Neovo F-419 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
AGM Neovo F-417 Grunding 46 VLE 7131 BF Cherry G-224 CyMotion Expert Lepa B800 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Cooler Master 690 II Advanced Black & White Gigabyte M6900 V2.0 Ascrok Overclock King X79, promotional thing :) System Fidelity SA-270 Stereo integrated amplifier 
AudioAudioAudio
System Fidelity SF-4030 System Fidelity SF-3050 Pioneer S21W Sub 
  hide details  
Reply
 
Taurean
(13 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel core i5 4570 Biostar Hi-Fi Z87X 3D Club 3D royalQueen 280x G.Skill 4gb DDR3  
Hard DriveCoolingCoolingCooling
Samsung 840 EKWB Supreme-LTX Plexi/Nickel EKWB DCP 2.2 Pump EKWB 120mm XT 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
EK-CSQ Fitting 10/16mm -Nickel MagiCool 360mm SLIM EKWB FC-7970 Plexi/Nickel EKWB X2 Reservoir Advanced 
CoolingOSMonitorMonitor
EK-Tube ZMT Matte Black 16/10mm Windows 8.1 Pro LG E2250V  AG Neovo F-419 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
AGM Neovo F-417 Grunding 46 VLE 7131 BF Cherry G-224 CyMotion Expert Lepa B800 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Cooler Master 690 II Advanced Black & White Gigabyte M6900 V2.0 Ascrok Overclock King X79, promotional thing :) System Fidelity SA-270 Stereo integrated amplifier 
AudioAudioAudio
System Fidelity SF-4030 System Fidelity SF-3050 Pioneer S21W Sub 
  hide details  
Reply
post #68 of 113
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by Janac View Post

http://www.3dmark.com/3dm/304720

its the same mad.gif

Maybe your OC is unstable? Don't touch the memory and leave it at 1500. But bump the other one to 1100 and try that.
post #69 of 113
its the same when i OC for 25mhz or for 100mhz, and yes i also leave memory at stock but its the same.

I really font know what to do, can somebody please help me.
 
Taurean
(13 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel core i5 4570 Biostar Hi-Fi Z87X 3D Club 3D royalQueen 280x G.Skill 4gb DDR3  
Hard DriveCoolingCoolingCooling
Samsung 840 EKWB Supreme-LTX Plexi/Nickel EKWB DCP 2.2 Pump EKWB 120mm XT 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
EK-CSQ Fitting 10/16mm -Nickel MagiCool 360mm SLIM EKWB FC-7970 Plexi/Nickel EKWB X2 Reservoir Advanced 
CoolingOSMonitorMonitor
EK-Tube ZMT Matte Black 16/10mm Windows 8.1 Pro LG E2250V  AG Neovo F-419 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
AGM Neovo F-417 Grunding 46 VLE 7131 BF Cherry G-224 CyMotion Expert Lepa B800 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Cooler Master 690 II Advanced Black & White Gigabyte M6900 V2.0 Ascrok Overclock King X79, promotional thing :) System Fidelity SA-270 Stereo integrated amplifier 
AudioAudioAudio
System Fidelity SF-4030 System Fidelity SF-3050 Pioneer S21W Sub 
  hide details  
Reply
 
Taurean
(13 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel core i5 4570 Biostar Hi-Fi Z87X 3D Club 3D royalQueen 280x G.Skill 4gb DDR3  
Hard DriveCoolingCoolingCooling
Samsung 840 EKWB Supreme-LTX Plexi/Nickel EKWB DCP 2.2 Pump EKWB 120mm XT 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
EK-CSQ Fitting 10/16mm -Nickel MagiCool 360mm SLIM EKWB FC-7970 Plexi/Nickel EKWB X2 Reservoir Advanced 
CoolingOSMonitorMonitor
EK-Tube ZMT Matte Black 16/10mm Windows 8.1 Pro LG E2250V  AG Neovo F-419 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
AGM Neovo F-417 Grunding 46 VLE 7131 BF Cherry G-224 CyMotion Expert Lepa B800 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Cooler Master 690 II Advanced Black & White Gigabyte M6900 V2.0 Ascrok Overclock King X79, promotional thing :) System Fidelity SA-270 Stereo integrated amplifier 
AudioAudioAudio
System Fidelity SF-4030 System Fidelity SF-3050 Pioneer S21W Sub 
  hide details  
Reply
post #70 of 113
I'm sure ur card is throttling.. turn off powerplay in afterburner. I was testing my cards in valley and noticed that I only gained 3 fps from stock 975/1500(66.6fps) to 1200/1600(69.3fps). then i noticed my clocks were throtlling back to base clocks (925mhz and sometimes lower) using hwinfo with ab rsst. after turning off powerplay and overclocking to 1200/1675, my final score was 81.2fps in valley extremehd. my setup is crossfire though, but i notice throttling even with 1 card installed and powerplay was the culprit to my cards throttling. just make sure u revert back to default after benching or ur clocks would stay at the max clocks u put it at. gl and report back..


download the latest afterburner beta and enable unofficialoverclocking and disable powerplay in settings..
Edited by HmoobYaj87 - 2/28/13 at 1:50am
Mines
(16 items)
 
Son's Budget Pc
(12 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
i5 3570k Gigabyte z77x-ud4h Sapphire 7970 Ghz Vapor-x Sapphire 7970 Ghz Vapor-x 
RAMHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Corsair Vengeance 2133mhz cas 9 OCZ Vertex 4 256gb LG  XSPC Rasa Rx240 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Win7 Ult 64bit Qnix QX2710LED Cooler Master Quick FIre Pro Seasonic x-750  
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
FD Arc XL Perixx Mx-2000 II Custom Sound Blaster Z 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i3 2120 MSI P67a-c43 Rev 3 MSI TF3 r6950 PE 2gb PNY 1600mhz Cas 9 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
OCZ Vertex Plus 60gb MSI Stock Intel Cooler Window 7 64bit 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech Corsair GS600 MSI NightHawk Logitech 
  hide details  
Reply
Mines
(16 items)
 
Son's Budget Pc
(12 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
i5 3570k Gigabyte z77x-ud4h Sapphire 7970 Ghz Vapor-x Sapphire 7970 Ghz Vapor-x 
RAMHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Corsair Vengeance 2133mhz cas 9 OCZ Vertex 4 256gb LG  XSPC Rasa Rx240 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Win7 Ult 64bit Qnix QX2710LED Cooler Master Quick FIre Pro Seasonic x-750  
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
FD Arc XL Perixx Mx-2000 II Custom Sound Blaster Z 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i3 2120 MSI P67a-c43 Rev 3 MSI TF3 r6950 PE 2gb PNY 1600mhz Cas 9 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
OCZ Vertex Plus 60gb MSI Stock Intel Cooler Window 7 64bit 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech Corsair GS600 MSI NightHawk Logitech 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: AMD/ATI
Overclock.net › Forums › Graphics Cards › AMD/ATI › I just bought the new 7870 LE Tahiti card, it will be my first time overclocking. Any tips?