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Xfx started selling revised cards March. The crap revisions started in May. Careful OP. you best post a pic of your actual card than to trust anyone telling you what you want hear.


Well, I will have to pull that out then and snap some pictures. I will post them up here in a few minutes.
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Old Rev. has 1 dvi, use AMD's reference design (code PCB 109-C38637-00) and is compatible with the ek water block (EK-FC7970); new Rev. use a custom PCB design (code VPEAC3861PS8) with 2 dvi and is not compatible.
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Yup, that's reference.
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Yup, that's reference.


Its not reference, its the alternate pcb w/o bios switch. It is the last reference compatible card. red dvi. matte pcb. no bios switch.
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Its not reference, its the alternate pcb w/o bios switch. It is the last reference compatible card. red dvi. matte pcb. no bios switch.
The power delivery, memory and everything looked the same as reference so I just assumed.
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They`re technically not the same cuz the rev 1 uses lower quality caps.
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I found this from EK, maybe it means a reference style block will fit?
http://www.ekwb.com/news/233/19/New-revision-od-XFX-7970-cards-brings-compatibility-issues/
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