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In MSI Afterburner, is it safe to overclock my stock EVGA 670 to Power 113%, Core clock +200, and Memory Clock +300?

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I want to overclock my EVGA GTX 670 to 1GHz Core Clock and 3.3GHz Memoery clock in Afterburner. This is the same overclock that Logan from Tech Syndicate did on his review for the card I have. My temps max out at 84C in Kombustor and I have never had a driver crash on this OC. I am new to Overclocking and this may be a stupid question but, is it safe?
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It cut out the end of the title. It says +300 memory clock.
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As long as it isn't crashing it is safe (actually it's still safe even if it is crashing, just kind of pointless wink.gif). You might want to set a custom fan profile though, as you are getting some throttling once you get above 70 and 80C.
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It varies from card to card but most 670's should be find with 1GHz... you shouldn't need a +300Mhz offset for that though, make sure your power target is maxed out.
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Originally Posted by EVGA-JacobF View Post

It varies from card to card but most 670's should be find with 1GHz... you shouldn't need a +300Mhz offset for that though, make sure your power target is maxed out.
This is very honest.

My 670 Sig2 FTW (note the FTW) did 1.175 GHz out of the box, and it's perfectly stable. thumb.gif
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