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yes i have looked around read things done research is there anyone out there that can tell me how to get the best oc on this or even bios mod or volt increase let me know thanks
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step 1) buy a better air cooler or put it underwater.
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i have major great airflow card is 33c right now just browsing web on here i put crysis 3 on for a few hours i get about 65c i live far up north east usa were is cold.. inside my house is about 15c so what are some good clocks
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i have major great airflow card is 33c right now just browsing web on here i put crysis 3 on for a few hours i get about 65c i live far up north east usa were is cold.. inside my house is about 15c so what are some good clocks

honestly once you start upping the voltage the card will be getting very hot. i'll tell ya what here is this guys you tube channel Mike A i've known him from another forum for about a year and he is a huge GTX 480 fanatic. he has volt modded the bios and overclocked to ~900 core with aftermarket coolers to where it puts my 570 to shame. watch some of his benchmarks and he'll have some info in the description.

there is also a thread on 3d guru to help you flash the card's bios:
http://forums.guru3d.com/showthread.php?t=336117

please read and understand what you are doing and the consequences of it before you attempt anything!
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Hi Looniam smile.gif

I also suggest checking out this thread here on OCN: http://www.overclock.net/t/734146/post-your-gtx-480-overclocks

Not a 480 fanatic, just love overclocking it biggrin.gif
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I also suggest you stay away from programs such as Furmark and Kombuster, you really do not have to use those programs to find stability.

I use a combination of Unigine Heaven, and 3D Mark.

The last test is Battlefield Bad Company 2, it stresses the CPU and GPU to the max smile.gif
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Hi Looniam smile.gif

I also suggest checking out this thread here on OCN: http://www.overclock.net/t/734146/post-your-gtx-480-overclocks

Not a 480 fanatic, just love overclocking it biggrin.gif

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