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hi i have a evga gtx 660 and i overclocked it and got a stable overclock of 1202 and sometimes it drops to 1186 for a second i have a power target at 110% and when it dropped its only using 106% is this normal oh and my card is always under 65 celsius and today when i was playing battlefield 3 a tank killed me there was a explosion right infront of me and my core clock dropped to 1150
i know i should have posted it in the owners club but i already did like so many times and never got a response frown.gif
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Maybe it's just me, but... This is one of those things that is really not worth worrying about. That might be why you haven't gotten any response. Did you notice a performance decrease during these times? Maybe you should shut your monitoring software down and try just playing and see then if you notice any sudden performance drop off.
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Sounds like its throttling, maybe VRM starts to get too hot, usually after around 70c on core it starts to drop automatically drop clocks (a.k.a throttling).
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Maybe it's just me, but... This is one of those things that is really not worth worrying about. That might be why you haven't gotten any response. Did you notice a performance decrease during these times? Maybe you should shut your monitoring software down and try just playing and see then if you notice any sudden performance drop off.

thanks thanks but by constant u mean it should never drop? cuz frame rate does drop when explosiveness is around you lol
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thanks thanks but by constant u mean it should never drop? cuz frame rate does drop when explosiveness is around you lol

Wow. Okay,, so first of all I didn't use the word "constant" so I don't know what you are referring to there. Then, you talk about framerate (?) which was not a subject of the original conversation.
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Wow. Okay,, so first of all I didn't use the word "constant" so I don't know what you are referring to there. Then, you talk about framerate (?) which was not a subject of the original conversation.
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sorry bro wrong thread
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