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Overclocking the Gigabyte GTX 770 WindForce 3X 4GB base model to their "OC" model's specs?

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Hey, Guys It's kinda difficult to word my question in the title but what I'm asking is basically Gigabyte has two 4Gb GTX 770 models. The lower priced one isn't Overclocked at all (876 MHz Clock) and the second model the OC'ed model is clocked at 1137 MHz base and 1189 MHz boost...
So is it possible to buy the base model without a factory OC and be able to get it to the same as the OC model? I know they sometimes entirely change the PCB to allow higher voltages and what-not (Don't bash me If I'm completely wrong, LOL I have never Overclocked before except a bit on my 470 but it's pointless as it's already nearing 90C w/o OC)

So is it possible to reach those clocks with the base card? and here's the link to where I'd be purchasing probably ... They don't actually carry the OC model either but If i could save some money in the future and learn to actually OC a bit it'd be great tongue.gif

http://www.canadacomputers.com/product_info.php?cPath=43_1200_557_559&item_id=060718
   
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may i ask where you see the non OC model?
http://www.gigabyte.us/products/list.aspx?s=43&p=52,53@53,62&v=1,8@1,22

looking at the gigabyte product page the only non OC 7xx card is a 780 . .
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may i ask where you see the non OC model?
http://www.gigabyte.us/products/list.aspx?s=43&p=52,53@53,62&v=1,8@1,22

looking at the gigabyte product page the only non OC 7xx card is a 780 . .

-.- Never trust retail sites who copy paste info thats wrong. Ugh they posted the wrong clock speeds on the retail site and I just assumed they had half a brain and it was right, so I also assumed there must be a Non-OC model as well. You know what they say about assuming ... Sorry guys doh.gif Someone should just get an admin to delete this thread, its just confusing for others...
   
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