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Im using MSI Afterburner, I have ULPS disabled without PowerPlay support. When I overclock, my clocks go up when idle, I want it to be at the idle values of 500/300 and 300/150 respectively.

I heard something about 2D and 3D profiles, could someone tell me how to overclock, with ULPS OFF and be able to downclock?

When I enable ULPS, my card is at a 20bit memory bus, and does not budge
     
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Im using MSI Afterburner, I have ULPS disabled without PowerPlay support. When I overclock, my clocks go up when idle, I want it to be at the idle values of 500/300 and 300/150 respectively.

I heard something about 2D and 3D profiles, could someone tell me how to overclock, with ULPS OFF and be able to downclock?

When I enable ULPS, my card is at a 20bit memory bus, and does not budge

There's your problem, you have to select with PowerPlay support. It'll probably ask you to reboot, if it doesn't, might want to do it. After that, it should downclock properly on idle. thumb.gif
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Im using MSI Afterburner, I have ULPS disabled without PowerPlay support. When I overclock, my clocks go up when idle, I want it to be at the idle values of 500/300 and 300/150 respectively.

I heard something about 2D and 3D profiles, could someone tell me how to overclock, with ULPS OFF and be able to downclock?

When I enable ULPS, my card is at a 20bit memory bus, and does not budge

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Woops - Thanks, all solved

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It transforms in to a Nvidia card!

but what about the math? don't nvidia cards have half or double their real clocks...?
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