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I don't have a screenshot right now (I'm mining)

But I got both of my 7950's @ 1100/1250MHz @ ~1.22v (stock is 1.156) 1050 is do-able at 1.156v though.

Currently running them at 1000/1250MHz @ 1.14 to lower temperatures for mining though, running for about 6 days my top card maxes at 75c on the core (really hot days in a locked room) and 92c on the VRM's, bottom is about 65c on the core and the VRM's are unreadable.. Which is a PITA (hence why the card is on the bottom)

But right now I'm running both and using it and I have 68c on the core and 86c on the VRM's on card 1 and 58c on the core on card 2.

This is with both @ 1100/1250 too.

That's pretty hot VRM.Mines are around 59-65C max.Or am i wrong? I dunno,anything over 80C for me is unacceptable.
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That's pretty hot VRM.Mines are around 59-65C max.Or am i wrong? I dunno,anything over 80C for me is unacceptable.

If I had a single card it'd be running at 65c max ideally.

I have two cards and there is nothing I can do to help it unfortunately..

I may end up getting waterblocks one day when I can afford it, but right now I can't because I've had lots of car problems and I need to get a new car now :/
 
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HD 7950 in my coutry costs 450$ so he isn't the only one.I was forture enough to get it from Newegg because i had a relative in USA. I wanted to make sure i wasn't lying about my score on 3dmark11,so i ran it again: Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)
I had some background programs hence why my physics score is 30-40pts lower than usual.
CPU @ 4.3Ghz.

oh i know your numbers are right. you might be using faster rams. it all helps in 3DMark11. it could be drivers, too. i ran mine using X8 (second slot).
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oh i know your numbers are right. you might be using faster rams. it all helps in 3DMark11. it could be drivers, too. i ran mine using X8 (second slot).
Oh ok.Just for a reference,what is the score of a 7970 GHz edition in 3dmark11? And what is the score of the GTX 770/680?
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Oh ok.Just for a reference,what is the score of a 7970 GHz edition in 3dmark11? And what is the score of the GTX 770/680?

it depends on the boost state. some go up to 1100 Mhz.

here is one that boost to 1050 . . .

HT off

http://www.3dmark.com/3dm11/6748927

here is another at 1100

http://www.3dmark.com/3dm11/6528790
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my 7950 at 1200 core 1575 mem at 13.9 drivers

http://www.3dmark.com/3dm11/7238166

11,100 graphics score. doesnt break 59 celsius but i am on an arctic cooler
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