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Yes, you can manually set the core speed to the GHZ one and you'll see no difference other than it's an older model.
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My only concern was its an OLD card, does it still perform well against other mid/high cards?

yup
best card below the 780/titan/290/290x
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My only concern was its an OLD card, does it still perform well against other mid/high cards?

Its great other than core voltage is hindered from going above 1.18v.

Memory voltage is not hindered (Strange).

I am stable at 1.1ghz on stock voltage though.
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Hold on,

I would have no issues clocking it to the GHZ edition?

would that require any voltage change? or just core clock and memory clock
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Hold on,

I would have no issues clocking it to the GHZ edition?

would that require any voltage change? or just core clock and memory clock

No problem. I am at 1.1ghz on stock volts.
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Hold on,

I would have no issues clocking it to the GHZ edition?

would that require any voltage change? or just core clock and memory clock

You can't adjust the voltage on these cards as it is hardware locked. I can get mine to 1070 on the core and 1525 on the memory anymore than that and it just locks up. The cooler on them though is superb and keeps the card very cool 65-70C on BF3 and still very quiet.
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