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My 2 R9 290x's arrived in the mail today! W00t!
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It would certainly help.[/quote
Dont overclock it and try undervolting.
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I wonder what the root cause of the core unparking thing is. Since it seems to help some people, but others (like myself) have no issue with it at default. Wonder if some process or something is causing the issue?

if i enable the overlay in BF4 user cfg file even with my cpu not parked makes no diff. I can see the massive cpu spikes and they seem worse now then before the patch.

Is a game problem, dice needs to get rolling and ea needs to stop releasing beta games at retail price.

The beta never had the horrid cpu spikes.
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I was little bummed to find that my Asus 290x had elipda memory. Started pushing the memory clock and it maxed out afterburners 1625mhz limit.... so I guess not all elipda is crap smile.gif I have still yet to find the limit, but my benchmarks actually get worse after 1500mhz. Seems I've heard of this happening to other people as well.

ASIC = 72%
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So I just got my R9 290 that I replaced my 290X with (sold 290X for 550 to a friend, bought my 290 for 400bucks, saved 150bucks xD) And I think ASIC rating for these R9 290/290X's are really not that important. my 290X which had 69.9% ASIC rating Elipda memory OC's at 1125/1425 at stock voltage, my other friends R9 290 (same XFX) have 71.4% ASIC rating and OC's at 1120/1500 at stock votlage (elipda memory as well) and the one I got now have 76% ASIC and only OC's to 1075/1450 at stock voltage (also elipda).

even the memory brand doesn't do much, my very first 290X which had deffective Display port that I returned for replacement had 70.4% ASIC with Hynix memory, OC's 1100/1360 at stock voltage. I think an average 290/290X can get upto +100Mhz on core OC at stock voltage and memory OC goes around 1400-1450Mhz on average.


sad to say my 290 didn't unlock to 290X, but doesn't really matter to me, that extra 4-7% extra performance in FPS is very small difference and for 150bucks saved thats no brainer.


Imma install my waterblock on monday (got to do an overhaul cleaning of my rig xD) and see what's my max OC with AB and Asus BIOS using GPU Tweak (I generally got higher OC with GPU tweak when I used it with the 290X's that I have used)

Good ASIC scores scream watercooling, bad and medium ASIC scores like voltage and run better on Air.
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I was little bummed to find that my Asus 290x had elipda memory. Started pushing the memory clock and it maxed out afterburners 1625mhz limit.... so I guess not all elipda is crap smile.gif I have still yet to find the limit, but my benchmarks actually get worse after 1500mhz. Seems I've heard of this happening to other people as well.



ASIC = 72%

 




1500 is probably the Max and ECC is kicking in after that and causing performance to degrade .
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Good ASIC scores scream watercooling, bad and medium ASIC scores like voltage and run better on Air.
You have this backwards bud

Lower ASIC requires more voltage and is better for water coolers

Higher ASIC requires lower voltages and is mostly good for Air coolers or water
 
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You have this backwards bud

Lower ASIC requires more voltage and is better for water coolers

Higher ASIC requires lower voltages and is mostly good for Air coolers or water
This. I've heard optimal for water cooling is 70-75, which is why I'm so interested in seeing what my card with ASIC 70.3% will do underwater.
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This. I've heard optimal for water cooling is 70-75, which is why I'm so interested in seeing what my card with ASIC 70.3% will do underwater.

My card 77% does 1150 with stock voltage. The high the ASIC will give you lower stock voltage. If you can get high OC with that you are golden.
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My card 77% does 1150 with stock voltage. The high the ASIC will give you lower stock voltage. If you can get high OC with that you are golden.
On stock the highest I can get is just under 1100 MHz... 1100 is stable but it artifacts past 60c on air.

Now with GPUTweak maxed I can hold 1200 MHz but get slight artifacts from the temps again.

When my new build is complete (Going all-out, 600mm of rad that's 64mm thick with high performance SP120's) I hope that the temps (mostly VRMs) will be substantially lower, allowing me to flash the PT1 BIOS and crank the voltage for benches. I hope to hit at least 1225 MHz, but I guess I'll see in a few weeks.

Really all I want is to be able to game at 1200 MHz without my VRM's breaking 90c, anything after that is a bonus. thumb.gif

Now all I need is for EK to give FrozenCPU some Acetal blocks so I can buy one...
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