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I would like to know more about this as well before I put any of these cards in a gaming rig.
 
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I really want to know why we can't go higher than 1100 MHz with over 60 hz
Seriously, is there a tutorial somewhere how to overclock the monitor?
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Well, im coming to a hard decision.. I just cant make up my mind.. I am driving myself crazy waiting for the DCII 290x... I see that the 780ti Classified it is up for sale.. Should I wait or just drop the hammer on that.. I was really hoping to stick it out.. I love amd, and I really like the idea of mantel.. But how much better will the 290x be compared to a super OCed classified... Thoughts? Should i wait another 3 weeks or 3 days and turn to the green side again.. havnt owned an nvidia product since the 8800gt...
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Well, im coming to a hard decision.. I just cant make up my mind.. I am driving myself crazy waiting for the DCII 290x... I see that the 780ti Classified it is up for sale.. Should I wait or just drop the hammer on that.. I was really hoping to stick it out.. I love amd, and I really like the idea of mantel.. But how much better will the 290x be compared to a super OCed classified... Thoughts? Should i wait another 3 weeks or 3 days and turn to the green side again.. havnt owned an nvidia product since the 8800gt...

I'm in the same dilemma, Trying to wait it out for a couple of 290 DCU II's for crossfire but the 780 Ti did tempt me.

At the end of it I'm an AMD fan so i will probably stick with them but waiting for these customs cards is torture frown.gif
 
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I can run 1200mhz with qnix oc to 96mhz.
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Hey guys anyone here have any problems with the Kraken G10? Was thinking about picking one up for three reasons, having some fun, un-chaining this beast form the stock cooler and of course, for bragging rights tongue.gif
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Guys I am running into a problem. Has anybody had a 290X or 290 that did not like +200 on the voltage? I just installed a complete XSPC water cooling setup. res+D5 pump, EX360 + EX240 + EK block on the 290X + raystorm on the 2600K. I am getting max gpu temps in the mid 40's and vrm temps in the 30's and 40's. My 290X will not run at +200 now with out major corruption even on stock clocks. I can go +100 and up to around 1120 stable but put the voltage at +200 and it is corruption city.


Could my pc&p silencer 750 not have enough power for everything now that I installed the water cooling and a uv cold cathode? I have tried 2 dvi dual link cables on my qnix 27" monitor and that did not help. I have a feeling this psu might be the culprit. What do you guys think? Also my scores for the clock speeds seem to be low.

Here is a video of what it is doing. Sometimes the screen goes funky and never returns and I have to hard reset.


http://youtu.be/Efc-Vpf_AgI






290Xunderwater_zpsb75aec35.jpg

I have same problem with my asus monitor on 120hz, best what i can do is 1230/1500, then begins the same artifacts like in your video, on 60 hz i can get more 1270/1500. 290 don't like more than 60 hz smile.gif
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I had a similar issue but only with using a single card, my core clock wouldn't reach the core clock I had set in MSI AB even though my temps where very good, the issue for me was I had to enable Power Limit to 50% and don't leave it on 0% once I upped the power limit my clocks where the same under load then what was set in MSI AB. Maybe that will help you if you didn't do that already.

Interesting, I had completely forgotten about Power Limit, I remember I did set this to 50% on my previous 290X, but not on these, I have set it now and we'll see if it does anything. smile.gif
    
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Planning to buy single R9 290 non-reference design.
I forward my former PSU.
Now I'm wondering to buy a new one.
Do you think it is worth to buy maybe X-850 despite I'm not planning to Crossfire?
I was wondering that maybe in the future when the power of graphic cards will increasing and the manufacturing process will be the same (problems with 20nm chips), there will be requirment for still stronger power supplies?
When I bought my former Enermax 485W in 2006 it was plenty enough wattage, but in 2013 it was too low.
Radeon R9 290 have minimal requirments 750W, I know that is too overwattaged, but maybe next generation will want more watts?
I'm wondering between X-750 and X-850.
Want to stay with him some years, ideally like with my former Enermax (7 years smile.gif)
In my country the price difference between them is 24 EUR.
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Planning to buy single R9 290 non-reference design.
I forward my former PSU.
Now I'm wondering to buy a new one.
Do you think it is worth to buy maybe X-850 despite I'm not planning to Crossfire?
I was wondering that maybe in the future when the power of graphic cards will increasing and the manufacturing process will be the same (problems with 20nm chips), there will be requirment for still stronger power supplies?
When I bought my former Enermax 485W in 2006 it was plenty enough wattage, but in 2013 it was too low.
Radeon R9 290 have minimal requirments 750W, I know that is too overwattaged, but maybe next generation will want more watts?
I'm wondering between X-750 and X-850.
Want to stay with him some years, ideally like with my former Enermax (7 years smile.gif)
In my country the price difference between them is 24 EUR.
I would go the X-850, I say this is a few reasons. Mainly because as you say you want to be able to keep it for a few years and having a higher wattage extends a PSUs effective life...I hate to use the word future proofing but it kinda is smile.gif. Another reason is a PSU is more efficient when the wattage you are drawing is between 100W and it's theoretical maximum power output. For 24 Euros it is definitely worth going to 850 Watts.
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