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Anybody have a good BIOS suggestion? I am running stock XFX BIOS.

Why are u looking for a new bios? If its in the hopes of a better overclock its not a 100% thing it will help with.
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Why are u looking for a new bios? If its in the hopes of a better overclock its not a 100% thing it will help with.

To maximize mining hashrate biggrin.gif
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Why are u looking for a new bios? If its in the hopes of a better overclock its not a 100% thing it will help with.

To maximize mining hashrate biggrin.gif

poke.gif You're in the wrong thread for that.

http://www.overclock.net/t/1437876/290-and-290x-litecoin-mining-performance/0_50
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poke.gif You're in the wrong thread for that.

http://www.overclock.net/t/1437876/290-and-290x-litecoin-mining-performance/0_50

Yeah I asked there, but as I did sin and asked in 2 threads. Oh mighty admin, lord of OCN, forgive me biggrin.gif

Anyway I am also interested in which bios gives the most freedom. I am guessing people haven't tried out too many different BIOSes yet?
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Yeah I asked there, but as I did sin and asked in 2 threads. Oh mighty admin, lord of OCN, forgive me biggrin.gif

Anyway I am also interested in which bios gives the most freedom. I am guessing people haven't tried out too many different BIOSes yet?

I forgive you son. smile.gif

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To maximize mining hashrate biggrin.gif

Asus and msi are ur best bet then. But from my understanding the best hashrate comes from how well u can clock the ram on r9 290x and not the bios
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Sapphire support can provide you UEFI GOP BIOS by request https://www.sapphireforum.com/showthread.php?32778-UEFI-GOP-vbios-for-R9-290

If you got one - can you share it with community?
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I hate gelid thermal grease, EK blocks comes with them and I tried it on my 8350 back then, and boy it sucks. I am talking about 10C difference between the gelid and my PK1 thermal grease. not to mention it's a lot harder to apply.

Might wanna pick yourself up some PK1's or something else, heck even AS5 performed better than the gelid.
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Add me to the club:

http://www.techpowerup.com/gpuz/9uzsb/

XFX R9 290

Stock cooling

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