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I notice you run CCC 14.2 beta, this may be your problem. I still run 13.12 because I had trouble benchmarking with 14.1 and rolled back 13.12 which is a rock stable driver!

I've actually had the opposite happen to me. Best scores from my benchmarks are with 14.2. With 13.12 especially valley, there's about a 20fps difference but adding specfic valley app settings in CCC seems to even it out more. 14.2 nothing is really needed, I fire up any benchmark program and it scales on the whole better than 13.12
post #19282 of 43993
Just curious,

What is the black screen issue other users are having?

Because my PCS+ 290 has driver crashes[driver stopped responding] on older Game titles[WoW/Bioshock] on DX11. Is it the same issue or for them?
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I was just asking because 1420 is the max i can achieve with the Elpida RAM, which seemed pretty low to me.
As i could see many people got at least 1500 one the memory.
Well but okay, if it's a good result then im happy with my card.

You could use Afterburner 3.0.0 beta 18 and set the AUX voltage to +13, that will probably help to get much higher memory OC.
    
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I notice you run CCC 14.2 beta, this may be your problem. I still run 13.12 because I had trouble benchmarking with 14.1 and rolled back 13.12 which is a rock stable driver!
thanks, that got me this:


i might be able to get higher clocks, back to the drawing board!
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Originally Posted by Iniura View Post

You could use Afterburner 3.0.0 beta 18 and set the AUX voltage to +13, that will probably help to get much higher memory OC.

I will try that. Is +13mV the "highest" you should do or could i set it to even more?
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I will try that. Is +13mV the "highest" you should do or could i set it to even more?

You could set it even more i've seen people use +25mV and even +100, but for me it was enough to hit 1625 memory oc with elpidia.

I don't know how save it is to set it to +100 tho, I should try +25 max fot the moment and do some more research first before setting it higher.
    
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I've already tried each card and swapped slots. Both cards run fine individually. Nothing is wrong with my mobo, it ran SLI 760s perfectly fine for multiple months. It's has the necessary 3x PCI-E 3.0 slots as well.
Correct.

Have you tried flashing both cards with the same bios and then running in crossfire?
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1: can someone recommend a good case that has WC pre-installed or easy complete WC install set plus case?

If you're willing to invest in a premium case, check out the Enthoo Primo. $230
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3.which PSU for 2 x R9 290X? (Yes I will OC CPU and GPU)

IMHO the Cooler Master V1000 is the best dual gpu psu available right now. A steal at $200.
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4: which Mobo? (not ASUS, I will never buy their products again as result of bad service mad.gif)

The Gigabyte Z87X UD7 TH looks awesome. All sorts of tricks like being able to turn off pcie slots so you can without physically removing cards. I'll bet this thing is going to be expensive though. Thunderbolt alone adds such a high premium.
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I second the enthoo primo, perfectly fine for entry to high end watercooling setups. Extreme loops like dual loops can work as well but is more limited. The case is amazingly well laid out for watercooling. Check out some in depth reviews on youtube.
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