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My XFX 290 arrived today and it sure looks unlockable. Still have to wait a few weeks for the Accelero Xtreme III

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Sure enough, it did unlock!



Metro: Last Light benchmarks @ 1000Mhz/1250Mhz:

290 non-flashed: Avg: 41 - Min: 34 - Max: 57

290 flashed to 290x: Avg: 43 - Min: 34 - Max: 60

I ran these several times for consistency.
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Sure enough, it did unlock!



Metro: Last Light benchmarks @ 1000Mhz/1250Mhz:

290 non-flashed: Avg: 41 - Min: 34 - Max: 57

290 flashed to 290x: Avg: 43 - Min: 34 - Max: 60

I ran these several times for consistency.

Looks good man, Gratz

Im noticing XFX has the most unlocked cards as of now...
 
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Ok guys I've just checked and my card has an ASIC of 81,6% smile.gif Is that possible that it can't handle 1100/1300 (works good at 1080/1400) with temps above almost 70°C at stock voltage? It looks strange thinking.gif
Edited by blak24 - 12/2/13 at 5:09am
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Ok guys I've just checked and my card has an ASIC of 81,6% smile.gif Is that possible that it can't handle 1100/1300 with temps above almost 70°C at stock voltage? It looks strange thinking.gif

ASIC quality dont really determine overclocking. smile.gif
AMD even dismiss ASIC quality as a factor.

my 290 flashed is 77.4% and i can only clock stable 1055/1325 at stock voltage before artifacts. frown.gif
    
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ASIC quality dont really determine overclocking. smile.gif
AMD even dismiss ASIC quality as a factor.

my 290 flashed is 77.4% and i can only clock stable 1055/1325 at stock voltage before artifacts. frown.gif
Ok then, thank you wink.gif
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Is there a 290x overclock official thread?

I am hitting 1240mhz on the core, watercooled by h100i... XFX 290 flashed to 290x...
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Is there a 290x overclock official thread?

I am hitting 1240mhz on the core, watercooled by h100i... XFX 290 flashed to 290x...

Ohh look at the kid with the golden chip boo boooo!
Naah kidding that are some beast clocks man. What voltage are you using on the core?
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Ohh look at the kid with the golden chip boo boooo!
Naah kidding that are some beast clocks man. What voltage are you using on the core?
Yeah what are your volts?
 
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Is there a 290x overclock official thread?

I am hitting 1240mhz on the core, watercooled by h100i... XFX 290 flashed to 290x...
Can you please also post your ASIC from GPU-Z? Right click on the window title on GPU-Z and just click "Read ASIC Info..."

Thank you smile.gif
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