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Originally Posted by szeged View Post

i believe you, my card would do 2150 in 3dmark as well, 2125 in valley.

I guess I'm a little confused about how memory speeds should be posted. I always post mine as the effective speed, but from now on I will list the gpuz speed instead.
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ive done a mix of both, i usually just post whichever one pops into my head first.
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I'm really excited to see what this card can do. It's going to be so hard not to buy one. I'm hoping without the nvidia greenlight program the bios and overvoltage works ok.
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post #124 of 301
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Originally Posted by strong island 1 View Post

I'm really excited to see what this card can do. It's going to be so hard not to buy one. I'm hoping without the nvidia greenlight program the bios and overvoltage works ok.

Nvidia....? This is amd lol.
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That's what he meant- this card does not have to suffer the misery of Nvidia's Greenlight.
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Nvidia....? This is amd lol.

That's what I was saying is that this card could be amazing since it doesn't have the same restrictions the 780 lightning had. MSI even referenced it in there slides as a selling point.

I could have worded it better but that's what I meant.
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Mines under water with EK block. Still with that cooler he should of pushed it further.

So he got a higher clock on air than you get on water and you are not impressed?
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post #128 of 301
Found this through Google https://www.dropbox.com/s/9kkxjuw2a0n421v/R9%20290X%20LIGHTNING%20Infokit%201_0%20-%20PDF%20Version.pdf

loved flipping through it, this card is going to be insane. apparently it also comes with a optional plate that you can put on top of the first plate for memory/VRM. and they state a oc of 1400mhz on 1.4v in there.
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post #129 of 301
Yeah, that one has been posted quite a few times in this thread.
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Yeah, that one has been posted quite a few times in this thread.

i never saw it, guess thats a fail on my part.
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