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Will the HD7850 be bricked by flashing the BIOS from other producers' HD7850?

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Is it possible to flash the BIOS from other producers' HD7850? My Macy HD7850N has a voltage lock, so I think it will be unlock from flashing BIOS.
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You can give it a shot.

Usually you'd need another GPU and something like a bootable-USB stick with DOS and the backup firmware on it for recovery if it went awry.
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You can give it a shot.

Usually you'd need another GPU and something like a bootable-USB stick with DOS and the backup firmware on it for recovery if it went awry.

This. I personnaly never flash a gpu bios unless I have a second gpu on hand in case of bad flash.

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I have cross flashed a 7850, borked it, and recovered a couple times until I found one that worked. When it failed, I would plug into the mobo instead and reflash. Once I had to pull the card, and clear CMOS to get the IGPU defaulted, but that was the worst of my troubles with it.
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