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yeah all that makes sense, I guess I am not making myself understood. The question is - "is the allowed power through the 6 pin connectors only limited by the Bios settings and not something else on the card?"

As far as we can tell? Yes, it's only limited by the bios. Hard to tell though, because it's pretty hard to push that far to see where the limit is.
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As far as we can tell? Yes, it's only limited by the bios. Hard to tell though, because it's pretty hard to push that far to see where the limit is.

Well I assume you all know that the cards are in fact hardware limited on the vcore? I would bet money that they are also limited on wattage. I'll email Evga and ask.
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Well I assume you all know that the cards are in fact hardware limited on the vcore? I would bet money that they are also limited on wattage. I'll email Evga and ask.

Depends on the card. Some of them are limited really low, like the Strix at 1.212. The Galax cards are too, at 1.212 (all except the Hall of Fame edition). The FTW, from what I can tell is limited at 1.275v. I know some of the cards are able to pull 1.312v. Not sure if they're tried pulling more than that or not.
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@EVGA-JacobF. We do do have rep on OCN.
Messaged him and sent Email to Evga costumer support
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Depends on the card. Some of them are limited really low, like the Strix at 1.212. The Galax cards are too, at 1.212 (all except the Hall of Fame edition). The FTW, from what I can tell is limited at 1.275v. I know some of the cards are able to pull 1.312v. Not sure if they're tried pulling more than that or not.

I think the ssc 3975 may be locked at 1.275, I have only ever tried as high as that though. The consequences for me burning up this card are severe. I would have to go back to SLi 9800Gtx+s with 512 MB
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I think the ssc 3975 may be locked at 1.275, I have only ever tried as high as that though. The consequences for me burning up this card are severe. I would have to go back to SLi 9800Gtx+s with 512 MB

I've heard people swear up and down that they could get more than 1.275 out of the SSC, but...honestly, I have a hard time believing it. The FTW is the exact same card, exact same pcb, etc....and any time I try to go above 1.275, I get no additional heat, no additional stable clock, and no additional power limit increase. Absolutely nothing changes. Now, one would think that if you were going from 1.275v to 1.312v, you'd see at least a little change in something....but that's not the case.

Maybe EVGA on the next card lower on the "performance chart" allowed them to pull more voltage past the VRM, but...why they'd do that is beyond me. Eh, whatever. lol
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Nice! Now, fire that ***** up and let's see if it fixed the issue! lol
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