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hello there..i recently found out that my 4850 can actually has 4 SMD chokes instead of 2 thru-hole..i'm not sure if they were connected to the VRM or not, but can i add 2 more chokes?..say for better stability?..

i have a dead 2900 pro here and i can take some choke (well..not the pa1312/1314 chokes since they looks like incompatible w/ other than volterra chip)

also i did lowered my GPU voltage on the BIOS, but why i still get stock voltage when i measure it on the choke?..

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No, because its usless.
So the parts are taken out, even with double choke output, other parts may go cooking and overheat.
Not a good Idea, you will most likely kill your gpu

Unless your water cooling and you know your vrms are cold. then you can change your chokes to super fertite, or parrallel some in (if it will work)
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