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EVGA 960 PrecisionX vs Afterburner

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I've always used Afterburner and wondered if I should use PrecisionX being that I now have an EVGA card.

I'm more of a moderate overclocker. I will push it a little but longevity is important to me.

Afterburner numbers don't add up sometime. For instance, my GPU boost is 1342 out of the box, so I gave +58 to get an even 1400 and GPU-z is showing 1480. odd.
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They are pretty much the same thing really. Just use whatever you are more comfortable with. Try out Precision overclock and see if it gives you the same info when you over clock.
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The Precision X saving/loading profiles is horrible! never worked for me

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