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If the reference model indeed can't OC much over 1350, I guarantee reviewers will make a big fuss out of it, justified or not.

So yeah I gotta concur here. frown.gif

Self-sabotage is the AMD way lachen.gif
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If the reference model indeed can't OC much over 1350, I guarantee reviewers will make a big fuss out of it, justified or not.

So yeah I gotta concur here. frown.gif

Eh, the thing could clock to 1600MHz and those reviewers would still find something to whine about. "At the end of the day, the RX 480 fails to match Nvidia's latest release which makes it a complete disappointment." -PCPer
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Eh, the thing could clock to 1600MHz and those reviewers would still find something to whine about. "At the end of the day, the RX 480 fails to match Nvidia's latest release which makes it a complete disappointment." -PCPer

 

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Eh, the thing could clock to 1600MHz and those reviewers would still find something to whine about. "At the end of the day, the RX 480 fails to match Nvidia's latest release which makes it a complete disappointment." -PCPer

But the difference is, they would be the ones that end up looking like green goblins if they did that, so at least they'd be more hesitant to make those asinine comments.

Whereas if they made fun of a card that only had a 7% OC headroom, well I think most wouldn't bat an eyelash at that.

FWIW I still think Bile Kennett is a lot worse than Ryan Shrout. I mean Raja trusts Ryan enough to invite him to events and have 1 on 1's with him, so that's a start.
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I still don't believe these 7% OC rumors anymore than I did the 1600MHz ones. The truth will be somewhere in the middle of these.
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That is the most likely outcome, I agree.

     
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I still don't believe these 7% OC rumors anymore than I did the 1600MHz ones. The truth will be somewhere in the middle of these.

Reference will average 1350~ Core Clock. In fact, 4 days from now I'll say I told you so thumb.gif
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Really? "Public shaming"? That's ridiculous man. The point is that society is getting lazier and lazier every day as it relates to the written word. Text and internet lingo is becoming commonplace and THAT really gets on MY nerves. I don't think there was any public shaming going on, just a good-natured correction of a common error...

This is the Internet. Where else should we use internet lingo? Seriously tho(<), this is pretty informal. Obviously literacy isn't an issue here, if it were, he wouldn't have known you corrected him. I would even dare to say the majority here are fairly educated.

If it were a repeated grammatical error I can see pointing it out, but a single time I would assume to be a mistake or perhaps, esl.
But I too digest, sometimes better than others but I get it done 'irregardless' =P

Actually, I make the mistake quite frequently, while focused on my train of thought, of typing gb instead of GB or Gb. I would think people would jump all over that as the difference is quite substantial and this is a tech forum.
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I still don't believe these 7% OC rumors anymore than I did the 1600MHz ones. The truth will be somewhere in the middle of these.

Forget the exact figures for a second. The point being, if the card OCs less than 10%, it WILL be noted and negatively.
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I mean, we already know just how useless the reviewers are when it comes to overclocking anyway. As I have said 1 million times before, I will trust the avg OC numbers we get from members here on OCN Who actually buy the cards much more than I will any of the reviewer's numbers. I said the same thing about the 1080s overclocking as well.
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