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I have a Zotac AMP! 980ti and I want to know what speed the core is running at. Problem is benchmark software like Heaven by Unigen shows a different core clock than Afterburner or Zotac's own oc software. So which one is most accurate/correct?

Heaven benchmark clock speed is in the top right corner to compare with Afterburner in the center. Also only the clock speed is different both register the memory at the same speed.


This is at stock clock speeds.
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This is at a +150 offset.
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Edited by akaNemo - 5/3/17 at 1:29pm
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They will both show you live the speed of the card(s) (which will drop here and there depending on what's happening on the screen) and they should not differ there. I used them both and never had any problems with that respect.

Use GPU-Z as well.
 
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They will both show you live the speed of the card(s) (which will drop here and there depending on what's happening on the screen) and they should not differ there. I used them both and never had any problems with that respect.

Use GPU-Z as well.

So which one is correct? If they are both running at the same time and show different core clock which one is right?
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I would suggest that AB would be the go to since you can follow the graph and see exactly what is happening while with Haven it's a reflection without any more concrete data.
 
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I would suggest that AB would be the go to since you can follow the graph and see exactly what is happening while with Haven it's a reflection without any more concrete data.

That makes sense, also GPU-Z shows the same as AB. Does that mean I have a gimped 980ti? I mean, I can't even get it close to 1500mhz and my 970 will run 1577mhz.
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Up the voltage as high as it goes to take that out of the equation. Cards are different and some may not overclock as high as others.
 
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That makes sense, also GPU-Z shows the same as AB. Does that mean I have a gimped 980ti? I mean, I can't even get it close to 1500mhz and my 970 will run 1577mhz.

Do you have any images that show your 970 running 1577MHz? I've never seen one run that high.
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post #8 of 10
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I have it set at +87mv, and I can only get it to 1442mhz stable that's +203 on the offset frown.gif at +150 my 970 was doing the 1550's
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Do you have any images that show your 970 running 1577MHz? I've never seen one run that high.

I will plug it back in and run it. I must have a golden 970 then and a mediocre 980ti
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Hey just letting you know I've been really busy, tonight or tomorrow afternoon I will plug in my 970 and run it. I didn't forget wink.gif
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