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to flash or not to flash BFG8800GTXOC

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Is it worth it to flash myBFG8800GTXOC to the BFG8800GTXOC2 or is it possible to flash to the BFG8800GTXULTRA?

I believe that they all have the same GPU 384bit 768MB 128 streams

does the ultra have a different GPU or is it the same as the GTX

any help would be great.

also whats the best software overclocker to use if bios flashing is not worth it?
    
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In theory, I beleive it is possible, but it is easier and faster just to OC it as we speak, then you dont have to worry about RMA's and other things
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I understand on the warranty end so lets not flash.

So what is best software for overclocking the 8800GTXOC
    
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I like RivaTuner. But ATI Tool also works well
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I read a post on how to set a few things in revatunner but is there a tutoral for the new version as there is changes from the last version?
    
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