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Can i flash my 8800gtx to 8800 Ultra?

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Can that happen? Is it safe? I dont wanna buy an ultra! Looks same as the GTX. Anyway to flash gtx to an ultra?
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lolz no! different hardware!
    
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***?? haha I don't think you can
    
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post #4 of 19
They're two different things.

Ultra is one card. GTX is another card.

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I actually laughed when I saw this thread. +Rep for the LULZ!
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Originally Posted by NCspecV81 View Post
I actually laughed when I saw this thread. +Rep for the LULZ!
lol +rep for retardedness


i guess you gotta learn somehow
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post #7 of 19
Well i just checked the wiki and they are the same core with same number of shaders and all that. If i remember right its just an overclocked version of the GTX with a nicer cooler... so personnally i think it works...


People have done it... Its just like overclocking at GTX... go ahead if you want it to say ultra but then you might have to downclock it to make it stable. Just a though. If its stable at Ultra speeds then doing it will just make the default those clocks.

Proof: http://www.mvktech.net/index.php?opt...id=13&id=44047

On Page 2 you can download BIOS's for the MSI GTX and Ultra. Bonus for you.

It works even if the memory is different....
    
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post #8 of 19
Can I join in and just say no?
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no you cant different memory ic's
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Read my Post above. I edited it.
    
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