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Actually the soft (ie bios) vmod is pretty straightforward, takes about 5 minutes to do. Poke around www.mvktech.net for instructions. It got me from like 672 to 724 on my old GT, if memory serves. I was glad I did it ... but then again, I'd done flashes countless times before so the learning curve was nil for me.
    
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A good number of 8800GTs are already at the maximum voltage they can have through software, so a BIOS mod may do nothing. This is especially true of the cards with significant factory overclocks.

It's not to hard to fire up NiBiTor and check what voltage your card is set to.

Anyway, I've tried flashing an 8800GT with an 8800GTS 512 bios, and while the card did (surprisingly enough) boot afterwards, it was not at all stable and the disabled shaders remained disabled.
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