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842/1997/1090

50 deg C Load, 38 Idle.

No artifacts for 15 minutes and counting in ATItools.
    
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Looking good, let ati tool run for at least 30mins to a hour.
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Looking good, let ati tool run for at least 30mins to a hour.
Alright, will do.


Question, I notice a few yellow dots now and then while ATItool is scanning, but the timer at the bottom keeps going, are those just discretionatory?
    
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Alright, will do.


Question, I notice a few yellow dots now and then while ATItool is scanning, but the timer at the bottom keeps going, are those just discretionatory?
It depends on what you have the artifact sensitivity at. If you increase it you should pick those up.
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It depends on what you have the artifact sensitivity at. If you increase it you should pick those up.
Its set to pretty high, but not maxed out, so I dunno. Is it okay to let those slip by?


Im at 33 minutes, still nothing. Only a few yellow dots every now and then.
    
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Well another good test after ati tool, is to run 3dmark 06 for a couple runs. If you dont get any artifacts/hiccups in that with your current settings you are good to go.
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Well another good test after ati tool, is to run 3dmark 06 for a couple runs. If you dont get any artifacts/hiccups in that with your current settings you are good to go.
okay, I will try that as well.



My gpu temp is up to 51ish now, but thats still okay I think.
    
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The temps are perfectly fine, so you should be concerned with stability.

You can overclock to the point where ATI tool gets artifacts within an hour.
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The temps are perfectly fine, so you should be concerned with stability.

You can overclock to the point where ATI tool gets artifacts within an hour.
Okay, cool. Im at 45 minutes right now, still nothing. I think we can probably define this stable.
    
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Okay, cool. Im at 45 minutes right now, still nothing. I think we can probably define this stable.
I would presume so. You can try and overclock higher if you want (I know the memory will go higher) but it seems to be cool and stable.
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