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I have an evga 8800GTX 575/900 with an accelero xtreme 8800.

I can overclock the mem okay, at 1060 with no artifacts.

But I cant get the core above 604 or I get artifacts with atitool.

Is this normal? Do I need to change something else? My temps are -never- above 57c now. I would have thought I could be really stable a bit higher than this.

Also, I notice atitool may not artifact, but I see tearing in some games I play, like halflife 2. Is there another quick graphics test I can use besides atitool to see if I will get tearing? Running a game or 3d mark takes way too long.

Thanks!
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sounds like you have a lemon clocker to me... sorry...

mine's one too, i think i know how you feel
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Try turning your mem and shader down a bit I find that if I lower my mem I can get my core higher, and then I find a good balance of both.
    
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Edited by -iceblade^ - 5/12/08 at 9:09am
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