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RivaTuner and AOD reading 297 MHz on 3870

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Hey,

I ran rivatuner today to OC my GPUs and one card read 776 MHz and one read 297 MHz, Same on AMD OverDrive. I tried to raise the Clock and it goes back to 297 MHz by itself. Is it just reading wrong or what? any ideas would be helpful.

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I have the same thing with both of my 3870x2's. I think it's because they're idle cores, to save power... Could be wrong, but that's what I believe.
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