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Would trying the laser cut mod on my x800xl be worth the trouble? I'm confindent i could do it but don't know if the gain would be worth the effort.
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Originally Posted by gabe1231
Would trying the laser cut mod on my x800xl be worth the trouble? I'm confindent i could do it but don't know if the gain would be worth the effort.
The x800XL already has 16p enabled. Nothing else to unlock
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i know, but the lasercut mod enables more voltage does it not?
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not really....it just does like ste said, unlocks pipes.
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Originally Posted by gabe1231
i know, but the lasercut mod enables more voltage does it not?
The laser cut was a way to disable pipelines in the core.
If you want to volt mod it, I'd suggest watercooling as it's going to get very hot. Done correctly though, with good cooling it should let you overclock significantly higher.
http://www.rojakpot.com/default.aspx...ar1=166&var2=0
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i have arctic silencer 5 cooling on it as of now.
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post #7 of 7
I still don't think the risk of volt mods is worth it. It often leads to really short lifespan of your card, and unless you wanna risk havin to RMA your card I wouldn't recomend doing a volt mod for hope of slight performance increase.
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