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well my original settings for my card was 410MHz/1.10GHz
even tho i have a nvidia card, i ran ATi Tool and it said my optimal performance settings would be 413MHz/550MHz. so i said what the heck, might as well try it. so i set my setting to this and ran aquamark, amazingly, i scored the same as i did with the 410/1.10 setting?!? what in the world?
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Your change was only 3mhz to the core... Plus aquamark isn't very accurate.
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my change was 550MHz on the Memory clock...
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Ohhh 550MHz= 1.10GHz ddr
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Yes, ATi Tool reads as the real DDR value. DDR stands for Double Data Rate, you double that value to get the real speed.
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ya man...memory didn't change at all. Some programs show the normal speed...some programs show the "DDR" speed.
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