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hey i have a Evega 6800 Xt Agp card and i am overclocking it now..but i was told its not safe to do more thena 20% overclock on my card..it is stock at 300/700 i overclocked it to 395/880 and everything seemed stable and the temps were fine..is it safe to leave it like this or should i bring it down?

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Whoever told you that arbitrary number is incorrect. Different chips will take different overclocks. Run a loop of 3DMark05 continuously for a few hours. If there are no crashes and no crashes in your games and the temperatures are decent then you are fine.

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yea thats true run 3dmark my X1600 was 500/810 now its 631/975
    
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