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How do i benchmark and show metro?
Get fraps and hit F12 or w/e to bench..
    
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when i screenshot and paist into piant. all that pops up is a black screen,
    
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when i screenshot and paist into piant. all that pops up is a black screen,
Lol
You run the bench for x minutes
go into the fraps folder, there is a benchmarks folder in that. results are saved in an excel document i think.. make sure you tick MinMaxAvg in fraps window so it records that
    
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Sapphire 6850 and 6870.

The 6870 has a hologram on the box unlike the 6850's regular print. The 6870 box is also very big (almost the size of an Asus RoG motherboard box.)




Both boxes opened:




6850 & 6870 next to each other:



The 6870 feels much heavier in the hand compared to the the 6850.

Top of the 6870:




Top of the 6870:



Some notes: The Sapphire 6870 has a HDMI 1.4a cable. The 6850 box had a longer 3 slot Crossfire cable whereas the 6870 had the regular 2 slot Crossfire cable.

Very fast and cool cards.
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just a driver issue.
Edited by EliteComputerBuilds - 11/8/10 at 3:33pm
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Okay guys, just got my desktop back for the first time since Trixx was released, i'll be overclocking today and i'm going to see if i can get close to 1100 on the core. Wish me luck.
    
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1100? Yeah.... that will be hard. max im seeing 1070. of course i dont feel like over volting mine. so i OC on stock voltage. im at 950 core and 1150 memory.
    
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1100? Yeah.... that will be hard. max im seeing 1070. of course i dont feel like over volting mine. so i OC on stock voltage. im at 950 core and 1150 memory.
Accelero should help, i'm maxing out at 64C load, 30% fan speed. Currently i'm at 1020/1200 stable. 80Mhz to go !
    
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This is so frustrating ! 1045 stable in Furmark but Trixx has the voltage limited to 1300mV. If i could put this thing up to 1375mV or so i might have a shot.

Temperatures were maxing at 76C too, so there's some headroom if you're using an aftermarket cooler.
    
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