Overclock.net › Forums › Graphics Cards › AMD/ATI › Overclocking 6950 ?
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

Overclocking 6950 ? - Page 2

post #11 of 16
how did you go up to 880 on your 6950? Mine maxes out at 840 even on afterburner
Black Beauty
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD Phenom x4 955 BE C3 ASUS Crosshair V Formula ASUS 6950 1800 MHz G.Skill Flare 
Hard DrivePowerCaseMouse
120 GB OCZ Vertex 2 Cooler Master Silent ProM 850W Corsair Obsidian 650d Razer Deathadder 
  hide details  
Reply
Black Beauty
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD Phenom x4 955 BE C3 ASUS Crosshair V Formula ASUS 6950 1800 MHz G.Skill Flare 
Hard DrivePowerCaseMouse
120 GB OCZ Vertex 2 Cooler Master Silent ProM 850W Corsair Obsidian 650d Razer Deathadder 
  hide details  
Reply
post #12 of 16
I have managed to get i think stable of 975 with the beta of Afterburner. Voltage at 1.3.. bit worried im gonna kill it, but 45 minutes of Test Drive Unlimited 2 maxed 1080p had a max of 64C so not to bad, although im not sure of the max for the card. I dont want to try any higher. I havent tried the memory yet.
AMD Hexa Core
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II x6 1055T @ 2.8Ghz ASUS Crosshair IV Formula 890FX Asus HD6950 2GB Kingston 8GB DDR3 1600MHz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
OCZ Agility 3 120GB Samsung DVD-RW Windows 8 x64 Professional Acer 27" HDMI 1080P 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G510 Xenta 900W (Sh*t) NZXT Tempest EVO Razer Deathadder 
  hide details  
Reply
AMD Hexa Core
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II x6 1055T @ 2.8Ghz ASUS Crosshair IV Formula 890FX Asus HD6950 2GB Kingston 8GB DDR3 1600MHz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
OCZ Agility 3 120GB Samsung DVD-RW Windows 8 x64 Professional Acer 27" HDMI 1080P 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G510 Xenta 900W (Sh*t) NZXT Tempest EVO Razer Deathadder 
  hide details  
Reply
post #13 of 16
Quote:
Originally Posted by Xristo View Post
Well yesterday i upgraded from a 5850 to a 6950 , max overclock i can reach with this card is 880/1320 which is okay considering theres no voltage features for it yet and most ppl cap out at 840 in ccc .

When can we expect msi afterburner to support this card to the fullest ? on the box it says i can download trixx but i got on the website registered my card and it wont let me download :s u must have a 6850 or 6970 .

I wish this card was more overclockable , its rather dissapointing that it offers pretty much the same performance as the 5850 . 3d mark 11 with 5850 i got 4750 points , 6950 i got 5100 . Im using the latest drivers from sapphires website btw and using msi after burner 2.1 beta 5 and i still have no voltage control even though i have unlocked it through cfg and in settings.
that is false you can download or use trixx with any 6k series. I love trixx there is no set limit to memory or core options on the slider at all.

http://www.techpowerup.com/forums/sh...d.php?t=133783

My sliders go up to 1200 core & 1500 memory in trixx on my 6950
Intel
(17 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
2500K (4.2ghz) GIGABYTE GA-Z68AP-D3 Gigabyte 1060 3GB Adata XPG DDR3 1600 8GB 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
500GB Seagate PNY 128GB SSD LG M-Disc DEEPCOOL GAMMAXX S40 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 Home LG 25um56 2560x1080 Ultrawide (IPS) Logitech k360 Seasonic S12II 520w (Bronze) 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Rosewill Nautilus  Havit Magic Eagle Steel series (world of warcraft) GX Gaming 2.1 (Onboard Audio) 
  hide details  
Reply
Intel
(17 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
2500K (4.2ghz) GIGABYTE GA-Z68AP-D3 Gigabyte 1060 3GB Adata XPG DDR3 1600 8GB 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
500GB Seagate PNY 128GB SSD LG M-Disc DEEPCOOL GAMMAXX S40 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 Home LG 25um56 2560x1080 Ultrawide (IPS) Logitech k360 Seasonic S12II 520w (Bronze) 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Rosewill Nautilus  Havit Magic Eagle Steel series (world of warcraft) GX Gaming 2.1 (Onboard Audio) 
  hide details  
Reply
post #14 of 16
Quote:
Originally Posted by 4LC4PON3 View Post
that is false you can download or use trixx with any 6k series. I love trixx there is no set limit to memory or core options on the slider at all.

http://www.techpowerup.com/forums/sh...d.php?t=133783

My sliders go up to 1200 core & 1500 memory in trixx on my 6950
Yeah, doesn't people read stickers anymore? The 6950 package clearly got a nice looking Trixx sticker on it, at least it made me check it out
AiryBox
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i7 3770k Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UD5H Sapphire 7950 Vapor-X Corsair Vengeance 8GB 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Hitachi Desktar 7200RPM 1TB Samsung 830 128GB Corsair H100i W10 Pro 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
BenQ 24" Qpad Mk-50 Cherry MX Red CM V700 NZXT H440 
  hide details  
Reply
AiryBox
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i7 3770k Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UD5H Sapphire 7950 Vapor-X Corsair Vengeance 8GB 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Hitachi Desktar 7200RPM 1TB Samsung 830 128GB Corsair H100i W10 Pro 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
BenQ 24" Qpad Mk-50 Cherry MX Red CM V700 NZXT H440 
  hide details  
Reply
post #15 of 16
Quote:
Originally Posted by tianh View Post
how did you go up to 880 on your 6950? Mine maxes out at 840 even on afterburner
You change unofficialoverclocking from 0 to 1 in MSI Afterburner config file. There is plethora of threads explaining how to do that.
Wife's bane
(17 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5-3570K @ 4.5 Ghz Gigabyte Z77 UD3H HIS R9-290 8 GB Samsung Wonder RAM 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Crucial SSD for OS Samsung Spinpoint F3 Asus XSPC water block, 360 radiator, and 720 reservo... 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
GPU cooling - XSPC Razer full GPU blocks Win 7 Home Premium Asus PB278Q 2560 X 1440p ISP Logitech G15 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
NZXT Hale90 V2 NZXT Switch 810 Logitech G500 Steelseries QcK 
Audio
Optical out to Sony receiver; Deftech Monitor 3... 
  hide details  
Reply
Wife's bane
(17 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5-3570K @ 4.5 Ghz Gigabyte Z77 UD3H HIS R9-290 8 GB Samsung Wonder RAM 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Crucial SSD for OS Samsung Spinpoint F3 Asus XSPC water block, 360 radiator, and 720 reservo... 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
GPU cooling - XSPC Razer full GPU blocks Win 7 Home Premium Asus PB278Q 2560 X 1440p ISP Logitech G15 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
NZXT Hale90 V2 NZXT Switch 810 Logitech G500 Steelseries QcK 
Audio
Optical out to Sony receiver; Deftech Monitor 3... 
  hide details  
Reply
post #16 of 16
I downloaded Trixx but it doesn't seem to be able to control separate GPUS in crossfire so I'm going to download MSI afterburner right now.

I used the updated version with two 6950s at stock bios. It could only control the fan speed of 1 card. Confirmed using GPU-Z open twice on both cards.

I stopped there. Everyone is recommending afterburner so I'll head in that direction.
Main Rig
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II X6 1090T @ 4.1 GHz Asus Crosshair IV Formula Radeon HD 6990 / 6950 Trifire 16 GB G.Skill 1600 (4GB x 4) 
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
2x WD1600 7200 RPM Sata 3.0 | Raid 0 Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Samsung 24" Thermaltake TR2 1000W 
CaseMouse
Corsair 600T Logitech G500 
  hide details  
Reply
Main Rig
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II X6 1090T @ 4.1 GHz Asus Crosshair IV Formula Radeon HD 6990 / 6950 Trifire 16 GB G.Skill 1600 (4GB x 4) 
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
2x WD1600 7200 RPM Sata 3.0 | Raid 0 Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Samsung 24" Thermaltake TR2 1000W 
CaseMouse
Corsair 600T Logitech G500 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: AMD/ATI
Overclock.net › Forums › Graphics Cards › AMD/ATI › Overclocking 6950 ?