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Just ordered my XFX 6950, wondering if the bios flah to 6970 would void warranty i am guessin it will but you never know ^^
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The question would be can you flash it back. Yes if you sent it flashed they would not warranty it, but if it was flashed back they could never tell.
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The question would be can you flash it back. Yes if you sent it flashed they would not warranty it, but if it was flashed back they could never tell.
nice ^^ well ill look for a 6950 bios and a 6970 bios an if i ever have to send it back ill just put the 6950 bios back on it ^^ thanks a bunch
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The question would be can you flash it back. Yes if you sent it flashed they would not warranty it, but if it was flashed back they could never tell.
Funny enough, I had a ASUS 4830 bios on my XFX 4830 and i lost my default XFX bios, so i e-mailed there support and within the next week, they sent me a link to download my original bios becuase i told them mine got corrupted haha!
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Funny enough, I had a ASUS 4830 bios on my XFX 4830 and i lost my default XFX bios, so i e-mailed there support and within the next week, they sent me a link to download my original bios becuase i told them mine got corrupted haha!
haha nice, ill bare that in my mind if i have that problem ^^ thanks a bunch
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Yeah, That's helpful, but you need the bios that come with the card for RMA, and XFX sent me the exact bios that origanely came with my card when i first had when i told them that my bios is corrupted lol. All those bios's don't match my default bios.
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haha nice, ill bare that in my mind if i have that problem ^^ thanks a bunch
haha! no probs, worked like a charm love XFX support. I had no problems with them so fair. I experienced alot of problems when i tried to register my 6870 to activate the lifetime warrenty, so i sent them a support ticket and they helped me all the way
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