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Har også et 6950 og det overclocker squ fint efter flash

I also got a 6950, overclocks nicely, even after a 6970 flash...
Lyder nice! Har også allerede bestilt et XFX og kun for 1800

-Sounds great! I have already ordered one and only for 1800 Dkr
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hey everyone here are my specs..
-AMD Phenom II 1055T Six Core Processor 2.80ghz
-ASUS M4A88T-M Motherboard
-evga gtx 285 oc edition video card
-4gb ddr3 memory
-windows 7 64 bit os
-cool master haf case with 3 fans
-corsair 750w power supply with 80 plus
-22 inch benq led monitor

http://www.tigerdirect.ca/applicatio...9&Sku=C13-2503
thats the one i have wil i have a hard time running the 580, i will be only using one card but i am also adding this tommorow
http://www.tigerdirect.ca/applicatio...4354&CatId=493
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yes u will be fine with a gtx 580 on that psu no problem....
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One thing that has not been mentioned thus far: drivers for the 6950/70 cards are very, very new, to the point that ATI had to release a hotfix driver to more properly support them. The 570 has been out longer, and has received more mature drivers. Give a few more months, and I expect there to be some better performance out of the 6900 series.
I've had issues with Nvidia and ATI drivers, so I don't define either as being better. They each have their own set of issues. With that in mind, try just doing a shader unlock on the 6950, and then OC to 6970 levels, just to play it safe. I'm not 100% supportive of 6950 to 70 mod, as the RAM is not designed to run as fast, as it is a slow spec.
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Can 6950's still be unlocked to 6970's or are htey being updated and its no longer going to be possible?
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post #36 of 36
its only in the news untill now and those new model s are gonna start shipping towards the later half of january so better get an hd 6950 asap.....
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