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The -advmethods WU's for GPU2 clients, are they worth it, do they give better PPD? Or are they like the fermi WU's where they give less points for more work/run hotter.
    
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Advmethod just give you beta stage work units, I think all GPU2 work units are about the same for now. Nothing really mind blowing in PPD numbers.
353 units is still one of the best if I am not mistaken.

Also all units for Fermi are 68xx right now, with or without the flag.
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It gives beta WUs; they can be better or worse. But in most cases, they go out of beta and are released to the public sooner or later anyway.

Either way, I don't think there'll be many new WUs on the GPU2 core.
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Advmethod just give you beta stage work units, I think all GPU2 work units are about the same for now. Nothing really mind blowing in PPD numbers.
353 units is still one of the best if I am not mistaken.

Also all units for Fermi are 68xx right now, with or without the flag.
There are those pesky fermi units that take all day to complete yet only give you like 8k points. They may of already taken it down though.
    
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I never gotten one before.
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I never gotten one before.
You should be glad lol, not only did they take 23 hours.but like i said only gave around 8k ppd, and it runs about 10c hotter than current units.
    
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You should be glad lol, not only did they take 23 hours.but like i said only gave around 8k ppd, and it runs about 10c hotter than current units.
8k PPD for a 480? That isn't right even 470 had better points than that with those units.
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