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i want to flash my card, but i want to know if i could flash it with a gtx 580 bios.
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post #2 of 19
Nope, you can't. The 580s use a different GPU altogether.
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lol..

No 580 is completely different , almost twice as powerful .
    
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Already tested. I am sorry but the results are negative.
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Originally Posted by Xristo;12185631 
lol..

No 580 is completely different , almost twice as powerful .

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Originally Posted by Xristo;12185631 
lol..

No 580 is completely different , almost twice as powerful .

Yes it is 100 better, there is no unit, it is merely 100 better.
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post #7 of 19
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Originally Posted by AWESOME_3_SOME;12185594 
i want to flash my card, but i want to know if i could flash it with a gtx 580 bios.

It WOULD be possible if nVidia simply unlocked the 512 SPs on the GTX 580.

But they in fact created an entirely new (tweaked) GPU all-together.

Good thing for GTX 580 owners. Bad thing for GTX 480 owners.
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alright, thanks guys
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post #9 of 19
Quote:
Originally Posted by Xristo;12185631 
lol..

No 580 is completely different , almost twice as powerful .

No, by my calculations:

580/480 * 100 = 1.2

It's 1.2x as powerful
    
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post #10 of 19
Quote:
Originally Posted by DV9;12185926 
No, by my calculations:

580/480 * 100 = 1.2

It's 1.2x as powerful
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