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SOooooooooooooooooooo.... as some of you may know my gtx275 is pretty much done for. i cant play games for more than a hour because of a STUPID mistake(refer to poppin caps thread)

Anyway. i just bought a MSI twin frozr gtx580:yessir:. i REALLY wanted hold out for kepler but ohwell.

So i know most cards have the software overvolt up to 1.138???or somewere around there. i also know that asus cards or some of them can go up to 1.213. now, can i mod my bios(or someone here) to raise the cap aswell as the fan cap, or is it just ezr to put a asus bios on the card and back mine up for waranty needs.

BTW this card will be watercooled SOON. i already have a block that will be cooling just the core. Whats nice about the twin frozrs is the heatsink is a 2 peice design, on big MOFO for the core and a smaller finned spreader for the rams and mosfets.

PS: i dont have the card in hand yet it will be here tomorow....heh, dont even have it yet and i already wanna blow it up.biggrin.gif

IM PUMPED eek.gifgunner.gif
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Really? no one here knows anything about moding the bios on these cards? its still under air for the moment, im really impressed with the cooler on this card. i have the overvolt set to my current max of 1.150 and the clocks are 950/1900/4400 and the hottest i have seen in game is 64C with the fan @ 85%. i would really like to switch up the bios to unlock the max fan and maybe bump it just a tad more to see what can be done on air. i ran 975/1950 fine, but i backed it back down since it gets hot a crashes at 1000/2000. still good clocks for already stupidly powerful card.


any bios info would be much appreciated
Edited by SlowPWNY - 2/24/11 at 6:37pm
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Thnx guys. i pulled the bios via gpuz and moded it. i will flash it tomorow. hey Jam how are those "EK" blocks? what kind of loop do you have and what are your temps? Nice to see your pulling off a pair of 580s with a 750 psu i was wondering if i could manage it with my 750 PC-P&C. i meet the amp Req but nvidia says 850w.
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GTX 580 mods for you.

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