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My screen goes black and my GPU stops responding and I have to restart if I set core clock to 1Ghz on 1.3v, 990Mhz is fine, but 1Ghz doesnt work, is there any way that I could get 1Ghz?
EDIT: 999Mhz works too but now that I set it to 1000Mhz it backs down to default????
Edited by Antsu - 2/24/11 at 4:39am
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My screen goes black and my GPU stops responding and I have to restart if I set core clock to 1Ghz on 1.3v, 990Mhz is fine, but 1Ghz doesnt work, is there any way that I could get 1Ghz?
EDIT: 999Mhz works too but now that I set it to 1000Mhz it backs down to default????
Are you checking for stability as you go?Its not the best idea to just set values to get what you want immediately.Also 999mhz if stable is pretty good,watch your temps though,also do you have the power setting in card bios set to +20%,its in the power saving features area.

Also try lowering your memory overclock slightly,at least til your get your shader clock as you want it.
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That memory overclock is very nice. Mine doesn't go higher than 1020 @ 1.3v XD
    
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That memory overclock is very nice. Mine doesn't go higher than 1020 @ 1.3v XD
Lol,its a bit too nice,not sure stability tests are being used here.Iwould bet thats whats hindering the shader/core clocks,although 999mhz is pretty damn good really.
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How high does your temps reach?

Also, how are your EULA and UnofficialOverclocking configured, assuming that you're using MSI AB beta 7.
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And whatever you do, make sure you DO NOT burn this one ! lol ! sorry - could not help it.
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LOL I woulda went for it myself too but to be fair it was a short that fried the last one(s) and yes, I did run stability tests.
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