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what is the best brand for unlock/overclock? Im getting tons of Errors in f with xfx 2gb ones, so which to try next?
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The sapphire version unlocked w/o problems for me, although it was only a modded bios.
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never heard of that brand b4. I was thinking asus or sapphire. Whats ur opinion on xfx btw?
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post #5 of 11
Go for the Sapphire brand. I have it since the 6900 series launch, fully unlocked with no problems and still kicking ass.
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What's wrong with XFX?
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by JesusRaptor View Post
What's wrong with XFX?
Nothing but their prices.
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Nothing but their prices.
True, but for some reason I had to have that door hanger...
    
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Originally Posted by jesusraptor View Post
true, but for some reason i had to have that door hanger...
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post #10 of 11
I got a sapphire 6950>flash 6970 oc at 900/1400 stable.

sapphire(all the way best product every.) I bought two used sapphire 4770 from an internet cafe so its gota have wear and tear. (they used it for about a year)

I got it play with it for two months no problems at all and the main reason I've bought em was because I was waiting for my 3rd rma return from xfx because they kept sending me faulty refurbish and the worst thing was the first card was defective from day one i just never really used it until a year later. after getting a defective back again this time it didnt crap out so i decided to give it to my brother and well went and bought a xfx5770 and again problems brand new so i give up on xfx for good.

I bought a new sapphire6950 rev1 Flash part number is #21188-00-40R
if you goto newegg they have the new version not flash to 6970 #100312SR

two different part number same card. IMO

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