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Ok, so last nite I overclocked my 6870.. i got it to 1000mhz core and 1245mhz memory.. voltage is at 1.299

I have been looking and it seems like people are getting the same or better results without raising the voltage as high as i needed to.. i couldnt get it stable without the voltage.. Am I just overthinking what I am reading for other peoples results or does this seem equally as wrong..

also.. for me MSI AB with unofficial changed to 1 doesnt change anything in program.. my slider still stops at 1000
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That's normal. Some cards are better overclockers than other cards. Just like some cpu's overclock better than others.
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any reason why my msi ab config file change didnt do anything?
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Did you put the required text under UnofficialOverclockingEULA? Put the following line there:

I confirm that I am aware of unofficial overclocking limitations and fully understand that MSI will not provide me any support on it
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