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Any way to enable Voltage control on a Gigabyte 6870 ?

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As the title says, is there any way to enable voltage control on this card?
http://www.gigabyte.com/products/pro...px?pid=3663#ov

I saw somewhere about flashing another manufacturers bios on it, but have yet to find any more data on that.
I remember doing that for my old xfx 8800gt when the fans were haywire, but for this one, I cant find anything
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The newest MSI Afterburner 2.1.0 unlocked it on my Gigabyte 6850.
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Doesnt work
I guess it is not supported by hardware? Seems weird, meh
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Originally Posted by Krakatau View Post
Doesnt work
I guess it is not supported by hardware? Seems weird, meh
You have to enable voltage control and voltage monitoring in Afterburner.
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Originally Posted by BIGGUN View Post
You have to enable voltage control and voltage monitoring in Afterburner.
I did, and nothing...
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Originally Posted by Krakatau View Post
I did, and nothing...

And you restarted it? Afterburner 2.1.0?
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I'm having this same exact problem with my 6950 card. No matter what I can't control the voltage on it.
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And you restarted it? Afterburner 2.1.0?
Aww come one, I can read
I did everything, yet nothing came of it. Going to try TriXX and see if that does anything.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Krakatau View Post
Aww come one, I can read
I know. Just saying.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Conjuror View Post
I'm having this same exact problem with my 6950 card. No matter what I can't control the voltage on it.
Did you by any chance flashed your BIOS with 6970?

EDIT: Check this thread out and see if it will give you some ideas. Also, if you flashed your BIOS with 6970 BIOS, you may need to do VDDC mod.

http://www.overclock.net/ati/915716-...e-control.html

In all honesty though, these cards can overclock close to 900/1400 on stock voltage.
Edited by Awaz - 3/4/11 at 6:31am
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