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My 560 should be here this week. Did a step up form evga, or really a stepo across just wanted to play with something new.

Anyways what is a good driver for them. I have dual monitors I heard that matters with at least one driver for these.

And what are some good clocks/voltages to shoot for with these? Nothing too crazy but I have no idea whats good and bad with these.

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I'm afraid I can't help you with what drivers would be best for you but generally then newest official drivers are the ones to have. As far as clocks go the best you should hope for from a reference design would be 1GHz core and maybe 4.6-8GHz effective data rate on the memory. If you get more than 960MHz core and 4.4GHz on the memory I would call it a success though and be happy with it. Of course you should also be prepared for the luck of the draw in that you might not even be able to get over 900Mhz core. Good luck and have fun with the card.

EDIT: Here is a page of the reference 560 review from TechPowerUp that you should find useful, under the voltage tuning section you will find exactly what you were looking for as far as clocks and voltages.
Edited by juano - 3/7/11 at 10:10pm
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Thank you very much plus rep!!
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i dont get this stepup thing..i checked to trade in my gtx260 and it subtracted only a couple bucks from a higher end card ???
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You have to put in what you payed for your card. You get the full retail value of your card. But it has to be 90 days from purchase.

My 470 was $249, and they sell the 560 right now for $249, so I got it for the price of shipping and my old card of course.

Low power and heat is what attracted me.
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