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nvidia overclocked but not ati?

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just a burning question i have as a result of looking at newegg too much, why are nvidia cards overclocked and all ati cards are stock when you buy them?
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That's just the way they are Some people don't want to overclock on their own, or just want a more powerful version of the card at the point of purchase and nvidia gives them that choice There are also OCed ATI cards as well like the twin frozr series I believe.
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not true. most gpu vendors have gpu overclocked versions of ati cards.
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the most overclocked 5770 there is has a 900mhz core clock and that is only 50mhz more

in fact i haven't any card above 900mhz on a 5xxx ati card for sale
Edited by phantasmor - 3/12/11 at 4:27pm
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