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post #1 of 33
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1. Gtx 260. Not stable at stock clocks. returned.
2. Gtx 285 ocx. Not stable at stock clocks. BFG dead. couldnt return
3. Gtx 460 hawk. 875/2140 @ 1.15v.

why......
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post #2 of 33
Someone has to be that guy.
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post #3 of 33
A GTX460 at 875 is a really nice clock. Just letting you know.
    
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post #4 of 33
How has red worked for you?
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post #6 of 33
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by Anthraxinsoup View Post
A GTX460 at 875 is a really nice clock. Just letting you know.
really? i see many people over 900. at 1.087v
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post #7 of 33
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Quote:
Originally Posted by mastical View Post
How has red worked for you?
i like my tessellation and physx.
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post #8 of 33
Until you buy me a 990x you're cursed.
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post #9 of 33
Buy a vid card you don't have to OC. GPU + OC = early death anyway.
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post #10 of 33
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Quote:
Originally Posted by 2thAche View Post
Buy a vid card you don't have to OC. GPU + OC = early death anyway.
next card will be a gtx 560ti SOC @ 1ghz. im going to return this hawk
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