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Man am I glad I stuck with a reference model 8-)

Running nicely along @ 950 MHz core.
 
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random freeze then BRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRR noise
Yeah freeze and the fan stays at the same speed until you turn it off. No additional brrrrrrr sound
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Man am I glad I stuck with a reference model 8-)

Running nicely along @ 950 MHz core.
What voltage? 1.175?
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Cayman is a funny character. I can do 950 MHz @ 1.20v in GPUTool and stuff, but will freeze in Crysis and Crysis 2 (GPU driver reset actually).

But cranking it up to 1.30v, all is good. Played BFBC2, Crysis 2 consecutively, for hours. No problems.

Custom Afterburner fan profile keeps the card nice and cool (below 72*C maximum temperature throughout the session!) on the stock cooler while not being too loud (still quieter than 4870X2).

I'm using an unlocked ASUS 6950 reference BIOS so I could use SmartDoctor to unlock the CCC OC range (to avoid using UnofficialOCMode in Afterburner).
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AND TO the guy thats been saying the Twin frozr III can hit 1ghz on it's stock voltage (1.15v) your dead wrong, the new card i got does 900/1325 and that's it, the old one did 880/1325, any higher on eather and bad things happen, infact i got it to 960 with 1.25v...any higher and it artifact's on both even with only 65c temps
Are you willing to pull the heatsink off that card? I'm interested to see how similar/dissimilar the pcb is to amd's second reference revision. My sapphire non-ref 6970 is pretty much the second amd revision with no bios switch and one less power phase. It uses the TI drMOS setup.

I wish Kung Pow would get one of these TFIII cards cards and post some results. He is very high on these cards. Maybe you should RMA your bad one to him. JK
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Are you willing to pull the heatsink off that card? I'm interested to see how similar/dissimilar the pcb is to amd's second reference revision. My sapphire non-ref 6970 is pretty much the second amd revision with no bios switch and one less power phase. It uses the TI drMOS setup.

I wish Kung Pow would get one of these TFIII cards cards and post some results. He is very high on these cards. Maybe you should RMA your bad one to him. JK
http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/M...ozr_III/4.html

look through here.
    
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Cool, thanks +rep you saved me the trouble of goggling.

This pic shows it all http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/M...es/cooler3.jpg

Not at all close to the revised reference. 6+2 design.
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Cool, thanks +rep you saved me the trouble of goggling.

This pic shows it all http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/M...es/cooler3.jpg

Not at all close to the revised reference. 6+2 design.
close ups would be these two

http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/M...ages/front.jpg

http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/M...mages/back.jpg
    
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I can't get my R6950 PE/OC card to unlock to save my life. Really getting annoyed now.
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