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#1 bp9801

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Posted 03 March 2011 - 11:49 PM

OCC takes a look at an HD 6970, this time with a full cover water block pre-installed. Check out our review of the PowerColor Radeon HD 6970 LCS - http://www.overclock...eon_hd6970_lcs/

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Posted 04 March 2011 - 12:02 AM

Good overclock. :)

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Posted 04 March 2011 - 12:25 AM

Agreed, 1021/1520 is very nice! Makes me want to get my gpu blocks even sooner ;) Great job as always ccokeman :thumbsup:

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Posted 04 March 2011 - 04:14 PM

If you play the benchmark game then the card is good for at least 1033Mhz on the core but only for short benches.
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Posted 16 March 2011 - 03:10 AM

What driver versions did you use in these tests?

I'd especially like to see a Catalyst 11.4 update as that seems to increase fps quite a bit.

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Posted 11 April 2011 - 11:43 AM

Good review. Working on my pair of these cards now. 1000/1425 was stable at 1.225v. 1010mhz was stable at 1.245v. 1020 is proving to be difficult 1.26v just locked on me, trying 1.265v now. Might just take 1010 as my max for benches at 1000 for my 24/7.

After i get my core ill work on memory.

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