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[Mod] AMD HD 6950 Unlock

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September 4, 2012 12:42:19 PM

http://www.techpowerup.com/articles/overclocking/vidcar...

If anybody is looking to get a little more oomph out of your Radeon HD 6950. I have tested on 2 MSI Twin Frozr III PE/OC and i got a pretty substantial upgrade. Just follow instructions and it will work. I did it on my two MSI cards.


I use:
PSU : Thermaltake 850Watt
MB : ASUS Sabertooth 990FX
CPU: FX-8150 @ 4.6Ghz
RAM: Corsair Vengeance 16GB 1600Mhz (OC @ 2005Mhz)
SSD: 2xCorsair Force 3 120GB
HDD: 1TB WD Caviar
Graphics Card: 2 X MSI R6950 2GB Twin Frozr III ( Modded to 6970)

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a b K Overclocking
September 4, 2012 10:15:08 PM

Only the older 6950s are able to do this, newer versions have had the inactive components removed iirc.
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a c 110 K Overclocking
September 4, 2012 10:27:09 PM

^ Not necessarily "removed", just laser cut.
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September 6, 2012 7:29:26 AM

I guess i got lucky =D. To be honest, i don't see much of a difference unless i put +20% on power, otherwise, at 0% it's VERY similar to the 6950 +5 or 10% spec.
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