HD 7950 Question Tags: Homebuilt Overclocking GPUs HD Systems Last response: March 17, 2012 7:06 PM in Systems Share mrwhosetheboss March 17, 2012 1:00:55 PM Hi, I am thinking of buying this GPU... Is it worth spending an extra $50 for a sapphirre card, or should I stick with the reference one? Will the overclocking capability be affected if I buy a reference card? Cheers Guys! More about : 7950 question sosofm a b B Homebuilt system a b K Overclocking March 17, 2012 1:05:08 PM I don't think the overclocking capabilities will be afected, but a better cooling is indicated for a high overclock. mrwhosetheboss March 17, 2012 1:08:31 PM Do you think I will be able to get the reference card to 1Ghz core without any extra cooling? Related resources XFX Radeion HD 7950 Question - Forum I have a question on my xfire upgrade, PSU for HD7950 xfire - Forum Hd7950 and triple eyefinity adaptor question - Forum 2 x radeon HD 7850 or 1 x radeon HD 7950 ? - Forum Feedback on HD 7950 Crossfire(?) - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer sosofm a b B Homebuilt system a b K Overclocking March 17, 2012 1:46:16 PM In all the benchmarks they have the reference cards. Take a look and use like guide how to overclock your video card http://www.guru3d.com/article/radeon-hd-7950-overclock-... Outlander_04 a c 136 B Homebuilt system a b K Overclocking March 17, 2012 7:06:06 PM You can get better cooling and less noise with alternate coolers . The gigabyte with triple fan "windforce" cooler has an awesome reputation , and would be my first choice Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : Forumi5 3570k+ HD 7950 or i7 3770k+ HD 7850 ForumHD 7950 /GTX 670 Micro-Stuttering ForumSapphire HD7950 Vapor X Latest drivers. ForumRadeon HD 7950 vs GTX 670 ForumRadeon hd 7970 or 7950 ? ForumGigabyte HD 7950 Crossfire vs. Geforce GTX 660 Crossfire ForumHD 7950 vs HD 7970 GHz price to performance ForumWill an HD7950 be bottlenecked by my CPU? ForumWill an a10 5800k + hd 7950 bottleneck? ForumQuestion about the new model of shappire 7950 boost ForumGtx 660ti(2gb) vs Radeon HD 7950 3gb ForumIs my FX-8120 bottlenecking my Radeon HD 7950 ? ForumNew testing method intro'd by TechReport/ HD7950 VS GTX660ti ForumDual HD 7950 or Dual HD 7970? ForumNVIDIA GeForce gt 630m More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !