Closed GPU overclocking, what should i trust? Tags: Radeon Overclocking GPUs Graphics Last response: February 1, 2012 1:22 PM in Graphics & Displays Share nna2 a b K Overclocking February 1, 2012 2:42:44 AM So ive decided to overclock by flashing my gpu... for fun i brought the Core to 2GHz, and the memory to 3 GHz.... i look in catalyst control center, and it was showing it at stock, so i uninstalled it thinking it may be the issue im rather lost though, Speedfan is claiming the gpu is still running on the stock 1.2V......... lol, looked at the sensors and its still running at stock speeds.... does anyone know how to get it to run at the speed i want it to? More about : gpu overclocking trust anort3 a c 98 K Overclocking February 1, 2012 3:22:06 AM Might help if you list what you are trying to overclock. Or maybe burn up and destroy trying to run any GPU at 2Ghz........ esrever a b K Overclocking February 1, 2012 3:25:39 AM wtf. 2ghz? wow... Related resources Which PSU wattage calculator should I trust ? - Forum What temp should I trust ? - Forum Should we have a GPU Overclocking guide? - Forum Should i trust a shopkeeper ? - Forum ~$2000 need help on good gpu pc build (and what mobo should I get?) - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer nna2 a b K Overclocking February 1, 2012 3:26:16 AM hehe, sorry forgot bout that im using an AMD radeon hd 6770 nna2 a b K Overclocking February 1, 2012 3:34:32 AM lol, well according to this pic... http://i.imgur.com/zdaaC.png its not actually running at the speeds i set em to anort3 a c 98 K Overclocking February 1, 2012 3:34:34 AM And you seriously thought it was a good idea to turn the core clock up to 2Ghz? And the memory to 3Ghz? Hope you have a backup card laying around. nna2 a b K Overclocking February 1, 2012 3:38:13 AM on that note, im going to bring it back.... alot but as i said, its still running at stock speeds and im wondering how would i get it to run at the speed set anort3 a c 98 K Overclocking February 1, 2012 3:43:44 AM Try just overclocking it a sane amount and see if that works. nna2 a b K Overclocking February 1, 2012 3:46:55 AM LOL, brought it back to 1000MHz, 1400MHz memory still didnt work, so i went into AOD, and set it to the "factory defaults" and it worked, so okay Best solution esrever a b K Overclocking February 1, 2012 3:48:34 AM you know OC on mid ranged amd gpus gets like max 10% OC right? charels88 February 1, 2012 4:12:31 AM If you are running a reference cooler you dont want to go over 10% mentioned by asrever. Example of safe overclock on 6970: Base: Core=880MHz, Mem=1375MHz OC:Core=930-950, Mem=1425-1450Mhz What are you using to OC the card? TheApocalypse February 1, 2012 4:28:39 AM If I recall your GPU won't perform at top speeds unless it is under load. However, I think it would be a terrible idea to do the 2ghz gpu 3GHz memory because you'll likely burn out your part real quick nna2 a b K Overclocking February 1, 2012 1:14:03 PM okay thanks, didnt know that nna2 a b K Overclocking February 1, 2012 1:14:23 PM Best answer selected by nna2. Mousemonkey a b K Overclocking February 1, 2012 1:22:44 PM This topic has been closed by Mousemonkey Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forumshould i trust my temp readings? ForumCan I trust this psu? ForumShould I still trust my power supply? ForumWhen overclocking a system is it wise to trust auto settings in bios? ForumMobile GPU Overclocking +Fan Control ForumAt this point, who can trust nVidia? ForumCoud I trust Newegg ? ForumShould I trust HP or Newegg's memory finder? ForumWhat GPU should I use for my new build? Forum1Gb vs 2Gb graphics ForumGot my GPU back from warranty (560ti)....NOT HAPPY ForumProblem overclocking 6950 ForumShould i get gtx 570 or radeon 6970? Forum[Solved] Need help figuring out what went wrong ForumWhich Card Should I Buy? More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !