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Old 01-30-2017, 11:07 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I've been experimenting with overclocking my GPU, most guides say to increase threshold by +10, I've gotten up to +50 and stopped, I didn't want to go any further, also at +50 I didn't notice any gameplay differences(arma 3) Do I need to go higher, is it safe to go higher, I tried looking to see how high I could go but couldn't find anything

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What's the rest of your machine's specs?
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I7 processor, 12 GB of ram, anything else?
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Models? Case, cooling setup, PSU, what specific 970, what software you're using to overclock with, ect.
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I7 4790s, NVIDIA GEFORCE GTX 970, DDR3 RAM, I have 3 fans, Corsair - CX Series Modular CX750M 750W
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Well, the 970 and 980 can OC quite a bit but it all depends on your cooling. If you're not already I suggest using MSI Afterburner, going to settings and clicking unlock voltage, then maxing out that and the power limit bar. Start your OC off with +100 on core. Don't bother OCing the VRAM.
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Thanksa lot, I forgot to mention, I use EVGA precision for the OCing
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