On the last page we covered how overclocking on the Palit GTX 680 works using the PrecisionX tool but what was our maximum overclock on this card?
Stock 3D Mark
By maxing out the power target slider which in the latest version of PrecisionX gives us up to 150% and upping the GPU voltage slider to its maximum we found our stable core offset was +177MHz with memory offset of +465MHz. This is a significant improvement over the reference design on both fronts. Our card peaked at 1354MHz core with memory hitting 1805MHz (or 3610/7220MHz depending on the calculation used). This gave us a 3DMark Extreme profile score of 3955.
PowerColor offer their own branded version of the liquid cooled R9 295 X2… and now for those who want a similar level of framerate they have their air cooled dual core R9 290X with Devil 13 branding. Today we take a look at this R9 290X2 to see what Powercolor can do with their custom design card in a selection of games including Battlefield 4 and GRID Autosport at 4K resolution.
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