MSI Radeon HD 7970 Lightning OC to 1.8Ghz core

A Swedish proverclocker Elmor managed to squeeze an MSI Radeon HD 7970 Lightning up to the clocks limits using a liquid nitrogen cooling solution, the default clock speed for the MSI lighting edition is 1070Mhz for the core, 5600Mhz effective GDDR5 speed.

The guy pushed up the core clock up to a whooping 1800MHz and the GDDR5 effective video memory up to 7.70GHz driving the memory bandwidth to 370 GB/s using 1.7V for the GPU feeding, the result is P15035 points on 3DMark 2011 on performance presets in combination with an Intel Core i7-3960X Extreme Edition six core chip clocked @ 5207 MHz, check out the snapshot prove.

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MSI Radeon HD 7970 Lightning OC to 1.8Ghz core MSI Radeon HD 7970 Lightning OC to 1.8Ghz core Reviewed by Maherr Live on Wednesday, March 21, 2012 Rating: 5