ATI HD3870 X2 1GB Comment Thread
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January 28, 2008, 04:34 PM
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Does anyone think that the engineering sample is perhaps not indicative of what the final retail card might be like? I know I have seen/heard about engineering sampled CPU's, and that they are actually not all they are cracked up to be.
I suppose I am mentioning this because of the poor overclocking of this card...
Overclocking experiences seem to vary a lot between some retail CPU and ES, which is likely the problem here (though keep in mind SKTMTL didn't use third party over clocking software). As for overall performance, I don't think it would vary much between card, if at all.
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