1. Welcome to TechPowerUp Forums, Guest! Please check out our forum guidelines for info related to our community.

Reference Asus 5870 BIOS

Discussion in 'AMD / ATI' started by Volkswagen, Feb 2, 2011.

  1. Volkswagen

    Volkswagen

    Joined:
    Dec 22, 2010
    Messages:
    323 (0.26/day)
    Thanks Received:
    13
    Can someone link me to a reference Asus 5870 BIOS so that I can download it and flash my reference Saphire 5870 BIOS to overcome the ATI CCC overclock limits. I know they are available in the BIOS section but I just want to make sure that I use the right one.

    Many thanks in advance.

    Adnan
  2. erocker

    erocker Super Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Jul 19, 2006
    Messages:
    39,156 (13.80/day)
    Thanks Received:
    13,608
    A reference Asus bios will have the same CCC clocks available. You can use Afterburner with your current bios.
  3. BarbaricSoul

    BarbaricSoul

    Joined:
    Feb 21, 2008
    Messages:
    4,774 (2.12/day)
    Thanks Received:
    1,553
    you dont need to change the bios. There's a setting in the ATI catalist folder you have to change if I remember correctly.
    Crunching for Team TPU
  4. Volkswagen

    Volkswagen

    Joined:
    Dec 22, 2010
    Messages:
    323 (0.26/day)
    Thanks Received:
    13
    As far as I know the ASUS and MSI BIOS is the only one that is unlocked when it comes to overclocking speeds.
  5. kenkickr

    kenkickr

    Joined:
    Dec 5, 2007
    Messages:
    4,789 (2.05/day)
    Thanks Received:
    1,428
    I have two Sapphire reference 5870's with stock bios and they allow me to OC up to 900 core/1300 ram in CCC but I can run 1100 core @ 1.2v/1350 mem with MSI Afterburner after enabling Unofficial Overclocking within the cfg file.
    Crunching for Team TPU

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guest)

Share This Page