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    Ati5770+8600Gts Psu Question

    Hi, again. I took the risk and tried the above configuration. The Psu seems able to handle the extra load of 8600GTS I installed the Gel's mod 1.03 with 196.34 drivers and the latest physX , newer drivers didnt work for me. I tested with metro 2033. The only problem is that 5770 dont...
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    A poll of graphics card history

    ISA trident 256kb VL-Bus cirrus logic 1 mb PCI s3 trio 64v+ 1mb (later i added another 1 mb from a dead card) PCI s3 virge 4mb (diamond) PCI Matrox Millenium II 16mb PCI voodoo 2 12mb AGP voodoo 3 16mb AGP voodoo 5 5500 AGP GF3 Ti 200 AGP FX5600 Ultra AGP Radeon 9800pro PCI-E X1600pro PCI-E...
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    How to "bake" your graphic card

    Patient: Asus 8600GTS/256mb/ddr3 (S.T.A.L.K.E.R. edition) Symptoms: Black screen with dvi cable. only boots up with dvi to d-sub converter. Blue vertical lines in windows 7 x64 under safe mode (with normal boot the system crashed). White random characters all over the screen under Dos...
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    Ati5770+8600Gts Psu Question

    Hi Recently a friend of mine gave me a Nvidia 8600GTS/256mb DDR3 Is worth to put the 8600Gts as a dedicated Phyx card? I have a Thermaltake TR2 RX-500PP PSU, Will my PSU handle the load??? my PC configuration is the following: PSU : Thermaltake TR2 RX-500PP (500watt) CPU ...
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    Sapphire HD 5770 BIOS Botchup Leaves Users with Just 720 Stream Processors

    Restoring all shaders in Sapphire 5770 Vapor X Hi. I got some pm's from people regarding the guide i made in other post aboute Restoring all shaders in Sapphire 5770 Vapor X. They say that they cannot follow my guide. I made an updated guide and i tryed to make it simplier and more detailed...
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    Sapphire HD 5770 BIOS Botchup Leaves Users with Just 720 Stream Processors

    I bought vapor-x because i thought it had a great cooler, i am not a o/c fan but i like low tempetures. Tested the card stock after unlocking all the 800 sp's and the tempeture's was 40 oC for idle and 76 oC in 100% stress. Bought A.C.ACCELERO L2 PRO + A.C. MX-3 THERMAL COMPOUND, and...
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    Sapphire HD 5770 BIOS Botchup Leaves Users with Just 720 Stream Processors

    i think its the same bios version as the one you send us
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    Sapphire Vapor-X 5770, ONLY 720 Shaders??

    Restoring all shaders in Sapphire 5770 Vapor X Disclaimer: I Take No Responsibility For Anything / Use At Your Own Risk This Guide will show you how to restore all 800 shaders in your "buggy" sapphire 5770 Vapor X graphics card. 1) Make sure that your Graphics card is the one with the "buggy"...
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    Sapphire HD 5770 BIOS Botchup Leaves Users with Just 720 Stream Processors

    in the first post it says that we can download the correct bios form sapphiretech. Where inside sapphiretech's site it suppose to be this? i cant find it.
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    Sapphire Vapor-X 5770, ONLY 720 Shaders??

    updated guide moved to post #81
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    Sapphire Vapor-X 5770, ONLY 720 Shaders??

    i think all the credits goes to w1zzad. i did nothing. i will make a guide right away.
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    Sapphire Vapor-X 5770, ONLY 720 Shaders??

    i report that it says 10 SIMDs
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    Sapphire Vapor-X 5770, ONLY 720 Shaders??

    i report that with 3dmark with 720 shaders 8820 score points after the bios flash. with all shaders (800) 9306 score points SHAME ON YOU SAPPHIRE!!! THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT GUYS.!!!
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    Sapphire Vapor-X 5770, ONLY 720 Shaders??

    Success!!! i will run again the 3dmark now and post the "before" and "after" results. Gpuz reports 800 shanders now thanks for your support THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! and sapphire SHAME on you.
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    Sapphire Vapor-X 5770, ONLY 720 Shaders??

    i will try it now and report back. (if the system boots ) thank you
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    Sapphire Vapor-X 5770, ONLY 720 Shaders??

    i got the same error again "ssid mismatched". with the bios form the site eidairaman1 suggested and the post of w1zzard. can any experience member help? what that error means?
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    Sapphire Vapor-X 5770, ONLY 720 Shaders??

    thank you i will try it right away
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    Sapphire Vapor-X 5770, ONLY 720 Shaders??

    i got error SSID dismached. and i did not proceeded. mine E132. w1zzards D132 can anyone help?
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    Sapphire Vapor-X 5770, ONLY 720 Shaders??

    i got 8820 for the GPU score. is that ok for this gfx card?
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    Sapphire Vapor-X 5770, ONLY 720 Shaders??

    ok i will first do the "before" betchmark.
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    Sapphire Vapor-X 5770, ONLY 720 Shaders??

    i know Dos , batch files, etc i grow up with dos and win 3.11 :P now i am installing 3d mark (the latest from official site) i used the tutorial that suggests the H P USB util along with some zipped files. i already formated my 2.5" hdd in fat32 with system files and put w1zzards bios and...
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    Sapphire Vapor-X 5770, ONLY 720 Shaders??

    i bought it from Greece.
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    Sapphire Vapor-X 5770, ONLY 720 Shaders??

    i bought it from a shop in Greece called Eshop (its a chain here in Greece) it has its owned site eshop.gr product is fresh in the site. i dont have floppy disk and i will flash it through usb hard disk. (although i have LTP and serial port :P) (core i5 - P55 here) i need help please how to...