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7970 wrong GPU Clock readings.


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Oct 4, 2011
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Why do 5 secs after launching GPU-Z, clock speed shows as hundreds of thousand for a few secs and then back to normal again (1000 MHz)? Is it because I'm using beta driver?

Aug 29, 2005
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Whatever my internet protocol shows I guess O.o
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could be beta driver sending some wrong signals out, does u got any problems in games?

if not i won't take it lightly xD
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GPU-z almost never reads my 7970s correctly; I rely on MSI Afteburner for correct readings on voltages/clocks.
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I think it was just a delay in reading the clock
I have the same problem with my his 5770 all across gpu-z version
it's not a big problem in gaming or rendering image...