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latest hd3850 256mb bios

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If anyone needs a new bios for the 256MB HD3850 here is one for cards made by ATI

I tried submitting it to the database last month but it still hasn't shown up in it yet, maybe someone can upload it.

Video Adapter ATI Radeon HD 3850 256MB GDDR3
BIOS Version 010.079.000.000.000000
BIOS Date 03/24/08 12:58
GPU Code Name RV670

http://files.filefront.com/HD3850+256MB+Bios/;10061883;/fileinfo.html



the bios is not modified
 
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What does it fix? im getting my hands onto one HD 3850 256mb
 
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its just the latest bios, its a little more stable than the other bios's and has the fan fix
 
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If anyone needs a new bios for the 256MB HD3850 here is one for cards made by ATI

I tried submitting it to the database last month but it still hasn't shown up in it yet, maybe someone can upload it.

Video Adapter ATI Radeon HD 3850 256MB GDDR3
BIOS Version 010.079.000.000.000000
BIOS Date 03/24/08 12:58
GPU Code Name RV670

http://files.filefront.com/HD3850+256MB+Bios/;10061883;/fileinfo.html



the bios is not modified

Would you happen to know if these bios are compatible with a HD3850 AGP 512MB? I only ask because my card has the same vendor (1002) and id (9505) except that its a Powercolor 3850 AGP.
 
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I don't think so,
 
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Yeah don't do it, the card will die

this bios is only for the ATI HD3850(256MB) with the standard ATI reference board
 
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NO!!! Dont flash a PCIe BIOS on AGP. I know you want to... to fix the fan bug. But it will kill your card. Please go here repsol: http://forums.techpowerup.com/showthread.php?t=58722
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Hmmm, I'm kinda interested in this BIOS. I've been trying to get past 765MHz core, but ATi drivers keep crashing, although the card is stable, the drivers crash after about 10 seconds during 3D. RAM runs over 1000MHz just fine, no crashes, no artifacts.
Thinking it's all caused by an older BIOS, but I'm not sure.
 

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Is there an updated 512mb version one? Would it work with my HIS IceQ3 HD 3850 512mb? Or does HIS use non-reference designs?
 

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Will this work on my HIS HD3850 256mb?
Will it matter about the bios size/checksum being differant?

Heres the details of my bios-



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I have an HIS Radeon 3850 256MB also and it flashed fine on my card. I used ATIFlash and had to use the -fp flag. Other than that, the BIOS seems to be working flawlessly. The fan is now noticeably louder under load though but my temps are down 10-15 degrees.
 

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Thanks,i will try it today.
 

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If anyone finds a BIOS for a HD3870 GDDR3 512 MB newer than 010.080.000.000.000000, let me know :D
 

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So it will be ok to flash this new bios onto my card?



I am just bouble checking as i dont want to brick my card.Can i force flash with winflash if i have to?
 

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You can use that BIOS, but ATIwinflash won't do it because of the CRC mismatch. You'll have to do it from DOS.
 

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Ok thanks pal :)

Just understandably dont wanna brick my card.
 

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Ok I give up!:banghead:

I've tried 5 times to download that file, but it keeps bombing out.
Anyone know where else one might find it?
 

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Attached. Must just be you :p
 

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I think it kept getting lost on it's way to deep dark africa.

Thx m8.:toast:
Got it now.
 
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