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New BIOS released by Sapphire for 3870

mikek75

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Sapphire have released a new BIOS for the HD3870 which addresses fan speed control and also PowerPlay issues. I've tried to flash it under Winflash to my Asus EAH3870, but I get a Subsystem IDs mismatch error. In CCC by the graphics card manufacturer it just says Powered by ATI, so I assume its a Built by ATI card, and the BIOS posted at Sapphire mentions that its only for BBA cards. Should I try and force it with ATIFlash?
 

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Don't like to bump, but I'm itching to give this a go!
 
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You can force it with Winflash too!

use the -f fuction...

open cmd in windows...bla bla....
 
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go ahead

get er done