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Radeon 9550 to 9600 Bios Mod

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man...flashing 9800pro to 9800XT pwns :toast: :rockout:
 

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Hello :)
i`m from Bulgaria and I am NEW in this :)
i have Sapphire Radeon 9550 128MB/128bit VIVO Hynix
what can i do with this card and how?
thanks in advance
 

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This is my 9550 on stock cooling, as you can see it's far from stock settings

 
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ur mem cant go higher without more voltage and/or timings changed btw
 

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im not planning on pushing it any further, that new 478 board DOES NOT have volt options, same as my current board, i want a little better cooling on the card before i push it further, remember the 9600 and its wierd warping, that was the heat because i never had any fans on it.
 
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Hi everybody. i've been searching fot a timings guide for quite a while. basically im stuck with a connect3d r9550 256mb with samsung mems that won´t pass 212mhz (yeah, it DOES suck), after that, all i get is artifacts. So i was wondering if any of you have changed the timings on this particular board, or if you have a guide to understand how they work. The GPU is currently on 325 with the original heatsink and a AT power source fan glued on :p.
And no, i can´t afford a new one, specially because i would have to buy a new motherboard (it´s AGp), so any help will be appreciated.
Cheers from Argentina!