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Windows 7: My HD 7870 underclocked itself ?!

21 Feb 2014   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
My HD 7870 underclocked itself ?!

So,I was playing League of Legends yesterday,and my FPS was horrible ( 30 - 50 ) ,so I thought that my GPU was overheating.I opened up MSI Afterburner to increase the RPM of the GPU fan,but then I saw that my GPU underclocked itself.


Should I just OC it back to the factory defaults or what ?

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21 Feb 2014   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-BIT

Is your 7870 a GHZ edition? if it is then the underclock went WAY TOO MUCH LOWER than its normal clock. Set it's default clock and see what happens.
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