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GeForce GTX 980 under LN2 clocked at 2.2GHz, sets new world record

Using an ASUS GeForce GTX 980 Direct CU II GPU, an overclocker has set a new world record in 3DMark FireStrike Extreme
By Anthony Garreffa from Oct 2, 2014 @ 3:26 CDT

NVIDIA's new second-generation, Maxwell-based GeForce GTX 980 has been out for a couple of weeks, with the 3DMark FireStrike Extreme world record now broken thanks to an insane new overclock.




Elmor, an overclocker with the team has used the ASUS GeForce GTX 980 Direct CU II card, clocking up the GPU Clock to 2208MHz, an increase of 81.58%. The GDDR5 on the card was also overclocked, by 19.27% to 8392MHz. Elmor used LN2, with the core voltage cranked up to 1.2120V.


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