ATI X1800XL video card overclocking guide

Posted on Saturday, December 24 2005 @ 0:36 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
While the ATI X1800 XL is a very fast video card by today's standards there is always the need for more speed and that leads to overclocking. Today LR overclock an X1800 XL with the goal of catching up with the higher priced X1800 XT video card. Read on to see how their overclocking trial went.

Wow! By overclocking our ATI X1800 XL have reached the same core speed as the X1800XT, though the memory would not clock up to the 750MHz of the XT. Trying to go any higher meant that we would need more voltage, and created more heat than we were willing to accept...

You can check out the full guide over here.

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Thomas has been messing with computer since early childhood and firmly believes the Internet is the best thing since sliced bread. Enjoys playing with new tech, is fascinated by science, and passionate about financial markets. When not behind a computer, he can be found with running shoes on or lifting heavy weights in the weight room.

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