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6800GT (AGP) Voltage

Discussion in 'Graphics Cards' started by celliott, 3 Aug 2006.

  1. celliott

    Mobster

    Joined: 21 Jun 2004

    Posts: 2,772

    Location: Berkshire

    Can someone please confirm what the default and reccomended safe AGP Voltage for the 6800GT is?

    I have been told 1.4v is best by one site, and 1.8v is good for overclocking on another site.

    My bios only allows me to select 1.5v and 1.6v. I believe 1.5v is for AGP 4x cards whereas 1.6v is for 8x, as the card itself draws power from the Molex?

    Whats best :confused:
     
    Last edited: 3 Aug 2006
  2. killer_uk

    OcUK Staff

    Joined: 12 Mar 2003

    Posts: 4,070

    Location: OcUK HQ

    I didn't think messing around with the AGP voltage made any difference? :confused:
     
  3. Mr Paul

    Soldato

    Joined: 19 Oct 2002

    Posts: 5,549

    Location: Reading UK

    I run my AGP voltage at 1.6v.

    Stock for AGP x8 is 1.5v.
     
  4. ninjapilot

    Hitman

    Joined: 22 Oct 2003

    Posts: 943

    Location: UK, Brighton

    Im sure it dosn't as well...........

    Ninja
     
  5. ShakenNstirred

    Sgarrista

    Joined: 5 Jun 2003

    Posts: 8,854

    Location: sawley/ long eaton

    it makes no difference