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Unlocking Radeon HD 6950 2GB — tested

Unlocking Radeon HD 6950 2GB with following tests — for and against

Colin McRae: Dirt 2

The second part of well-known race simulator Colin McRae: DiRT, where the best of auto simulators is coupled with awesomeness of modern technologies. We used built-in benchmark tool for graphic card tests.

  • Version: 1.1
  • API: DirectX 11
  • Graphics settings, as follows: Ultra

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And again, we see an quite high value of FPS indicator for this game supporting DirectX 11 API in all tested resolution.

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Stock Radeon HD 6950 2GB card has lost this battle to its modified competitors by 9-12%. As for unlocked variant versus overclocked with same clock for both the diffident is only 2%.

3 Comments

# Avatar Chris,

I picked up a Saphhire HD 6950 today. The one with dual fans and dual bios.
I was happy when I switched to the secondary bios and found the shaders unlocked. No flash necessary.

# Avatar Patrick,

doesnt work on my ASUS DCUII version. now it is unbooatble

# Avatar vralle,


What about default BIOS?

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