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Old 11-30-2008, 04:54 PM   #21 (permalink)
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Default Re: Low power for GPU/overclocking gtx260

ati tool has problems with lots of nvidia drivers... its common

if ur trying to oc use evga precision tool
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id just use rivatuner personally... never used evga precison, but rivatuner has just about everything you could possibly want
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very true... evga is just plain jane simple
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i find the intergrated hw monitor is really good... that way you dont have to have 20 different apps open just to see whats goin on in there
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temps?? who worries about temps... i don't
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thats cuz you got water some of us like to know that our cards aren't dying
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reguardless of water... lol...

bench now.. WORRY LATER...

i'll tell you from hitting 3.8ghz on my i7 on stock cooler, i never once checked my temps.. i live my life a 1/4 mile a time.. and for those 10 seconds or less... i'm free (haha stupid fast and furious)
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yeah i never check my CPU temps (cept when im pushing a load at 1.6V or so), but i've got 4850s and its gettin hot already here so they get pretty toasty at times, so i kinda like to check up on them once in a while...
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Clock 624
Shader linked
Mem 1050
Runnning 62-64c
Fan is on auto

Should I change the fan setting?
Would you try changing any settings?

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You might wanna look at modding the cooling on those 4850s bongwizard. I have an acellero strapped to mine and its nice and cool.
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