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Old 06-12-2006, 09:36 AM   #1 (permalink)
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i have an xfx geforce 6800 xtreme 256mb and its at 125ºC and i have an exhaust fan on it too!!!

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811999486

Thats the exhaust fan!!!

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814150130

Thats my video card!!!

PLease help me!!!
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Old 06-12-2006, 09:41 AM   #2 (permalink)
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It is probally an incorrect temperature reading, as you will be seeing artifacts at that temperature.

I see you have a graphics card as you exhaust fan...

Turn the exhaust fan off, it may be over powering it.

Is that idle or load temperature btw?
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how can you tell if its idle temp or not?
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where you using a program to monitor the temperature when in a game? Or where you rendering anything?
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I was reading the threshold sorry guys!!!

my graphics card is only at 45ºC!!!
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lol...thats good to hear
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Old 06-16-2006, 10:13 PM   #7 (permalink)
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ok now its 50ºC IDLE!!!

Its about 60ºC when i play NFSMW!!!

will this help me out?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835124006
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dude 60 C Load on that card is an awsome temp...

You have nothing to be worried about
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