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Old 08-13-2006, 01:54 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default x1900xt Stock Heatsink?

The stock heatsink is pretty powerful, But I see reviews saying the vf-900 is great on a x1900xt, I had one on my 7800gt before I sold it and Now I am wondering will it help alot vs the stock one? And if Anyone has put one on there x1900xt or xtx, is the stock HSF hard to take off? Thanks.

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Old 08-13-2006, 03:57 AM   #2 (permalink)
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yea, i put a vf700 on mine, soo much quiter, but dunno of the temps

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Old 08-13-2006, 04:37 AM   #3 (permalink)
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i would stick with what you have... no point in getting it, even if u unlocked and oc to the max, u wouldnt need it
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I want to know if I overclock it a little bit, would a vf 900 get better temps than the stock one at 5000 rpm?
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