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Old 08-19-2007, 01:01 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Ntune is showing my 8800GTS at 63C idle, is that really hot for this GPU? my 7800GTX used to idle around 40C

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I would say that is too hot for a graphics card to idle at.

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check the fan is operating properly, if the card is new then it may be that the thermal paste hasnt cured yet, give it a week and your card should be running at much lower temps
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