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Old 08-06-2011, 03:26 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Furmark beats on your hardware, you can expect it to get hotter than it does in a game. A lot of people advise against using Furmark for that reason. There are many less abusive ways to test stability.
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30mins no reset and the temperature difference is amazing while playing GPU ~55c and CPU 37c, no resets yet and in zones where my gpu used to be 85c is now 55c.

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30mins no reset and the temperature difference is amazing while playing GPU ~55c and CPU 37c, no resets yet and in zones where my gpu used to be 85c is now 55c.

THANK YOU ALL!!!!!
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