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Old 02-15-2006, 10:51 AM   #11
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Wouldent that increase its lifespan since its not constantly running at max?
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Old 02-15-2006, 07:30 PM   #12
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yes that is why it does it
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Old 02-15-2006, 07:32 PM   #13
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I'm not sure about this, but think about it this way. It takes a lot more gas to accelerate a car than to keep it running at a constant speed. It is much better for a car to keep a constant RPM than to constantly shift RPM's...

Graphics cards could work the same way, but I don't think you'd really see a difference in life of the card since everyone here typically replaces theirs from a 1-3 year period.
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Old 02-15-2006, 07:33 PM   #14
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true i cant turn it off it just does it. I thought it was just cool running windows at 9.8GHZ
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Old 02-15-2006, 07:42 PM   #15
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Haha, yeah, that's pretty funny. I would think there would be a little slowdown, though... I mean it still has to use graphics power. What is your desktop background?
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Old 02-16-2006, 01:07 AM   #16
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The blue mushrooms from digitalblasmy.com or w/e. It runs fine on windows its pretty cool i think.
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