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Old 07-28-2008, 11:35 PM   #1
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okay my gpu temp is 62c idle and like 85-90c under load, its not even oc'ed!!! how bad is that actualy? like really bad? or not to bad for a gpu? thanks in advanced guys, i only know about CPU temps not gpu...
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Old 07-28-2008, 11:39 PM   #2
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That's pretty hot at idle. What video card do you have?
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Old 07-28-2008, 11:42 PM   #3
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ATI Radeon x1650 PCI-E 512MB it has a little fan on it and a pretty big heatsink its the one by ati though.
wow now it was 100c........ are you kidding me? wow!!!!! this is after a gaming sesion on cod4 but right when i minimized it went down to 85
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if everything is working ok (no artifacts etc) then you are ok. 100c is not a problem for gpu's. You might still want to clean the heatsink & fan, usually it helps quite a lot.
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Old 07-29-2008, 08:05 AM   #5
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i keep it clean, and i know its running hot because my cod4 like blinks black every 3 or so mins! why the heck does it do this? i even reapplyed better termal paste before (yes i know how to apply termal paste correctly)
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I Think something may be wrong there,my 8800 only runs at 40-50c idle,Maybe buy an aftermarket cooler?
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Old 07-29-2008, 09:14 AM   #7
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but then it'd be cheaper to buy a better video card =(
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Depends on what cooler you get?
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Old 07-29-2008, 10:28 AM   #9
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http://images.ask.com/fr?q=ati+x1650...rt%253D30&qt=0 EXACTLY this card =D

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