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Old 06-17-08, 01:53 PM   #9
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Default Re: Just got my GTX 280 and some Problems

Originally Posted by pizzaguy View Post
I am willing to bet its his PSU causing the problem because of what you just mentioned. This is why I prefer a strong single 12v rail PSU as it takes out all the guess work of a multiple rail PSU.

He is most likely overloading one of the rails hence when he games the card needs power and its not getting it=shut down.
I tryed it again with case open and a big fan in front but as soon as i launch a game the fan speeds up on full speed and reached up to 104 i think thats not normal

do you guys think overheating can hapen due to less power from the PSU too ?
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