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Old 06-19-08, 01:40 PM   #28
Dreamingawake
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Default Re: Just got my GTX 280 and some Problems

I dunno, mine seems to be okay now..

I've set the fan speed manually to 70% and the temps
on my GPU never went over 55 during Crysis..

Got to max 50 on the CPU during Crysis but it was IDLING at 70 before
so, that's a huge improvement

I couldn't even play for a minute before the system shut down but
I just finished playing for 30 minutes straight without a hitch..

I'm pretty sure your card isn't faulty.... if you've tried a new PSU, and your CPU isn't overheating
it must be the 280 overheating when you launch a 3d application..

it shuts itself down to avoid damaging itself..
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