Originally Posted by Enterhaken
I just realised that my brandnew XFX 260 GTX XXX since the first start speeds
up like a hairdryer for 3 times about 2 seconds each time and than boots normally at 40% in XP32.
Is this a normal behaviour for that videocard?
In my view it's weird and I'm about to send it back.
What do You think?
Please explain more. It is normal for the card to spin 100% at boot but then slow down at POST