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Old 09-03-08, 10:52 PM   #39
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Default Re: Furmark cause major overheating on GTX 280?

Originally Posted by gstanford View Post
Funnily enough this behaviour occurs very early into the lifecycle of the 48xx series which are renowned for running hot and there is an issue with some cards dying due to an inadequately cooled voltage regulator module (brings back memories of certain 7900GT cards).

After losing a HD4870 the other night, I'm picking up a 260GTX. I know a few guys that had their HD4870s die on them too.
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Originally Posted by General Lee View Post
Oh, if the whole world had only one neck for me to squeeze in my hands...
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