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Old 11-21-08, 07:16 AM   #1
Enterhaken
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Exclamation 260 GTX: only 900 rpm @ 77 C! Bug or feature?

After installing the 180.48's for my XFX 260 GTX XXX I did some benchmarking while monitoring with gpu-z. In 2D it's working at 40% i.e. 742 rpm.
Now I used the crysis benchmark at 1600x1200, AA 4x, erverything High, aver. 33 fps.
After 15 minutes gpu-z showed 77 C but the fan speed worked surprisingly for me at 48%/ 906 rpm!

Is this normal or is the fan running at too low speeds?
Or is my card faulty?

I remember older drivers, where the fanspeed was much higher at about 1100 rpm when stressed.
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