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Old 09-09-09, 07:09 PM   #7
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Default Re: My 280 just died :(

have you checked your temps?... the initial GTX280's had problems with the HSF and it would reach 100*C+ easily... i had one that would go to 105 and then start stuttering like crazy... i exchanged it for another one and i've had it for more than 1 year now without issues... this one maxes out at 80-85*C overclocked
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