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Old 03-29-10, 10:55 PM   #103
kaptkarl
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Default Re: Man, it is sooo hot.

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Originally Posted by Toss3 View Post
WTH - it reached 100c with the fan set to 100%? Yikes! Hope they built these well or we'll start seeing dead GTX 480s everywhere. Still I think watercooling might be the only solution for SLI'd rigs with this one.
That is/was my main concern....heat. I decided to go ATI after having NVidia for the last two generations for that reason.

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