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Old 04-21-10, 02:01 PM   #57
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Default Re: GTX 480 fan is NOT LOUD! What's up with these reviewers?

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Originally Posted by sancheuz View Post
Especially if you run a dual monitor setup like me. I work from home and am using my pc all day and my 480 hovers when working on 3ds max or photoshop at around 83dC-85dC. It does heat up my room and it is relatively loud. I would not recommend this card to someone running dual monitors until they fix this by doing further underclocking of the card under multimonitors.

Edit: Even when idling not doing no 3d work, the card hovers at the lower 80's.. and i have a case with good airflow and my ambient temp is 75-76 d F.
Eck. Really? I'm running dual monitors as well.

I wonder if its just a driver issue. Aero shouldn't be putting that much load on the card.
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