View Single Post
Old 04-29-10, 12:05 AM   #328
Registered User
Join Date: Jan 2008
Posts: 101
Default Re: Official "I just got a Geforce GTX 470/480" thread

Originally Posted by Galvin View Post
I applied shin etsu paste to my stock gtx470. But I never got the huge temp drops other people have. The card maxes out at around 93c during heaven benchmark. Before I changed the paste I used to get up to 95c. 93c seems to be the magic number it never goes above that in WoW or Heaven Benchmark. And this is with room temp of 65F.
Seems kinda high for your room temps and single card configurations. When I use just one 480, it doesn't get above 95C after 2 hours of hard benching even at 75F. It's much cooler than that if I only push it for 30 mins or less.
brunner is offline   Reply With Quote