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Old 05-07-10, 08:53 AM   #77
Amuro
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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 mailman2 View Post
Since the GTX 480 has a heatspreader patches arent really gonna matter. And AS5 is always a few deg lower than ceramique once it sets up. Probably just ambient temp change that is showing 5 deg less. Glad mine is water cooled now, its almost a must do with these things.
Both AS5 and ceramiaue are outdated, and you should not use AS5 on anything other than CPU as it's conductive. MX-2 or MX-3 from Arctic Cooling is much better.
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