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Old 05-25-10, 11:59 AM   #29
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Default Re: Dual Fermi GTX 490

Originally Posted by nekrosoft13 View Post
for comparison, 480 runs cooler(38-45ish) on idle then 8800gtx, and while reviews (running early drivers/and old bios) some claim 93c load temp, my 480 didn't go over 85c yet. And most end users will confirm, 480GTX runs much cooler then reviews claimed.
yup my 480gtx SC hasn't got over 86c yet. that's in crysis playing for 45minutes. i have good case cooling but that's no different than my GTX280 in the same case with the same case cooling. I leave everything on auto and i'm lovin the card so far. reviews seems over blown with that and unless your room temp is 30c i'm not sure how they are getting 97c in the reviews. my 2 cents only but i don't do SLI so maybe that's the difference.
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