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Old 02-11-12, 09:47 AM   #409
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Got my two Xtreme 7970 coolers. GPU's idle 32 & 29. Played Saint Rows The Third for about an hour with 7970s @ 1125/1575 and fans 100%. Ingame set to Ultra @ 2560 x 1600. Very very quiet and temps never went over 60c. 55-60 FPS with occassional dips into the high 40s.

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Old 02-11-12, 10:19 AM   #410
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Nice job, Looks cool literally, Nice computer, fast as well.
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Old 02-12-12, 10:14 AM   #411
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Nice job, Looks cool literally, Nice computer, fast as well.
Thx fasedww. I did a 3dmk11 with the 7970s @ 1325/1725 and 2600K @ 5GHz. Got a score of P14,349 (http://3dmark.com/3dm11/2746557). Thats over 1400 points lower than my run last month which was P15,758 with the 7970s @ 1230/1750 and 2600K @ 5GHz (http://3dmark.com/3dm11/2562900). Reason being from what I can gather is I didn't have 'Use application settings' ticked in the Tessellation block of 3D Application Settings. Wasn't a realistic score.

Anyway, my GPU higest temps were 54/48 with fans at a very quiet 100%.

OBTW, love the waterblock 7970s setup. Real cool!
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Old 02-12-12, 12:20 PM   #412
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Very nice PC and those temps are crazy good.
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Just a question. Who is VTX, i've never heard of them.
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Now that's a thing of beauty. I love the look of those Asus cards, and they are so quiet and overclock like nothing else.
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