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*****STRANGE*****

Hi guys, I got my 5970 today and I'm having some strange issues.
If I play a game or something the temps will go up to about 70c, but when I stop playing the temps will stay at about the same. When I crank the fan up to 60% for 30 seconds and then put it back at auto (25%) the temps will drop back to low 40s (Same as idle) and stay there.

If someone could shed a little light on why this is happening it would be awesome

Thanks
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*****STRANGE*****

Hi guys, I got my 5970 today and I'm having some strange issues.
If I play a game or something the temps will go up to about 70c, but when I stop playing the temps will stay at about the same. When I crank the fan up to 60% for 30 seconds and then put it back at auto (25%) the temps will drop back to low 40s (Same as idle) and stay there.

If someone could shed a little light on why this is happening it would be awesome

Thanks
It's not a problem. It happenes to me too. After gaming, put the fan on for a minute and then back to auto. There is nothing wrong with your card. I won't go into detail as to why this is the case otherwise i would be typing all day
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When I had my stock cooler on my 5970 it operated so that it ran at about 25% to 30% until it reached a high temp (75~ C) and then it starts to go to around 70%
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My 5970 (stock) on 35% fan speed it never goings over 60c.
At 850/1200 fan speed at 55% it never goings over 65c.
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