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So I built a new system:

Asus rampage III Extreme
OCZ 6gb ddr3
Sapphire hd5970
I7 960 (stock cooling ATM)
Cooler master silent pro gold 1200wb
Cooler master haf-x

Computer runs cool and great. I play dragon age 2, TF2, crysis 2 all on very high with 60fps. but when I get into a big battle on crysis 2, my computer does a loud constant SCREACHING beep. I think it's my video card. Nothing runs hot and I don't lose any performance. I sent it to sapphire and they ran a 3 day stress test and nothing was wrong. Any suggestions? Could it be a power issue to the card?

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Perhaps it is your mobo. Your mobo is the only thing that is going to be beeping at you. I have never heard of a motherboard screeching at anyone though.
    
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It might be the mobo. I'm hoping someone has had a similar issue and discovered the fix
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try just taking out the GPU and seeing. narrow it down by breaking it down
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try just taking out the GPU and seeing. narrow it down by breaking it down
What do you mean? Just remove the videocard? Ive had the card tested =/
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Do you have the pcie power connectors plugged it all the way? Because my 6950 and 6870 do a really long beep if I forget to plug the power cables in. Since it is happening while in-game, maybe the card could be having trouble getting the power it needs? That's the only thing I can think of.
    
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Try stressing the CPU vs. the GPU's by running something like Furmark (GPU) and prime95 (CPU) see if you can narrow it down a bit more.

You can also test your PSU with OCCT stress test app. It will load up the CPU and the GPU's at the same time to let you know if your PSU is performing properly.

Do you have another graphics card that you can test with?
   
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Ok Tried furmark and prime95. Both cause my computer to do the screach."( wth could it be!? am i underpowering the video card? i mean the games runs crazy smooth. I even added a coolermaster v10, cpu temps are even lower.
Edited by neolfex - 6/21/11 at 5:13pm
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