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post #11 of 17
I wonder if this is just a problem with their dedicated laptop GPUs? My ASUS GTX 570 is still rocking stock reference cooler and the same TIM I purchased it with. My load/idle temps are nothing out of the ordinary though.
post #12 of 17
Crap thermal paste is a norm for laptops, most laptop repair engineers don't even bother applying new thermal paste or at least the 3 dell ones I had didn't.

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I wonder if this is just a problem with their dedicated laptop GPUs? My ASUS GTX 570 is still rocking stock reference cooler and the same TIM I purchased it with. My load/idle temps are nothing out of the ordinary though.
.. The thermal paste on my gtx 580 was dry and nasty, I dropped 10C by replacing it for mx4
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post #13 of 17
Wow, that's pretty pathetic ASUS.
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post #14 of 17
Props to the i7 for coming down from 107*C in one piece....!
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post #15 of 17
Thread Starter 
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Originally Posted by railfan844 View Post
Props to the i7 for coming down from 107*C in one piece....!
GPU , not CPU.
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GPU , not CPU.
Ah gotcha. But still impressive, 'specially on an AMD card.
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post #17 of 17
Quote:
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So my mother has an Asus G73-JH
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