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Does it? And if you were to cool the VRM/Power phases on the card, would you technically be stable @ a certain overclock?
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Of course.
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yeah, it would make power delivery more efficient as well.
not to mention you wont risk burning them up if they are kept cool.
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yeah, it would make power delivery more efficient as well.
not to mention you wont risk burning them up if they are kept cool.
What are same temps for the VRM on a 560 Ti HAWK?
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What are same temps for the VRM on a 560 Ti HAWK?
i have no idea, i have never owned a 560ti hawk.
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Yes, it certainly helps to cool them, though they tend to have a much higher temp tolerance than other components. As for specific temps, it varies with vrm type, but as far as I know, Nvidia has removed temp sensors on the vrm's since the gtx200 series? At least thats what I read when I was googling why my gtx480 doesn't have VRAM & vrm temp sensors like my 260 has. Here's a thread I started a while ago on max vrm temps:

http://www.overclock.net/graphics-ca...get-fried.html
    
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Originally Posted by BOB850123 View Post
What are same temps for the VRM on a 560 Ti HAWK?
they stay cool with the fan up,it has a nice cooling plate on the vrm and rams.
i have one it runs very well with low voltage.
btw
of the fermi line up,only the 560 hawk and 580 lightning have temp mointoring for each ram and vrm temps.

here is after a few 3d11 runs in sli with a gigabyte 560 ti oc card.
they stay cool well under there rated max heat range

had some more open monitor temp testing runs but i cant find them now sry
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