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Poll Results: Which One(s) Do you Own?

This is a multiple choice poll
  • 14% of voters (91)
    200R
  • 22% of voters (135)
    300R
  • 18% of voters (112)
    400R
  • 46% of voters (283)
    500R
612 Total Votes  
post #581 of 4610
Add me to the club! <3


Transferring the guts out of my Antec Sonata III
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post #582 of 4610
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by defektion;15576876 
Add me to the club! <3

added and welcome to the club smile.gif
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post #583 of 4610
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Originally Posted by defektion;15576876 
Add me to the club! <3


Transferring the guts out of my Antec Sonata III
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Hey defektion, I have the same Asus style cards as you (except mine are HD 6950 in Crossfire). I'm getting rubbish temps (90/97). What is your fan set up? Do you use the 200mm side panel fan? What temps are you getting at 100% load?
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post #584 of 4610
Hey you might want to try this before messing around with your airflow too much! I used to have a 560Ti with that asus cooler and it had terrible temps, and when I peeled the cooler off, there were HUGE globs of TIM on the heatpipes, and my temps shot down under load. Really a day and night difference. Just look up how to apply tim to direct touch heat pipe coolers online smile.gif
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post #585 of 4610
Quote:
Originally Posted by beggin;15578000 
Hey defektion, I have the same Asus style cards as you (except mine are HD 6950 in Crossfire). I'm getting rubbish temps (90/97). What is your fan set up? Do you use the 200mm side panel fan? What temps are you getting at 100% load?

Interesting... I ran FurMark for 5 mins during a burn-in test

GPU 1 reach 94C
GPU 2 hovered around 78C

To me I think 90C+ is Way to hot... I may have to look into that.

I have 2x140MM fans at the top to help exhaust heat but they don't seem like they do anything, and the 200m doesn't seem like it's pushing a lot of air.

hmmmm...

Update: I might try reapplying TIM to GPU 1 that seems WAY to hot.

Update 2: Will removing the HSF to re-apply TIM void my warranty through asus? I'd like to know before I do this, also is using Arctic Silver 5 any good as long as I don't touch the PCB with it?
Edited by defektion - 11/5/11 at 3:36am
post #586 of 4610
Can any or all who have a Z68 MB installed in a 400R along with a H100 who do not have an interference problem with the top MB heatssink post their MB make and model.

I am in shopping mode to replace my ASUS P5Q-E setup and do not want a repeat of the problems I have now.

Thanks

Len
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post #587 of 4610
Quote:
Originally Posted by Lenster;15579502 
Can any or all who have a Z68 MB installed in a 400R along with a H100 who do not have an interference problem with the top MB heatssink post their MB make and model.

I am in shopping mode to replace my ASUS P5Q-E setup and do not want a repeat of the problems I have now.

Thanks

Len


No issues here with GIGABYTE GA-Z68XP-UD3P rev1.3 and H100 in the 500R dont know if 400R is same layout or not ?

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Edited by ohioviper - 11/5/11 at 7:00am
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post #588 of 4610
Include me in the list of the owner of a Carbide 400R with a H100 mounted in the top tp keep my I7-2600k cool.

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post #589 of 4610
Quote:
Originally Posted by ohioviper;15580274 
No issues here with GIGABYTE GA-Z68XP-UD3P rev1.3 and H100 in the 500R dont know if 400R is same layout or not ?

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You have your mem in the wrong slots for Dual Channel support.
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post #590 of 4610
Quote:
Originally Posted by Lenster;15579502 
Can any or all who have a Z68 MB installed in a 400R along with a H100 who do not have an interference problem with the top MB heatssink post their MB make and model.

I am in shopping mode to replace my ASUS P5Q-E setup and do not want a repeat of the problems I have now.

Thanks

Len

I just did. There is plenty of clearence between the mounts and the motherboard.
Edited by kg4icg - 11/5/11 at 7:26am
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