Overclock.net › Forums › Graphics Cards › AMD/ATI › ATI Cooling › HD 7970 Temp in Counter Strike is over 70C
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

HD 7970 Temp in Counter Strike is over 70C - Page 4

post #31 of 43
Quote:
Originally Posted by Iskaryotes View Post

Quote:
Originally Posted by pioneerisloud View Post

There's nothing at all wrong here. Anybody saying otherwise doesn't have these cards obviously.
Mine reaches about 75-78*C or so at stock settings, stock fan profile. There's nothing at all wrong with that. My card reaches 83-86*C or so at my overclock in my signature. Any higher of an overclock requires a really high fan profile to keep it below 68*C load...and I can't stand the noise, so I leave the fan at stock.
With a stock fan profile...your temperatures are perfectly normal.

lol that's good to know..

But still I think these cards run way too hot and loud..

I might have to go custom cooling with these cards.. there is no way I can stand all this noise..

I can't stand the noise either, that's why I'm using the stock fan profiles, and just dealing with the heat and a lower overclock than my card is capable of. tongue.gif At least till I can afford to jump to full water.
Ol' Trusty
(17 items)
 
Wanted: WTT: 4x4GB for 2x8GB
$1 (USD) or best offer
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Intel i7 2600k @ 4.60GHz, 1.33v Asus P8P67 Pro Powercolor HD7950 Boost CFX Powercolor HD7950 Boost CFX 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveCooling
2x4GB Samsung WonderRAM DDR3-1600 @ DDR3-2133, ... Sandisk Ultra 128GB SSD WD Green 2TB CoolerMaster Hyper 212+ Evo 
OSMonitorMonitorKeyboard
Windows 7 x64 + Ubuntu VM Dell 3007WFP Dell 17" 1280x1024 OCN Ducky Cherry MX Blue 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
PC P&C Silencer MKIII 950w NZXT Source 530 Logitech MX310 Blue 
Audio
Cheap junk 
  hide details  
Reply
Ol' Trusty
(17 items)
 
Wanted: WTT: 4x4GB for 2x8GB
$1 (USD) or best offer
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Intel i7 2600k @ 4.60GHz, 1.33v Asus P8P67 Pro Powercolor HD7950 Boost CFX Powercolor HD7950 Boost CFX 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveCooling
2x4GB Samsung WonderRAM DDR3-1600 @ DDR3-2133, ... Sandisk Ultra 128GB SSD WD Green 2TB CoolerMaster Hyper 212+ Evo 
OSMonitorMonitorKeyboard
Windows 7 x64 + Ubuntu VM Dell 3007WFP Dell 17" 1280x1024 OCN Ducky Cherry MX Blue 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
PC P&C Silencer MKIII 950w NZXT Source 530 Logitech MX310 Blue 
Audio
Cheap junk 
  hide details  
Reply
post #32 of 43
Quote:
Originally Posted by Iskaryotes View Post

Is there a way to manually assign FPS cap?

You can actually set a FPS cap via Afterburner OSD and it works very well.

If you're not running a 120hz monitor set it to about 65-70 frames and call it a day. Watch your GPU usage barely go up and temps drop tremendously. thumb.gif
 
Dell UltraSharp U2412M IPS Panel
Dell UltraSharp U2412M
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Apple A7 Cyclone x64 Chip @ 1.3Ghz Apple PowerVR G6430 1GB DDR3 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
16GB Internal Storage Passive iOS 7.0.3 4.0" 1136x640 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
On-Screen 1560mAH Battery Apple iPhone 5S Space Grey Touch ID Finger Print Scanner 
AudioOtherOther
3.5mm Jack Nano SIM Lightning Connector 
  hide details  
Reply
 
Dell UltraSharp U2412M IPS Panel
Dell UltraSharp U2412M
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Apple A7 Cyclone x64 Chip @ 1.3Ghz Apple PowerVR G6430 1GB DDR3 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
16GB Internal Storage Passive iOS 7.0.3 4.0" 1136x640 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
On-Screen 1560mAH Battery Apple iPhone 5S Space Grey Touch ID Finger Print Scanner 
AudioOtherOther
3.5mm Jack Nano SIM Lightning Connector 
  hide details  
Reply
post #33 of 43
Quote:
Originally Posted by Dustin1 View Post

You can actually set a FPS cap via Afterburner OSD and it works very well.
If you're not running a 120hz monitor set it to about 65-70 frames and call it a day. Watch your GPU usage barely go up and temps drop tremendously. thumb.gif

What Dustin said. By limiting the frame rate, your limiting the load. And no one is ever going to really need to see over 60FPS, 120 at the max.
After you do that, you can tweak the fan profile in Afterburner and get it to the point where it isn't annoying you but cooling well.
     
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
3770K @ 4.7 [1.27v, +90mv, dld AS5/TX-4] Asus P8Z68-V/Gen3 MSI GTX670 @ 1228 [SLi]>  <[SLi] MSI GTX670 @ 1228 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 8GB [1600, CL8, 1.50v] Samsung 840 EVO 250GB Crucial M500 240GB Western Digital Blue 320GB 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Western Digital Blue 320GB Lite-On Antec Kühler H2O 620 [2x120mm, TX-4] Windows 7 [Home Premium 64-bit] 
MonitorPowerCaseMouse
Dell S2740L PCP&C Silencer MkII 950w X-Clio Windtunnel [2x250mm, 1x120mm] Logitech G700 
Mouse PadAudioAudio
XTrac Ripper X-Fi Xtreme Gamer Creative 2.1 Speakers/Sub 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel E6600 Foxconn 775 MATX On-board 2GB 667 DDR2 
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
320 WD XP 32bit teamviewer... Dell XPS 410 375w 
Case
skeleton de' Dell Dimension 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
Intel Atom Dual Core 1.6GHz Ion 330 2gb DDR2 800MHz 160GB 
OSMonitorKeyboardCase
Win 7 64 32 inch Vizio Generic Wireless Revo Net-top 
MouseMouse Pad
Generic Wireless Couch 
  hide details  
Reply
     
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
3770K @ 4.7 [1.27v, +90mv, dld AS5/TX-4] Asus P8Z68-V/Gen3 MSI GTX670 @ 1228 [SLi]>  <[SLi] MSI GTX670 @ 1228 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 8GB [1600, CL8, 1.50v] Samsung 840 EVO 250GB Crucial M500 240GB Western Digital Blue 320GB 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Western Digital Blue 320GB Lite-On Antec Kühler H2O 620 [2x120mm, TX-4] Windows 7 [Home Premium 64-bit] 
MonitorPowerCaseMouse
Dell S2740L PCP&C Silencer MkII 950w X-Clio Windtunnel [2x250mm, 1x120mm] Logitech G700 
Mouse PadAudioAudio
XTrac Ripper X-Fi Xtreme Gamer Creative 2.1 Speakers/Sub 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel E6600 Foxconn 775 MATX On-board 2GB 667 DDR2 
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
320 WD XP 32bit teamviewer... Dell XPS 410 375w 
Case
skeleton de' Dell Dimension 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
Intel Atom Dual Core 1.6GHz Ion 330 2gb DDR2 800MHz 160GB 
OSMonitorKeyboardCase
Win 7 64 32 inch Vizio Generic Wireless Revo Net-top 
MouseMouse Pad
Generic Wireless Couch 
  hide details  
Reply
post #34 of 43
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by Dustin1 View Post

You can actually set a FPS cap via Afterburner OSD and it works very well.
If you're not running a 120hz monitor set it to about 65-70 frames and call it a day. Watch your GPU usage barely go up and temps drop tremendously. thumb.gif

Hmm.. I am not seeing any options to cap framerates in Afterburner OSD
post #35 of 43
375

Open Afterburner and go into your settings then enable OSD and select what you want it to display.

Then open up the actually OSD program.

Hit the gigantic wrench and you should see what the picture shows above.

If you're not seeing what's displayed in the picture above then you'll more than likely need to update to a newer version of Afterburner and you should have it then. But trust me, it's really worth it if you don't have waterblocks or anything. Really saved my 470's until I could get waterblocks on them. Goodluck man, let us know if you need anything else! thumb.gif
 
Dell UltraSharp U2412M IPS Panel
Dell UltraSharp U2412M
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Apple A7 Cyclone x64 Chip @ 1.3Ghz Apple PowerVR G6430 1GB DDR3 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
16GB Internal Storage Passive iOS 7.0.3 4.0" 1136x640 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
On-Screen 1560mAH Battery Apple iPhone 5S Space Grey Touch ID Finger Print Scanner 
AudioOtherOther
3.5mm Jack Nano SIM Lightning Connector 
  hide details  
Reply
 
Dell UltraSharp U2412M IPS Panel
Dell UltraSharp U2412M
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Apple A7 Cyclone x64 Chip @ 1.3Ghz Apple PowerVR G6430 1GB DDR3 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
16GB Internal Storage Passive iOS 7.0.3 4.0" 1136x640 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
On-Screen 1560mAH Battery Apple iPhone 5S Space Grey Touch ID Finger Print Scanner 
AudioOtherOther
3.5mm Jack Nano SIM Lightning Connector 
  hide details  
Reply
post #36 of 43
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by Dustin1 View Post

375
Open Afterburner and go into your settings then enable OSD and select what you want it to display.
Then open up the actually OSD program.
Hit the gigantic wrench and you should see what the picture shows above.
If you're not seeing what's displayed in the picture above then you'll more than likely need to update to a newer version of Afterburner and you should have it then. But trust me, it's really worth it if you don't have waterblocks or anything. Really saved my 470's until I could get waterblocks on them. Goodluck man, let us know if you need anything else! thumb.gif

Thank you so much for your help!!!
I guess I have an older version of Afterburner.
I am gonna try downloading the newiest version!!!
Thanks again!!!
post #37 of 43
Quote:
Originally Posted by Iskaryotes View Post

Thank you so much for your help!!!
I guess I have an older version of Afterburner.
I am gonna try downloading the newiest version!!!
Thanks again!!!

No problem bud, anytime. thumb.gif
 
Dell UltraSharp U2412M IPS Panel
Dell UltraSharp U2412M
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Apple A7 Cyclone x64 Chip @ 1.3Ghz Apple PowerVR G6430 1GB DDR3 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
16GB Internal Storage Passive iOS 7.0.3 4.0" 1136x640 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
On-Screen 1560mAH Battery Apple iPhone 5S Space Grey Touch ID Finger Print Scanner 
AudioOtherOther
3.5mm Jack Nano SIM Lightning Connector 
  hide details  
Reply
 
Dell UltraSharp U2412M IPS Panel
Dell UltraSharp U2412M
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Apple A7 Cyclone x64 Chip @ 1.3Ghz Apple PowerVR G6430 1GB DDR3 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
16GB Internal Storage Passive iOS 7.0.3 4.0" 1136x640 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
On-Screen 1560mAH Battery Apple iPhone 5S Space Grey Touch ID Finger Print Scanner 
AudioOtherOther
3.5mm Jack Nano SIM Lightning Connector 
  hide details  
Reply
post #38 of 43
Why not just use Vsync? It limits FPS..
It's a computer
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
2500k 4.5ghz @1.35v Asrock Extreme 3 Gen 3 Asus GTX 470 725/1694 @1.025v EVGA GTS 450 900/1804 (PhysX) 
RAMHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
8gb Gskill 1600mhz 640gb, Seagate 1tb Spinpoint F3 LG Combo Thermaltake SpinQ 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Win7 64bit Ultimate Acer X203H 1600x900 CM Storm Quickfire w/ Blues PC Power and Cooling 750watt Silencer MKII 
CaseMouseMouse Pad
Silverstone Raven RV02 Microsoft 1.1A Razer Goliathus 
  hide details  
Reply
It's a computer
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
2500k 4.5ghz @1.35v Asrock Extreme 3 Gen 3 Asus GTX 470 725/1694 @1.025v EVGA GTS 450 900/1804 (PhysX) 
RAMHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
8gb Gskill 1600mhz 640gb, Seagate 1tb Spinpoint F3 LG Combo Thermaltake SpinQ 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Win7 64bit Ultimate Acer X203H 1600x900 CM Storm Quickfire w/ Blues PC Power and Cooling 750watt Silencer MKII 
CaseMouseMouse Pad
Silverstone Raven RV02 Microsoft 1.1A Razer Goliathus 
  hide details  
Reply
post #39 of 43
Quote:
Originally Posted by Ghooble View Post

Why not just use Vsync? It limits FPS..

Vsync for most causes lag or a delay unless you're using a 120hz monitor. If you limit your FPS in MSI OSD you don't have to worry about getting input lag unless your monitor is just slow. tongue.gif

Vsync on my IPS panel would be horrific. But the way I showed him, no lag, low temps, and normally don't have to worry about people thinking there's a jet in your room. xD

Sent from my DROID BIONIC using Tapatalk
 
Dell UltraSharp U2412M IPS Panel
Dell UltraSharp U2412M
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Apple A7 Cyclone x64 Chip @ 1.3Ghz Apple PowerVR G6430 1GB DDR3 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
16GB Internal Storage Passive iOS 7.0.3 4.0" 1136x640 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
On-Screen 1560mAH Battery Apple iPhone 5S Space Grey Touch ID Finger Print Scanner 
AudioOtherOther
3.5mm Jack Nano SIM Lightning Connector 
  hide details  
Reply
 
Dell UltraSharp U2412M IPS Panel
Dell UltraSharp U2412M
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Apple A7 Cyclone x64 Chip @ 1.3Ghz Apple PowerVR G6430 1GB DDR3 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
16GB Internal Storage Passive iOS 7.0.3 4.0" 1136x640 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
On-Screen 1560mAH Battery Apple iPhone 5S Space Grey Touch ID Finger Print Scanner 
AudioOtherOther
3.5mm Jack Nano SIM Lightning Connector 
  hide details  
Reply
post #40 of 43
Go to your steam settings. Find the autoexec config file in your CS folder. Pretty sure the command is "FPS max 61" or "FPS max 121" for a 120hz screen.

I do the same thing for TF2 or my temps rise something chronic.
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: ATI Cooling
Overclock.net › Forums › Graphics Cards › AMD/ATI › ATI Cooling › HD 7970 Temp in Counter Strike is over 70C