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No im not taking it that way at all but when a cooler can keep my temps in the high 40s with a nice overclock and the fan speed set to a silent 40% I think that really says something. I still have yet to hear of such low temps with the lightning 680 which is why it is a big deal to me.

Temp reader could be off.
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The highest I can achieve is 1344. .I can't go any higher
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Temp reader could be off.

Lol, I knew someone would say that but no, I doubt thats the case as my Asus GTX 670 Top was nearly just as cool even though the cooler isnt quiet as good as the one on the 680.

At any rate my apologies if it sounds like im bashing on the lightnings, that wasnt my intention at all. The lightning is an awesome card and definently overclocks better.
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Lol, I knew someone would say that but no, I doubt thats the case as my Asus GTX 670 Top was nearly just as cool even though the cooler isnt quiet as good as the one on the 680.
At any rate my apologies if it sounds like im bashing on the lightnings, that wasnt my intention at all. The lightning is an awesome card and definently overclocks better.

I certainly didn't take it that way. It's cool. I wish everyone the best on their cards.
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I wonder if the DC2 was actually designed for a larger graphics core? Say GK110? It was one of the first non-ref cards out.

-Completely off topic I know.
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I wonder if the DC2 was actually designed for a larger graphics core? Say GK110? It was one of the first non-ref cards out.
-Completely off topic I know.

I thought 480/580 had a larger unit, and they just carried the design over.
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I thought 480/580 had a larger unit, and they just carried the design over.

I had a 580 version and the cooler is the same.
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The highest I can achieve is 1344. .I can't go any higher

What is your score at max settings and 1920x1080 in heaven?
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Guys I need some help big time. Anyone with experience taking cards apart especially.

My one Lightning doesn't work anymore and prevents my computer from POSTing. What happened was I installed my RIVE and 3930k today. The Noctua DOES NOT allow for a Lightning to be placed in the top slot on a Rampage IV Extreme, the Reactor does not clear the Noctua. I was pissed but just decided to remove the Reactor cover and the little square PCB underneath. So I take the backplate off, remove the Reactor attatchment, and put the card back in. Computer won't POST and I think it's my new motherboard or how I hooked it up. Eventually I get into Windows by removing the top card and running off my second card in the 4th PCIe slot.

So is this card dead now? How did I kill it? I tried replacing the chip that was under the Reactor cover, I tried different PCIe slots, different power cables. But the second card that I didn't do anything to works fine and computer starts. The card I took the Reactor off of...computer won't even POST, no screen graphics whatsoever when trying to power on. Please help. Thank you.
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Try switching to the normal bios on each card.

I would say switch the cards around but you dont want to mess something up with the working card.
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