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just water cool you whole system biggrin.gif

This! thumb.gif But hope that new cooler fixes your problem! Good luck
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RMA that card - bad bearings.
 
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RMA that card - bad bearings.

The wait time for an RMA means it won't do, bought a new cooler though.
    
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This! thumb.gif But hope that new cooler fixes your problem! Good luck

I've heard the Accelero really is close to WC'ing temp wise.
    
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I suppose it's not possible to put a 6870 cooler on a 7950 xD
    
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I've heard the Accelero really is close to WC'ing temp wise.

the accelero xtreme 7970 is one of the best air coolers. can keep temps below 60c with the fan speed maxed out. and is very quiet even at max fan speeds. if your chip is working fine the accelero xtreme 7970 will allow you to hit higher OC speeds. good luck thumb.gif

http://www.xbitlabs.com/articles/coolers/display/arctic-accelero-xtreme-7970_5.html#sect1
http://www.xbitlabs.com/articles/coolers/display/arctic-accelero-xtreme-7970_6.html
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if and only if your case has amazing airflow...
 
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the accelero xtreme 7970 is one of the best air coolers. can keep temps below 60c with the fan speed maxed out. and is very quiet even at max fan speeds. if your chip is working fine the accelero xtreme 7970 will allow you to hit higher OC speeds. good luck thumb.gif
http://www.xbitlabs.com/articles/coolers/display/arctic-accelero-xtreme-7970_5.html#sect1
http://www.xbitlabs.com/articles/coolers/display/arctic-accelero-xtreme-7970_6.html

Thanks man, it shipped today from TN so i'll get it tomorrow, nothing is wrong with my chip and I can hit 1000 Core and 1575 Mem easy at 1050v, only limitation being cooling so I'm pumped.
    
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Boom, new cooler, she works amazing, and my idle temps are in the 20's now! Holy crap! Thanks guys for easing me into it, solved!

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OP what are your load temps in heaven 3.0 or 3d mark 11 at stock and after overclocking . Use HWInfo32 or HWinfo64 to monitor core and VRM temps. and can you tell us what are the max overclocks you are able to achieve with voltage tweaking and sapphire trixx.
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