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Poster above me is full of it, it may reduce temps a few degrees but 15 is a load of crap.

Couldn't agree more.

Most thermal paste is pretty much the same, you may see 1-3c difference but nothing more than that.

well i got 10c with new paste & high flow bracket.

imo, its not so much the factory paste quality, but the application..
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imo, its not so much the factory paste quality, but the application..

Yes, this is true. It is more the application of the paste than the thermal paste itself.

Sometimes the way the TIM is applied in the factory is terrible.
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post #33 of 42
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Originally Posted by VindalooJim View Post

Yes, this is true. It is more the application of the paste than the thermal paste itself.

Sometimes the way the TIM is applied in the factory is terrible.

Would explain why some people are geting 1-3c or 2-4c and others 8-10c+ if they got unlucky and got a awful application of tim when they re tim there card it will have a massive drop in temp
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Would explain why some people are geting 1-3c or 2-4c and others 8-10c+ if they got unlucky and got a awful application of tim when they re tim there card it will have a massive drop in temp

Possibly.
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post #35 of 42
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well i got 10c with new paste & high flow bracket.

imo, its not so much the factory paste quality, but the application..

Which high flow bracket are you using? I couldn't find a Titan high flow bracket at the EVGA webstore. Are you using the one for 680?
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Do you guys thing it would be worth my time to apply new TIM on my GTX 480? Damn heat pipes will burn you after a gaming session.
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So I'm full of it am i? my load temps were 85C on stock paste and after putting some arctic silver ceramique 2 on it it loads at around 70C so you are dead wrong buddy. Also this was on my GTX 285.
Which is not a Titan, a card that, as all of us owners know, runs extremely cool to begin with.

Most people are seeing no more than 1-2c, or in many cases warmer temps from replacing the TIM.
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Which high flow bracket are you using? I couldn't find a Titan high flow bracket at the EVGA webstore. Are you using the one for 680?

yes its the same one
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yes its the same one

Thanks!
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Worth to reapply MX-4 on my TITAN?
 
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