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Ok, I am running a MSI Twin Frozr III R7950 OC BE, at 1000mhz / 1250mhz, with my fan speed set to 50% via AMD CCC.

 

No matter what I set my fan profile to in AMD CCC the fans will always boost themselves up to 100% regardless after a few minutes play. This happens mainly when playing Skyrim with mods and a ENB profile, but can also happen when I downsample in games from 2560 x 1440, so isn't just inherent to that.

 

Now I am aware that using mods and downsampling is obviously going to put more stress on the GPU but the odd thing is that the change in speed doesn't show in GPU Z or in AMD CCC. Core & VRM temperatures in GPU Z do not seem to be overly high either. I've tried a few different driver versions but it doesn't make a difference. I've also tried running stock clocks. No difference. The card isn't really that old, it isn't dirty or in need of a clean either.

 

Does anyone know what is happening here?


Edited by Lifeshield - 7/1/13 at 4:41am
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My friend had identical problem on a identical model and had to RMA card, the fan just kept speeding up to 100% after a few minutes of gaming.


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Its a known issue with MSI TF GPU's, RMA.
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I went one better and, after a little research, removed the D201 diode. Quiet as a mouse now. thumb.gif

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