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Im using the EK Full Cover block on my 290X with the stock EK thermal pads, and I am getting VRM temps of max 39C on VRM1 and 46C on VRM2. Coretemp is not over 41C smile.gif
The temps are with my GPU overclocked to 1205/1500MHz +100mV on core and +19mV on AUX smile.gif
This is ofc under Water, using a 360x80mm rad to cool the 290X and I7 4770K @4.6GHz.

As Im getting such low temps I don't see the point of getting myself the Fujipoly Extreme pads. I recommend checking out your VRM temps before ordering Fujipoly Extreme thermalpads for your GPU as the Fujipoly pads are quite expensive.. (19$ for 100x15mm pad, and you probably need 3-4 of those pads on your GPU)

Im not stating that the Fujipoly Thermalpads are bad. Not at all. I think the Fujipoly is a great product for the people who needs lover VRM temps, but check you temps before buying smile.gif
What is your water temp or at least ambient (indoor) temp?
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Im using the EK Full Cover block on my 290X with the stock EK thermal pads, and I am getting VRM temps of max 39C on VRM1 and 46C on VRM2. Coretemp is not over 41C smile.gif
The temps are with my GPU overclocked to 1205/1500MHz +100mV on core and +19mV on AUX smile.gif
This is ofc under Water, using a 360x80mm rad to cool the 290X and I7 4770K @4.6GHz.

As Im getting such low temps I don't see the point of getting myself the Fujipoly Extreme pads. I recommend checking out your VRM temps before ordering Fujipoly Extreme thermalpads for your GPU as the Fujipoly pads are quite expensive.. (19$ for 100x15mm pad, and you probably need 3-4 of those pads on your GPU)

Im not stating that the Fujipoly Thermalpads are bad. Not at all. I think the Fujipoly is a great product for the people who needs lover VRM temps, but check you temps before buying smile.gif

3 or 4 strips of 100x15?? How so lol.

One strip is enough for 3 mounts of the primary VRM's lol...
Secondary don't get hot anyway so stock pad would do fine on there..
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What is your water temp or at least ambient (indoor) temp?

I have no idea what my watertemp is, i don't have a temp sensor yet..
My ambient temp is close to 24-25C smile.gif
post #20034 of 43916
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3 or 4 strips of 100x15?? How so lol.

One strip is enough for 3 mounts of the primary VRM's lol...
Secondary don't get hot anyway so stock pad would do fine on there..

Sorry for not being clear enough..
I ment for The entire GPU. Thats for the Memory IC's as well wink.gif Idk if you actually need the Fujipoly on those to, but if was going to buy Fujipoly Thermalpads, im going to go overkill and put it on the Memory IC's as well wink.gif
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Sorry for not being clear enough..
I ment for The entire GPU. Thats for the Memory IC's as well wink.gif Idk if you actually need the Fujipoly on those to, but if was going to buy Fujipoly Thermalpads, im going to go overkill and put it on the Memory IC's as well wink.gif

Nah man VRAM doesn't get hot especially since we can't directly overvolt it.

VRM1 only would be enough.
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What is your water temp or at least ambient (indoor) temp?

I have no idea what my watertemp is, i don't have a temp sensor yet..
My ambient temp is close to 24-25C smile.gif
Your ambient is pretty low. What is the voltage with +100mV? Strange that your VRM2 hotter than VRM1. What software did you use to monitor temp?
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For the VRM temps im using GPU-Z actually. Normally I use OpenHardwareMonitor though smile.gif
Do you know of a better software to monitor VRM temps?

btw, the VRM temps i mentioned was wrong.. the VRM1 is higher than the VRM2... My bad smile.gif



The Corevolt is 1412mV from the stock 1250mV btw wink.gif

My ambient when im not OC'ing is around 29-30C , but i like to keep it a bit cooler when OC'ing ^^
Edited by ReXtN - 4/2/14 at 3:19am
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For the VRM temps im using GPU-Z actually. Normally I use OpenHardwareMonitor though smile.gif
Do you know of a better software to monitor VRM temps?

btw, the VRM temps i mentioned was wrong.. the VRM1 is higher than the VRM2... My bad smile.gifWarning: Spoiler! (Click to show)


The Corevolt is 1412mV from the stock 1250mV btw wink.gif

My ambient when im not OC'ing is around 29-30C , but i like to keep it a bit cooler when OC'ing ^^
For VRM, I use either GPU-Z or HWiNFO. Too bad Open Hardware Monitor doesn't support VRM temp reporting.
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For VRM, I use either GPU-Z or HWiNFO. Too bad Open Hardware Monitor doesn't support VRM temp reporting.
okey smile.gif
I have used HWiNFO to, but i liked GPU-Z the most. OpenHardwareMonitor should have VRM temps for sure! That would make it possible for me to only use Open Hardware Monitor for temp monitoring smile.gif
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Do you guys think that the Fujipoly Extreme is worth it when my highest VRM temp i have seen is 46C?
How much lower could the VRM temp be?
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