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when I read the ASIC guide in GPU Z

It says one GPU is 74.1% (top

one is 64% bottom

The bottom is near the bottom of the case with a great supply of cold air and overclocks higher. the top has more monitors connected and runs hotter / needs more volts to OC

By this I would assume that lower ASIC is better, however the guide says:
Code:
Loq ASIC Quality      ---------------  High Asic Quality
HIGHER      -------Def Voltage----- Lower
HIGHER      -------Power Consumption----- Lower
Lower         --------Overclocking Air------- Higher
Higher---------------OC Water----------------Lower

So reading this wouldnt one assume it says a lower asic quality requires higher voltage higher power and would have a higher overclock???

Then a higher asic(74%) would require less volts and power and would overclock more? Why in my case is it that the higher asic card o/c less and sees higher temps.

Is it directly correlated to airflow?

I have a 120 man blowing on the titans but it seems to more on the upper levels and I do not see as much airflow as I would like so I am rethinking things.


Here is a picture where when I out my hand over the top card a small area (yellow) of the fan seems to push up. I moved the fan lower and I think it's just the spread. Not sure how to cable tie it more down


Edited by dpoverlord - 3/20/14 at 8:42am
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Higher ASIC quality is at least said to OC better, that far I know. I'd guess voltage is more related to temps than ASIC quality though.

If you can try and fix one of those cheapo thermometers at the intake of the top and bottom card for a temp test, we'd have some readings how hot (or cold) the air is, the card is getting. That'd help judge what's going on with those temps.

Congrats on your new cards tho smile.gif
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For side panel intake vent I would use magnetic mounting filter like Silverstone or Demciflex
They make them in different sizes.
http://www.demcifilter.com/c204/Dual-Fans.aspx
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For side panel intake vent I would use magnetic mounting filter like Silverstone or Demciflex
They make them in different sizes.
http://www.demcifilter.com/c204/Dual-Fans.aspx

magnetic doesn't work on aluminum side panel biggrin.gif
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For side panel intake vent I would use magnetic mounting filter like Silverstone or Demciflex
They make them in different sizes.
http://www.demcifilter.com/c204/Dual-Fans.aspx

magnetic doesn't work on aluminum side panel biggrin.gif
They have a metal piece to tape to aluminum and plastic panels. thumb.gif
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They have a metal piece to tape to aluminum and plastic panels. thumb.gif

yes... and they work really well! I even put some on a friends plastic front bezel...using the adhesive backed metal frame that Demcifilter provides:

Hint: pick the Non-Ferrous option, lol!

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yes... and they work really well! I even put some on a friends plastic front bezel...using the adhesive backed metal frame that Demcifilter provides:

Hint: pick the Non-Ferrous option, lol!
I should have said that. redface.gif
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I should have said that. redface.gif

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Ha thats awesome, you think it will be less of a hindrance than how I put the dust filter on the inside of the case(used the cheap 99c mesh AC filter).

Also, I bought a meat thermometer... the ones that you can stick in that are plastic with the metal tip.

Do I just put this in like I would into a "turkey" and just read what it says?

When I put my hand in the 2 intakes in the front to the 120mm fan I have to say I do not feel much of a a strong airflow....

Ironically (makes sense) the GPU on the bottom of the case is the coolest by about 5-10C since it has a direct intake to cold air. Ironic how that works.
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