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? Can't hear it?

I'm not sure if your'e serious but if you can't tell your GPU is running at 100% rpm on it's fans you should probably see a doctor.

yes...you maybe not believe me, even I opened the case, I'm still unable to hear the fans running at 100%...UNLESS I put my ears so close to the card, then I can hear it, but from the normal distance, I can't.

At the first time, I don't believe, that's why I tried it few times, but still can't hear the fans spinning at full speed.

You believe me or not, the choice is yours.
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yes...you maybe not believe me, even I opened the case, I'm still unable to hear the fans running at 100%...UNLESS I put my ears so close to the card, then I can hear it, but from the normal distance, I can't.

At the first time, I don't believe, that's why I tried it few times, but still can't hear the fans spinning at full speed.

You believe me or not, the choice is yours.

There is massive air displacement there

What are you defining as "hear"?

You think because it's not spitting out some high pitch noise it's not making any? You can't hear it when you play with teh slider/

. . . .

If you to your knowledge have no issues with your senses. . . Probably not a good sign.

The fans move a lot of air at 100%, hard to miss
post #23 of 26
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A 1080 is worth the extra but the Turbo model you linked is pretty terrible with regards to noise and heat.

whats a good cheap 1080 then?
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whats a good cheap 1080 then?

Used or blower type if you can find them.
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If you get a lower wattage PSU (probably won't pull more than 450W, even with the 1080 ti) and ditch that (trash) CLC for a comparable air cooler you could free up some of the budget for the ti.

Could also drop to 256GB m2 and add a HDD for games and free up even more of the budget.

1080ti is worth every penny at 4k, wouldn't even bother with anything else personally.
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post #26 of 26
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whats a good cheap 1080 then?

The base gigabyte model with three fans is good value

When i bought it they were price matching founders editions

Same PCB as the founders but different coolers I think
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