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How hot does your 8800GTS run?

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Mine idles at 68C with the fan at 60%, and 63C with the fan at 80%. Rivatuner reads my ambient as 56C which I know is totally false because I have great case airflow. I had to add an additional fan to blow onto the card so buying this card has pretty much ruined my silent PC. I'm actually very dissapointed in it truthfully.

My x1950pro idled at 46C and load was 68C max. That is pretty sad that the GTS idles hotter than my x1950pro was at load. I know the card is getting pretty hot because it is hot to the touch. Surprisingly though, the load temp never goes over 75C?
post #2 of 22
Well 8800's can resist alot of heat so it doesnt really matter when it comes to gaming performance, mine maxes at 78C and runs fine.
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My Evga 8800GTX idles at about 38C... but I have an HR-03 Plus /w Vantec Tornado 92mm fan attached. (and 2 x 93cfm / 1 x 220cfm case fans).
    
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60*c idle stock fan speeds
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post #5 of 22
at 74% and an ambient from riva tuner of 43c, i idle at 54c. Tops out around 66c
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8800GTS 640MB
56C idle
72C gaming load
75% fan speed
30C room temp
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Per Everest Ultimate, it idles at 49 degs C.

During gaming, it goes up to about 55-57 degs C. Never higher.
    
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dw mate, mine idles ridiculously high like that too...

thats one of the reasons im going water again
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post #9 of 22
As of right now:
Idle = 45c
Load (ATI Tool) = 59

Attachment 49167


This is with a rather cool ambient temperature, but my computer is folding so the inside of the case is rather warm, darn you BT.

I also have AS5 applied instead of the normal paste, and I added a homebuilt pci fan, 3x80mm to the slot below it.


Edit****Run at 625/950
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post #10 of 22
Just did a build for some with EVGA 8800GTS 320MB.

We overclocked it to 620/920.

Using ATI Tool, idled around 56C, and under heavy load for 10+ minutes it peaked at 82C, but hovered around 78C.
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