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Ok, new question, safe with no ramsinks?

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I asked this in my other thread but want more attention directly on this question. Is it safe to run an 8800GTS 512 without ramsinks? I've run my X1950XT without ramsinks with extra ram voltage for a long time with no problems....
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post #2 of 8
No. Overheat will own you.
post #3 of 8
no need to repost, me including several others helped you out already. It is necessary.
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Ok, I wasn't trying to offend but you and one other person does not a majority make. There are far more people on OCN than you and another guy, unless of course you are the smartest person on OCN, then I'l take your word for it. I don't disbelieve you, but I wanted more than two opinions on this, that's what a bloody forum is for.
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I would use heatsinks on your ram. You will experience overheating if you don't use them.
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post #6 of 8
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Originally Posted by Urufu_Shinjiro View Post
Ok, I wasn't trying to offend but you and one other person does not a majority make. There are far more people on OCN than you and another guy, unless of course you are the smartest person on OCN, then I'l take your word for it. I don't disbelieve you, but I wanted more than two opinions on this, that's what a bloody forum is for.
All he meant was that you don't need to create two or more threads on the same subject to get multiple opinions. You can just be patient and wait for more people to respond to your original question. And yes, in this current generation of video cards, having some sort of cooling on them is required, they heat up very quickly.
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Ok, new question, safe with no ramsinks?
same answer as:
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Ok, new question, safe with no condoms?
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Ok, new question, safe with no ramsinks?
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Ok, new question, safe with no condoms?
Very true; that's why RAMsinks (and condoms for that matter ) are on the market.
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