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Where exactly is the GPU located on the chip. If someone could take this picture draw a square around the area and reupload it it'd be greatly appreciated. It's a fan placement issue/question.

http://img.ncix.com/images/11899_Card.jpg << theres the pic






Right now with my o/c at 525 core and 525 memory it maxes out at 62% With the fan going 100% and the PCB is at 39 max load. I've got one fan under the video card, and one sitting ontop of it. Temps improved a lot so far!
    
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Right about there. If you take the cooler off it will be extremely obvious.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Fishie36
Right about there. If you take the cooler off it will be extremely obvious.
Ahh! Thanks you rep+ .. Just needed to know where an extra fan would be most welcome on this card ..hehehe


So basically, right in between the ram right?
    
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Why would you put an xtra fan there?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by r3tard
Ahh! Thanks you rep+ .. Just needed to know where an extra fan would be most welcome on this card ..hehehe


So basically, right in between the ram right?
Just look underneath the heatsink, or look on the back of the card, that is the easiest way to tell where the GPU is..
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Quote:
Originally Posted by frostbite
Why would you put an xtra fan there?
Putting a fan there lowers temps a lot. Lower temps = higher o/c
    
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