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From somewhere in my system I keep getting a high pitched sound every now and then. This has happened everyday, a couple times a day, for at least a week. For anyone who has played Splinter Cell Double Agent or before the sound is similar to that of equipping the night vision goggles. Can't think of any other way to describe it. Any ideas? Full build is in sig
post #2 of 6
Is it during gaming? Because nvidia cards sometimes make a high pitched noise during load. Or maybe just a bad fan?
Stick your head in the case to figure it out.
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post #3 of 6
Probably capacitor squeal. Usually normal, sometimes not. Try to see if you can replicate it at will, then find out where it's coming from.
post #4 of 6
Probably capacitor whine.

Nothing to get too alarmed about, almost every GPU I have/had emits the sound when under load.
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For me and many others, my card starts to squeal when the FPS skyrockets to above 1500 or so.

ie: during the launch of Crysis

Again like many have said; its perfectly normal
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Ok glad to hear its normal. It really had me freaking out here. And yes its always happened while under load
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