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Hi there, I recently received a Visiontek 4870X2, and well it runs hot as hell. I'm trying to find an aftermarker cooler for it and I found reviews of the Arctic Cooling Accelero XTREME 4780X2, looks good. However I can't find one anywhere.

Does anyone know where I can get one (either canadian, or will ship here) or know of any alternatives.


Thanks Gents.
post #2 of 10
How hot? You're sure the cards not defective?
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How hot? You're sure the cards not defective?
90C under load and the VRMs are hitting 110C, idles at 60C.

Yes I'm sure the card isn't defective.
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http://www.eworldsale.com/arctic-coo...121_32379.html Will work awesome, a cooler like that should keep your 4870 stable forever.
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http://www.eworldsale.com/arctic-coo...121_32379.html Will work awesome, a cooler like that should keep your 4870 stable forever.
it's out of stock. Not sure if they're ever getting more..


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it's out of stock. Not sure if they're ever getting more..


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Other websites sell them for similar prices. Google is your friend.
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Other websites sell them for similar prices. Google is your friend.
Really? Because I can't find one in stock.
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