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Originally Posted by Wulfgar;12309649 
What's funny is when I see people posting garbage, like load temps under 80 degrees for stock cooled GTX 480s.

The fact is Fermi was released to reviewers with an engineering bios that ran significantly hotter and did not ramp up the fan until 90 degrees. Moreover, they released the card during spring and the initial supply issues weren't dealt with until Summer. Those two factors skewed a lot of people's opinions on how hot Fermi really ran.

Stock fan profile a lot of the 5xxs are hitting 80s in some benches too.
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