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post #7 of (permalink) Old 08-26-2019, 12:53 AM
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Quote: Originally Posted by Gunderman456 View Post
Move the thermal pads to the center of the VRAM chips and as per Gamers Nexus will get better temps as the heat is more concentrated in the middle of the chips. He may even have measured the pads so you could get info on that as well if you feel the need to replace them.
I wouldn't do that.

At stock position, the pad touches half-side of the RAM module, and full of the metal plate.
If he moves the pad to the center of the VRAM module, the thermal pad will touch half-middle of the RAM module and half of the metal plate. (half of thermal pad would be touching the air.

the problem is that the metal plate is only above half of 2 of the VRAM modules.

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