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I know people said Screaming Caps / Winning Caps is alright but my Question is what makes it have that noise?
 

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The vibration of the coils.
 
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The vibration of the coils.

Thanks. I guess it's alright that it makes a winning screaming noise. I only get it when I load in ati tool and play a game
 

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I had it with my first 8800 GTX, RMA'd it and the second didn't make a sound. Freaked me out the first time I heard it lol

My GTX 285 only started doing it after I OC'd it a bit, still does it at stock clocks now. Isn't too bad, barely noticeable in games but it's kept me from folding when I'm around the PC.
 

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yep nothing new get some hot glue epoxy w/e you want!

I think I will just listen to it.

I don't want to any modding to this card yet. I just got it yesterday.

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Either "singing" inductor coils or capacitors venting hydrogen gas. If its an inductor coil, it will probably not ever go away, singing caps should be quiet in a few months.
 

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I actually find it funny. When I run ati tool Cube I hear it and it sounds funny because the caps make different sounds when the cube rotates


Let me make a video for you guys.
 

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I actually find it funny. When I run ati tool Cube I hear it and it sounds funny because the caps make different sounds when the cube rotates


Let me make a video for you guys.

I got that one too. Also, when running artifact scan its the same sound just without the variation.
 

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I got that one too. Also, when running artifact scan its the same sound just without the variation.

IT gets really annoying when a game video goes on. I was playing crysis for the first time & you get that intro video when you start a game.

I was like DAMN time to turn up the music here
 
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