Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Games for 8800gt

11 Aug 2010   #1
dorian hawkmoon

Windows 7 Ultimate (x64) SP1
 
 
Games for 8800gt

Can anyone suggest medium end games for Xfx 8800gt? Games that won't generate a lot of heat like Crysis.

I'm worried about my ram, one of my friend's ram got fried after installing 8800 gts beacause of the heat... as I also have a Micro-ATX, I took out one of my two HDDs (Samsung Spinmaster, PATA) and installed a 90mm Glacialtech cabinet fan (exhaust). I'll later replace my existing HDD with a newer SATA one, probably Seagate.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

11 Aug 2010   #2
osholt

Windows 7 Profesional x86, Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard
 
 

If you're worried about heat generation then you may want to look into a cooling system, whether it be an extra fan or a full blown water cooling system.

I believe it is also possible to change the emergency shutdown temperature (probably 100șC) for your GPU to one which you are happy with (maybe 70-80șC). I don't know of any software off hand that can do this but you might be able to do it from the BIOS.

Google it and see what comes up.

As for games? Try a flight simulator type game or (if you haven't already) try playing Half Life 2 with medium settings or less.

Oli
My System SpecsSystem Spec
12 Aug 2010   #3
dorian hawkmoon

Windows 7 Ultimate (x64) SP1
 
 

Thanks for the suggestions :-)
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.


12 Aug 2010   #4
thefabe

Windows 7 ultimate 64 bit / XP Home sp3
 
 

What sorte of games do you like to play? FPS,racing cars,Flight simulators? Call fo duty's, Fear,Grand Theft auto's, Counter Strike, Far Cry but it runs of the same engine as Crysis. Haven't tried Doom or the early Halo, Quake 4. just a few. Faber
My System SpecsSystem Spec
13 Aug 2010   #5
dorian hawkmoon

Windows 7 Ultimate (x64) SP1
 
 

I like games like NFS MW, (especially) The Witcher, WoW, AoM, Gun....Will try FEAR,is it a good game? I'd also like to try CoD Modern Warfare 2 on a low/medium setting.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Games for 8800gt




Thread Tools





Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Nvidia 8800gt
Can i put a Nvidia 8800Gt (sparkle) on a 500W PSU???:cry: http://extreme.pcgameshardware.de/attachments/2762d1193611832-8800-gt-zotac-und-sparkle-modelle-gelistet-img_9913.jpg http://www.limundo.com/kupovina/Napajanje-ATX-ANS-500W/955875
Hardware & Devices
Drivers for Sparkle 8800GT
Can someone upload to rapidshare or megaupload the original driver disc from the Sparkle 8800gt 512mb and send me the link :thumbsup::thumbsup:
Drivers
Gtx 460 + 8800gt (Physx)
Hey guys, I have a few questions,bullet pointed. I currently have a GTX 460 768mb graphics card,Its awesome!,But i also have a Asus 8800GT Graphics card lying around unused. Do you think pairing a GTX 460 + a 8800GT for Dedicated Physx would be a good idea?
Graphic Cards
What after a 8800GT?
Hello everybody, Even though I am pretty glad of my GPU I just cannot continue to think that I have any chance to run all the new games that are becoming available with a 2 and half years old 8800GT, don't you agree? :p Today I manage to run Crysis and Battlefield in high/ultra high and get...
Graphic Cards
8800GT (Code 43)
Hello everyone, I've been experiencing problems with my card since yesterday. While I went to class in the morning, I returned within an hour to a monitor that was completely black. After restarting, my screen is forced at 800x600 and they are trippy bar lines all around my screen. Since then...
Graphic Cards
XFX 8800GT tv out problem
Do not know if this is already answered. Did not get anything in search, and I am new here. I have a problem with tv out on my "new" XFX 8800GT. It just do not want to register my TV. Connected it via S-VHS cable and tried with that adapter that came with the card (hooked on blue hole). The...
Graphic Cards

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:12.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App