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Windows 7: Stock SLI GTX 680 Idle 50C

18 Dec 2014   #1
Giaccovitch

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Stock SLI GTX 680 Idle 50C

I have looked into overclocking and how realised that my graphics card runs way too hot. Idle temps at stock are around 45-50C and under 99% load it reaches up to 80-90C. The 2 card's are the reference NVIDIA card and the Galaxy 2gb GC. I have 8 fans in my case; Intake: (1x bottom, 4x side, 1x front) Exhaust: (1x back and 1x top) The Galaxy card is roughly 2 years old, and the nvidia reference is brand new.


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21 Dec 2014   #2
Mellon Head

Win 7 Pro x64/Win 10 Pro x64 dual boot
 
 

What are the fan speeds on the two cards? I suspect that they're both running at low speed.
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21 Dec 2014   #3
Giaccovitch

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Mellon Head View Post
What are the fan speeds on the two cards? I suspect that they're both running at low speed.
I set my own fan speed pattern and my temps have been running fine, idle around 30-35C
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