hd 4850 heat.. is it really a problem? Tags: Radeon Heat HD Graphics Last response: July 20, 2008 4:44 PM in Graphics & Displays Share mrplow99 July 20, 2008 10:39:06 AM Now theres all these people saying how hot the 4850 cards runs, but it seems that ever one that actually owns the card has no problems.. so is there really any problem with this heat or is everyone just being a baby?? Plow More about : 4850 heat problem akhilles July 20, 2008 2:34:10 PM The stock fan is fine, but the default fan speed is not. I lowered my idle by 20'C with: http://www.rage3d.com/BOARD/showthread.php?t=33926633 night_wolf_in July 20, 2008 2:39:02 PM yah, it runs hot, but that is not a problem at allllllll. Related resources problem whit HD 4850 and GIGABYTE - Forum Heat Problems INTEL HD Graphics 4600 - Forum Really undecided, HD4850 X2 or nVidia? - Forum Really annoying 4850 Problem - Forum Radeon HD4850 Winflash Problem - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer mrplow99 July 20, 2008 4:25:06 PM You think that ATI will sort this out with a new driver? nukemaster July 20, 2008 4:44:32 PM They run the fans slow as they can because they want it quiet. 80-90c should not hurt the card. my 8800GTX touched 88 on warm days. A small bump in fan speed gives a large drop in temps. @ 35% fan speed a 4870 loads(folding) around 60 vs 82. Its a little louder then i would like, but still not too much of a pain. For normal use the fan control is left on auto. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedhd4850x2 2 gb bios problems Forum ~Guide: 4850 4870 Heat Problems - Fan Fix!~ Forum MSI HD RADEON 4850 - Problem T_T Forum SolvedXfx radeon hd 4850 video problems Forum Xpertvision 4850 hd graphic card problem. Urgent Help Please. Forum 2nd HD4850 heats up in 2nd PCIe slot Forum SolvedCooling mod problems for the HD 4850 Forum ATI Radeon HD 4850 512MB Driver Problem Forum ATI HD 4850 problem [Display not coming] Forum HD 4850 HEATING ISSUE Forum Flicker shadows / light source problem (Using x2 HD 4850 crossfired) Forum Strange HD4850 problem Forum HD 4850 Problem Forum HD4890 Crossfire-x heat problem Forum SolvedHeating problem with hd6670 and X4 965 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !