Solved Gigabyte Northbridge Nameplate? Tags: Motherboards Heatsinks Gigabyte Overclocking Last response: January 22, 2010 1:12 PM in Overclocking Share darkfa8 January 19, 2010 12:15:44 PM Is there any thermal benefits from removing the "Gigabyte" nameplate from the Northbridge heatsink on a ga-ma785gmt-ud2h? More about : gigabyte northbridge nameplate LoneWolf_53 a b K Overclocking January 20, 2010 4:23:05 AM My money would be on no as they likely wouldn't have put it there if it was detrimental to performance. m 0 l darkfa8 January 20, 2010 7:07:28 PM well, it does block a potential exit for heat to dissapate. I'm not sure how it is attached, but I have read somewhere of someone taking it off, but I don't know what the results were. m 0 l Related resources Gigabyte H61M-DS2 Rev. 2.2 Northbridge - Forum gigabyte m/b northbridge overheating - Forum Gigabyte and Northbridge Heatsinks - Forum Replacing the thermal compound on my gigabyte northbridge - Forum How to remove the gigabyte north-bridge heatsink - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer LoneWolf_53 a b K Overclocking January 20, 2010 8:31:15 PM darkfa8 said:well, it does block a potential exit for heat to dissapate. I'm not sure how it is attached, but I have read somewhere of someone taking it off, but I don't know what the results were. Perhaps but does it not also add a large flat surface that dissipates heat? m 0 l Best solution jsc a c 156 V Motherboard a c 197 K Overclocking January 21, 2010 4:34:08 PM Plus, if you remove it, how will you know that you have a Gigabyte motherboard without looking really close at it. Share darkfa8 January 22, 2010 1:12:39 PM you're funny folks I'm obviosly splitting hairs here. m 0 l darkfa8 January 22, 2010 1:12:50 PM Best answer selected by darkfa8. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Gigabyte X58A-UD5 and northbridge cooling Forum Question - Gigabyte ga-x58a-ud3r LED lights on CPU and northbridge Forum Gigabyte MA69VM-S2..northbridge heat question Forum Gigabyte X58 Northbridge fan question Forum Gigabyte DS3L northbridge a lil loose? Forum gigabyte p965 ds3 cpu northbridge combo Forum Wanted: Stock Gigabyte northbridge fan Forum Gigabyte 945G mobo with "optional" Northbridge fan Forum Gigabyte GA-8I875Ultra northbridge fan Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !