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. 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. Related resources Gigabyte and Northbridge Heatsinks - 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 Wanted: Stock Gigabyte northbridge fan - 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? Best solution jsc a c 156 V Motherboard a c 197 K Overclocking January 21, 2010 4:34:08 PM Share Plus, if you remove it, how will you know that you have a Gigabyte motherboard without looking really close at it. darkfa8 January 22, 2010 1:12:39 PM you're funny folks I'm obviosly splitting hairs here. darkfa8 January 22, 2010 1:12:50 PM Best answer selected by darkfa8. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Gigabyte X58A-UD5 and northbridge cooling Forum Gigabyte 945G mobo with "optional" Northbridge fan Forum Gigabyte GA-8I875Ultra northbridge fan Forum Replacing the thermal compound on my gigabyte northbridge Forum Loose northbridge heatsink Forum Gigabyte DS3L northbridge a lil loose? Forum gigabyte p965 ds3 cpu northbridge combo Forum Just overvolted my Northbridge .. Help Needed getting it back to normal Forum Are these Northbridge Temperatures Safe? Forum How to remove the gigabyte north-bridge heatsink Forum Error 15: Pre-Memory Northbridge Initialization Forum 760G Northbridge a little hot? OC suggestions? Forum 1 TB Western Digital Green running slow, Northbridge overheat Forum Crossfire HD7870 x8 questions? Forum Core i5 and Gigabyte P55M-UD2 Overclock on stock CPU fan.. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !