My graphics card keeps overheating Tags: Radeon Computer Graphics Cards Graphics Last response: April 18, 2010 9:17 PM in Graphics & Displays Share dj1997 April 17, 2010 9:03:38 PM I recently built a new computer including a sapphire radeon x1650 pro here are the rest of the specs 2.4 ghz pentium 4 1gb of ddr ram intel desktop board d845 gerg2 450watt power supply problem: when my system is idle my graphics card is at about 58 degrees which im sure is too high and when i go to play a game need for speed underground 2 my computer just lock up and freezes for ages when it unfreezes i checked temp and it was a scorching 95 degrees and for this game is should run perfectly hellllpp!!! More about : graphics card overheating gerardb April 18, 2010 2:28:31 AM what brand is your gpu? is it pasive cooled? EXT64 a b U Graphics card April 18, 2010 2:37:24 AM Check to make sure that all fans a free of dust and operating. Did this previously work and just recently have issue? Related resources Graphics card keeps overheating i think??? - Forum Graphics Card Overheating - Forum Graphics card overheating? - Forum Sapphire HD Radeon 6970 Graphics Card Loud and Overheating? - Forum Could a new graphics card shut my computer down suddenly after an hour or so? Overheating? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer dj1997 April 18, 2010 9:13:26 PM gerardb said:what brand is your gpu? is it pasive cooled? my gpu is a ati x1650 pro core and no is has the noisy stock cooler dj1997 April 18, 2010 9:17:22 PM EXT64 said:Check to make sure that all fans a free of dust and operating. Did this previously work and just recently have issue? i bought thi card brand new a few months ago for a previous computer and only used it for about 2 months before putting it in this Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCPU Overheating erratically with new graphics card Forum SolvedGraphics card overheating help with fan replacement Forum SolvedIs my Graphics Card overheating? Forum SolvedGraphics Card Keeps Turning off then back on Forum SolvedGraphics Card Overheating Forum SolvedGraphics card overheating? Forum SolvedGraphics Card Overheating Forum SolvedChip overheating due to new graphics card Forum SolvedOverheating graphics card? Forum Graphics card overheating, Fan spinning very fast, Black screen, Lost Input. Forum Overheating graphics card Forum SolvedI think my graphics cards are overheating (something seems to be). Forum My video card keeps overheating and I am NOT overclocking it Forum Overheating laptop most likely from graphics card Forum Graphics card overheating-pallit nvidia gtx 560 ti i gb 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 !