I concluded when I built this budget rig that it would still have enough bang for some minor gaming. I'm finding that simple games like Left for Dead (original) is getting hang, and crash. Pretty much anything on Steam is killing my GPU.
I'm not getting a lot of indication of overheating through Sysfan.
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What OS and what resolution are you running? What size is your monitor
i think the issue is a bottle neck with the gtx460 i have a quad core with a gtx 260 that will run most games without issue ... or a driver issue but i have never seen it effect anything in that way