Running card for long periods Of time Tags: Graphics Cards Graphics Last response: September 2, 2011 9:39 AM in Graphics & Displays Share Hiben75 September 2, 2011 3:07:30 AM So i have recently gotten into bitcoin mining and i have 1 6970 and whilest mining it runs at 90-92 degrees (the max safe temp is around 110) and i was wondering how long is it safe to run the card at those temps continuously? More about : running card long periods time | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove beenthere Graphics card Expert September 2, 2011 3:41:01 AM Until it fails... I doubt anyone knows the answer to your question. It may outlive it's useful life or fail in a few months, no one really knows. | Report abuse Hiben75 September 2, 2011 3:43:37 AM But will it be harmful to the card to run it at 90 degrees for 24+ hours straght? | Report abuse GreenDutchAlien Graphics card Master September 2, 2011 9:39:44 AM It's not expanding it's lifetime i think. Can't you speed up the fan ? | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Graphics & Displays>Running card for long periods Of time> Related ressources: ForumSleep mode, or leave running for long periods of time ? ForumRandom crashes then artifacts after long periods of play ForumBSOD after long periods of being shut off???? ForumCould reaching high temps for a long time cause permanent damage? ForumMonitor shuts off after a period of time of no mouse.. ForumPerformance(gaming) Dips for a long period of time .Why? ForumSystem will fail to boot up after periods of inactivity ForumComputer randomly disconnecting for periods of time Forumit takes a long time to load explorer ForumIt's been a long , long , time ... ForumCan't boot, one long beep ForumPC won't post after being off for longer periods ForumFor long life and price value which of the GPUs would you get? Forumfirst time build need help I have been screwed long enough ForumWill hard drives stop working after idle for a long period ? Forum1500 work PCs...network card disabling after long period of sleep? ForumAsus gtx560ti directcuII-broken ForumGood £50-60 Graphics Card for new games machine. Forum[Solved] Compatibility video card with gddr5 with motherboard ddr3 Forum[Solved] No Sound after install of graphics card 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 !