Radeon 6850 HD Tags: Radeon Cases Graphics Last response: January 15, 2012 12:35 PM in Graphics & Displays Share slayah January 13, 2012 6:03:27 PM Hi, I have noticed this about the GPU being at a 'slightly warm' temperatures (50-54 C) ever since I have had my new PC (couple months old setup). I am currently using SpeedFan to monitor the temperatures for my box. Case: Antec Nine Hundred Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case PSU: CORSAIR Enthusiast Series CMPSU-650TX 650W My guess as to what is wrong is my PSU's fan being face up at the bottom of my case, since the case didn't have any sort of opening at the bottom .. ? More about : radeon 6850 simon12 January 13, 2012 10:57:56 PM GPUs can go into 80s & 90s that to cold more than to hot whats the problem? slayah January 14, 2012 11:57:49 PM Well, I'm looking at speed fan and at 52C+ its showing a "fire" or "hot" icon (even when the computer is idle). So I guess I'm assuming something is wrong .. ? Related resources [Solved] Resolution issue with Radeon HD 6850 - Forum Radeon HD 7770 faster than Radeon HD 6850 ? - Forum ATI Radeon HD 6850 on 450W PSU - Forum AMD Radeon ™ HD 6850 VS GeForce GTX 275 - Forum Radeon HD 6850 upgrade or not? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer simon12 January 15, 2012 11:05:08 AM From toms review of the 6850 http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/radeon-hd-6870-rade... Note these temps are amount above room temp. slayah January 15, 2012 11:59:39 AM I see, much appreciated for the information. I just have one last question, how come even during non-load times, my GPU doesn't seem to drop from anywhere in between 18.4 - 54.4? simon12 January 15, 2012 12:35:43 PM Use HWMonitor and check what temp it is as soon as you turn the PC on what max it reaches gaming and what it comes down to after. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumSapphire Radeon HD 6850 (1024 MB) Graphics Card? ForumRadeon HD 6850 ForumRadeon HD 7950 3GB not much better than my Radeon HD 6850 1GB? ForumCrysis Crashing on Sapphire Radeon HD 6850 1GB ForumRadeon HD 6850 GPU Upgrade But Is My PSU With These Specs Enough? ForumRadeon HD 6850 , Do I Really Need A 500W Supply? ForumRadeon HD 6850 /6870 Power and Monitor Help ForumHave a brand new AMD visiontek radeon hd 6850 video card ForumWhere can I purchase a Sapphire Radeon HD 6850 ? ForumRadeon hd 6850 and nzxt guardian 921 rb problem ForumAMD radeon 6850 HD sound ForumSapphire Radeon HD 6850 Overheating ForumNeed a card By lt_dan_zsu, 3 hours ago: It looks like the 7850 is a little higher, but it's nothing... ForumNeed help finding good GPU ForumRadeon 6850 on a 350W PSU? 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 !