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GPU is hitting 90 degrees when playing Diablo 3?

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June 26, 2012 5:28:59 AM

Okay, so my EVGA Geforce GTX 560Ti is hitting 90 degrees Celsius when playing Diablo 3.
How can I cool it down?
Is 90 degrees okay? o.o

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June 26, 2012 5:32:00 AM

No, it is not ok.

Is case airflow good?

If it is, it's a problem with the thermal paste.
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June 26, 2012 5:34:18 AM

amuffin said:
No, it is not ok.

Is case airflow good?

If it is, it's a problem with the thermal paste.



Would it be a good idea to increase the "Fan speed." ?
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June 26, 2012 5:52:31 AM

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Set your fan to a constant 70%, see if this helps ;) 


That did the trick!
Is there anyway I can have it setup on auto so that when I'm playing Diablo, it goes up to 70% and when I get off it goes back to normal?
Wouldn't want it running on 70% all day! :??: 
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June 26, 2012 5:57:23 AM

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Is 70% loud?


It is a bit loud, I just don't see the point in keeping a constant 70 when the comp isn't doing much once I'm off Diablo?
Would keeping a constant 70% just be a good idea?
Also, will it affect the fan's lifespan, etc?
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June 26, 2012 6:01:37 AM

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You can setup a custom fan profile if you wish...

Are you using MSI afterburner?



How do I setup the custom fan profile?
Also, does the MSI Afterburner work with EVGA? ._.
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June 26, 2012 2:30:47 PM

Best answer selected by MyLastWish.
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June 26, 2012 3:20:56 PM

EVGA has a program on there website called EVGA precision. You can use it to overclock, adjust voltages and also FAN speeds.
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a b U Graphics card
June 26, 2012 3:39:25 PM

Use some compressed air to clean the GPU heatsink so the fan can effectively move heat away. Also, no brainer, try keep wires from blocking airflow and clean case fans. I wouldn't see 70% fan speed as a permanent solution!
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