Graphics card runs hotter after RAM upgrade. Tags: Nvidia DDR3 Graphics Cards Graphics Last response: August 9, 2012 9:06 PM in Graphics & Displays Share Pand3mic August 9, 2012 5:59:09 AM Hi, I recently upgraded from 8GB of DDR3 to 16GB of DDR3. No clue why, but my graphics card runs about 10c hotter now. (I trashed my old sticks and purchased 2 of these packs for a total of 16GB: http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E1682...) Specs: CPU: Intel Core i5-2500K 3.3GHz Quad-Core Motherboard: Intel DZ68DB Memory: Patriot Sector 5 16GB DDR3-1333 Video Card: EVGA GeForce GTX 570 SC Help is appreciated as always. More about : graphics card runs hotter ram upgrade zaxevil August 9, 2012 9:32:21 AM you sure about this ? i think RAM isn't a problem. didn't make sense,really m 0 l Pand3mic August 9, 2012 9:06:23 PM zaxevil said:you sure about this ? i think RAM isn't a problem. didn't make sense,really I know it makes no sence to me either, I'm just puzzled because the only thing changed since this issue started was my ram. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Graphics card suddenly runs a lot hotter!? Forum SolvedIs my graphics card running hotter than it should be? Forum SolvedCPU runs MUCH hotter after installing 128Gb Samsung 840 Pro Forum Graphics Card Suddently Running Hotter Forum i have x2 gtx 780's in sli when running benchmarks my top card runs 17c hotter then mty bottom card is this normal ? Forum Which card runs hotter in a 2-way CrossFire configuration ? Forum SolvedCPU running hotter than normal after drive to high altitude. Forum CPU runs high when playing games, after a recent RAM upgrade. Forum SolvedSLI GTX-570's - Second slot card hotter and running at a higher voltage than first? Forum Solvedbest upgrade for RAM and graphics card Forum SolvedComputer won't boot after motherboard, graphics card, and cpu upgrade. Forum SolvedNothing comes up on screen after graphics card upgrade Forum SolvedRAM, CPU, and Graphics card upgrade under $300! Forum SolvedPC running slow after new graphics card is installed Forum SolvedLooking to upgrade my gaming rig, what should i go for? $250 budget (CPU, RAM, Graphics Card, Hard Drive...) Forum SolvedCan I upgrade RAM or Graphics card? Forum SolvedPerformance Declines After Graphics Card Upgrade Forum SolvedWill my current PSU be fine after this graphics card upgrade? Forum SolvedWhat should I upgrade next ? For a gaming rig . New graphics card , cpu, ram, hard drive? Forum SolvedGraphics card memory changed after upgrading to 64 bit Win7 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 !