MSI N460GTX Cyclone OC Temps
Hi guys need a quick answer here ie,recently i bought a MSI N460GTX Cyclone OC Edition 1Gb card(not new)..But now while playing MOH Warfighter..within 5 to 7 mins the card temps are going as high like 76c Is this normal???If not whats the fix???My res is 1024x768
The Gtx 400's series always ran a bit hot. Under load 76C is more or less ok. Try to keep it under 80-85C. The fact that you are playing on such a low resolution and that is happening is a bit strange.
What is your case cooling like?
What are the other components in your system?
Make sure you clean out the dust.
Also try running a benchmark such as Unigine heaven, and report back with the temperatures, that way we can determine whether it is just that game or the card.
Well you have some good components, and your powersupply is powerful enough to power it too.
According to this review:
Your graphic card under load on average heats up to 64C, so yours is running hotter than what was reviewed. I would try opening the case, and then playing a game with the case open, to see how the temperatures are affected. Don't worry however that temperature under load is fine, it is more or less normal on those cards (gtx400's). Keep the temperature under 80C and it will all be fine. Also your room temperature will affect the temps of your GPU. If you want to cool it down a bit further, you could set a custom fan curve. Note that your card seems to exhaust hot air into your case, so it is up to your case, and case fans to exhaust that hot air.
Hope this helped!
I think Fil1p has a good point here..opening the case will let me know that is this happening due to bad air flow inside or not..btw my case is very generic ie,exhaust is good enough but only one side intake & thats also above gpu..I will test this tonight & reply back guys..Thanks
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