GPU Idle Temps Too high. Tags: Graphics Cards GPUs Sapphire Graphics Last response: November 25, 2012 2:56 AM in Graphics & Displays Share vivamente November 24, 2012 4:31:08 PM The Idle temp is too high Sapphire 4890 1gb not overclocked http://imgur.com/oRHsg i'm not sure what to do to fix it. The only thing I'm running is skype, and firefox. While running prime95, the temps drop to 70 degres celcius.. I took some compressed air and blew some dust away, but didn't help. Suggestions? More about : gpu idle temps high | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Reply to vivamente Register or log in to remove vivamente November 24, 2012 7:18:39 PM i tried reseating the heatsink, it sat around 40 degrees, but then boosted back up to 80 on idle. | Report abuse Reply to vivamente Novuake Graphics card Master November 24, 2012 8:04:15 PM 90 degrees C under 98% load is not all that high for a graphics card. Especially not the HD4890. Those cards run hot... You sure it is 80C in idle? Show me a picture... | Report abuse Reply to Novuake knightdog56 Graphics card Expert November 24, 2012 8:17:21 PM He did show you a picture! Try running the fan in manual mode from CCC, start from 50% and see what effect it has on temp. | Report abuse Reply to knightdog56 Novuake Graphics card Master November 24, 2012 8:23:40 PM That photo is under almost full load. Not idle. | Report abuse Reply to Novuake vivamente November 25, 2012 2:56:49 AM i figured out it was java malware. malwarebytes picked it up, thanks | Report abuse Reply to vivamente Register or log in to remove Ask the community Post an answer Tom's Hardware>Forum>Graphics & Displays>GPU Idle Temps Too high.> Related ressources: Forum6870 CrossFire temps too high (66C on idle )? ForumHIS Radeon 5970 high idle temps and gpu activity ForumCore i5 760 idle temps too high ForumMSI GTX 670 reference idle temp way too high ForumXFX Radeon HD 6870 DD idle temp too high ? ForumGTX 260 GPU temps too high ??? Forum9400gt idle temp too high ?? ForumToo high idle temp ForumAsus Matrix idle temps WAY to high ForumAMD64 FX-53 - Idle Temp Too High ? ForumAre my GPU temps too high on my laptop? ForumIdle temperature is too high ? ForumI5 2500k idle temps high ? ForumHigh idle temps i7-965 with liquid cooling. ForumGTX 570 idle temps too high ? Forum24" and resolution question ForumGPU BACKPLATE ForumWhat do you guys think is the best GPU for the money ForumBest GPU for 1080p ForumNeew help for this GPU.... 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 !