Solved Heating Question Tags: Graphics Cards Cooling Heating Temperature Graphics Last response: February 15, 2013 6:02 AM in Graphics & Displays Share NightFeather February 15, 2013 5:34:14 AM Hey, I just have a quick question about the cooling. Right when I minimize a game, the temperature goes from 60 to 40 in like 30 seconds. This is normal, right? More about : heating question Best solution j2j663 February 15, 2013 5:39:03 AM Yes, as soon as you minimize any game your graphics card no longer has to render all of the pixels. No workload = very little heat. Share smorizio a c 204 U Graphics card February 15, 2013 5:40:02 AM NightFeather said:Hey, I just have a quick question about the cooling. Right when I minimize a game, the temperature goes from 60 to 40 in like 30 seconds. This is normal, right? it happens with some thermal software and the way windows works. when you alt-tab to the desktop the desktop becomes the active window...not the game in the background so the cpu slows down.. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer NightFeather February 15, 2013 6:02:45 AM Best answer selected by NightFeather. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedFX8350 Heating question Forum SolvedCPUTIN 62C IDLE - Over heating question Forum SolvedCPU Heating Question Forum AMD FX-4100 Over heating with stock heat sink while gaming. Also fan question. Forum SolvedGTX 480 Heating Question Forum Hd 6850 heating question Forum Yet another Q9550 heating question Forum Question on heating issue. plz help ! Forum Aopen Geforce4 TI4200S heating question Forum Heating issue's a hot topic, I have a question Forum Solvedkingston hyperx predator heat question Forum Sapphire HD 6950 heating questions Forum SolvedQ8200 heat question Forum I just found an i7 heating problem, and I have some questions Forum Heating questions Forum SolvedI Have a HEAT/FAN Related Question Forum SolvedRAM heat spreader question! Forum SolvedCpu heat question (FX 6300) Forum SolvedA-10 6700 Heat Question Forum SolvedBest Case Choice (White) + Question about Heat Sink and Fan 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 !