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Can changing the graphics card fan speed break the fans?

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February 17, 2013 1:32:33 PM

So lately iv been gaming alot and i dont want to let me gpu get too hot so i drag the fan speed up to like about 80 and then when im done ill put it back down to like 50. Will doing that a few times a day break the fans on it? My gpu is a asus geforce gtx 560ti DC II Top factory oced to 900mhertz and i oced it to 950mhertz

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February 17, 2013 2:42:30 PM

monsterhuang said:
So lately iv been gaming alot and i dont want to let me gpu get too hot so i drag the fan speed up to like about 80 and then when im done ill put it back down to like 50. Will doing that a few times a day break the fans on it? My gpu is a asus geforce gtx 560ti DC II Top factory oced to 900mhertz and i oced it to 950mhertz



The graphics card should do that by itself.

Download this then make your own better more aggressive fan profile.


http://event.msi.com/vga/afterburner/download.htm

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February 17, 2013 2:48:02 PM

Iv tried that but somehow when i put it on automatic it still stays at like 20% when at 56 C. I have used Asus Gpu tweak and msi afterburner
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a c 304 U Graphics card
February 17, 2013 2:56:09 PM

monsterhuang said:
Iv tried that but somehow when i put it on automatic it still stays at like 20% when at 56 C. I have used Asus Gpu tweak and msi afterburner





http://forums.guru3d.com/showthread.php?t=354863


Follow the instructions.


You have done as they recommend?


56 degrees is nothing. You should be worried if you were hitting 80 degrees at 20% fan.
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February 23, 2013 11:10:36 PM

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