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    anyone know how to calculate TDP worth per year?

    i need to research this and write about power efficiency and cost for long run. i need to compare a home system with average PC: 4790k / 6700K 1TB + 1SSD 2X8gb (lets say 1.5v sticks) 750W i was thinking to compare 780Ti vs 290X \\ or // 980Ti vs 390X. which card cost more per year on the...
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    is this config good?

    i have cm 690 iii (no window) case. want to install the D14 but my bays are installed with DVD + Controller + hdd hot swap. i know the d14 need to get cool air so i wonder if i can install on the roof of the case, one fan that get air in (for the d14), and another one that will get it out. want...
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    GPUZ makes the sensors spike!

    sorry. no my friend, it keeps spiking. (even browsing FF gave me the spikes). it seems that at the milsec' the core is fired off, its being recorded as a spike. [EDIT] iv tried it in games and applications, it is definitely gpu-z. what is still weird is that when gpuz is running, a spike would...
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    GPUZ makes the sensors spike!

    thank you, i tried GPU-Z.0.7.8 and its the same, since hwinfo does not show the same spikes i guess its not a faulty sensor (same thing was reported by other users) here is tribes ascend after 30min. _ (only gpu-z) also, check out the 12V tab:
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    GPUZ makes the sensors spike!

    oh man... i just tried it. on the 1st startup i ran gpu-z and then started to play tribes ascend for 20 min... it still gives me those -315 and +416. i realy like gpu-z, been using it over 5 years now. think ill just use hwinfo for now.
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    GPUZ makes the sensors spike!

    no. this started with gpuz ONLY! just today iv tested hwinfo and found out about it (by chance) p.s. why did you mentioned asus software? if someone needs ... lets say to make a fan profile, that shouldent affect gpu-z, does it? i am running gpu-tweak for the card fans, but again... HWiNFO did...
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    GPUZ makes the sensors spike!

    i have asus 780ti dc2oc for 2 months now, gpuz always showed me spiked readings for the VRM. sometimes low as -216c and high as 460c. i thought this is normal or a bad sensor.. after testing the VRM temp using ONLY HWiNFO, i found out there were no spikes in reading the temps. i have to say that...
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    How to Enable Intels QuickSync?

    i have i7-4790k + z97-A + 780Ti i want to convert video files and i need to use intels QuickSync. i dont know how to enable that. i have 2 displays, one 22" monitor + 32" TV, both plugged to the GPU. can anyone please guide me to enable QuickSync? thnak you.
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    How does OC perform?

    well right now im on the 2500k + GA Z68p-DS3 + Gskill Ripjaws-X [F3-12800CL9D-8GBXL] i want to try some OC on it Before i sell it (want the new 4790k) _ (planing to use it till the 2nd gen of DDR4). so to topic, how will my mobo stand in OC? someone told me that the mobo build is not so good for OC.
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    How does OC perform?

    if my cpu is 3.3ghz and boost to 3.9ghz. and if i OC it to 4ghz, is it still using a bsae clock and boost clock? or its 4ghz all the time? thank you. sorry for bad eng.
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    can i make the case fan CABLE longer (on my own)?

    i got the Scythe Kaze Master Pro Fan controller and some of the extanded fan (3pin) cables that came with it are not long enough for my use. i wonder if i can make them longer. can i cut the cables and then weld an extention? p.s. I cant get any of the legit extanders on the web .. just gotta...
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    Hybrid T625

    think its a shame having some water cooling system and at the same build have alot of fans.. (in my eye.. well.. Auww My Eye)
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    should i bios update the asus 780ti dc2oc? (see pic)

    yea i also updated... (cmd opens and close... and your done) i really wish TechPowerUp would done the thermal Cam on this card, someone just have to image the VRMs temps and ask Asus if its supose to generate such heat.
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    Raijintek Morpheus

    not much, take a look at asus 680dc2oc. although i feel Morpheus is one Ugly MF.
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    should i bios update the asus 780ti dc2oc? (see pic)

    gpu tweak say thers a bios update, should i do it?
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    Asus 780Ti DC2OC_VRM are getting very very HoT!

    I just rade the Asus tech' replay on the heat of their Crads, here it is:
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    Asus 780Ti DC2OC_VRM are getting very very HoT!

    Sensors Mis-Placment?
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    Intel Updates Desktop CPU Roadmap, Haswell-E, Broadwell, Devil's Canyon Blip

    5820K _ 6 Core CPU With accessible Price tag. thats the real news!
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    Asus 780Ti DC2OC_VRM are getting very very HoT!

    if any of you would had to choose between Asus GTX780TI-DC2OC or MSI GTX 780Ti GAMING Which one would you go for?
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    Asus 780Ti DC2OC_VRM are getting very very HoT!

    yup, its the DC2OC edition. its the factory OC.. the card looks & feels Superb, only those VRM temps realy bothering me.
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    Asus 780Ti DC2OC_VRM are getting very very HoT!

    im trying to look around and find an answer about the card VRM, they get 90c up to 100c on load. iv seen users with the same temps on VRM but could not find any reasonable Answer. so, anyone know whats with those crazy temps? is it safe?
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    Asus680-DC2O_gets78c on Sleeping dogs.

    yup you right. I quoted you, wanned to mention how helpfull yu'v been but that user just ruind my show with his comment (his comment was distracting). So sorry for the misunderstanding
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    Asus680-DC2O_gets78c on Sleeping dogs.

    of course your not. :) (why would anyone think its you?) (we do have our nicknames right beside our comments) Anyway .. Problem Solved. I realy Enjoyed this post. If this post is what the rest of the forum looks Like then.. SHAPO! Delicious!!! Thank you