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8800gts fan only at 60%

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#1
Hi all, I was in Everest looking at my temps and noticed that my GPU's fan speed is only 60% and it never changes, even during a game when I minimize real quick and check temps. Is there someway to make it change speeds dynamically when under load, a driver update maybe?
 
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#2
There is a program called RivaTuner that can adjust your speeds. Just google it and there are a few guides that tell you how to program it. I just do it manually so I have more control, and have it at 80% start up.
 
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#3
rivatuna is what i use to overclcok mine too. evga must of tweaked their drivers if its running @ 60% out of the box as mine only ran a 36% until i changed mine to 65% which dropped my idle temp by 10c and load temp by 20c.


you will need to edit the cfg file to get riva to work with your card tho,


thanks to erocker for the img :toast:
 
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#4
I also use Rivatuner. Best OC proggy for GPU's.
 
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#5
So i found a great guide and followed the instructions and created fan profiles to change the fan's speed whenever it hits a certain core temp. After cranking up the fan manually to 100% it went from 52C to 43C at idle. WOW!

Also, the fan on the 8800gts isnt really that loud at all even at full throttle. Kind of surprising really..