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Today I was taking some shots of my new msi n460gtx... happened to have a macro lens at hand. and then... macrophotography rage!

Front of the card:


Back:


VRM


VRM Close-up 1


Memory chip


Moar Power!


VRM Driver


All those photos were taken with my Nikon D90, using a Nikkor 50mm F/1.8 Lens, iso 400, aperture between F/8 and F/14. Light source in the close up photos was a led flashlight.
 
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Mmmmm, nice dose of sexy close-up's there.
 
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A bit old but still... Sorry for the dust. Those were taken before cleaning the whole thing.

 

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Sleved some fans...

 
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Sleved some fans...
Yate Loon with UV blue housing and blue LEDs ?

I like :D I got one as a rear 120MM in my Lancool PC-K62
 

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Yes, they are. I have I have seven of them in my current rig, plus two 140mm ones.
 
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looking good t ski
 

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moar pics, cleared my card of the old thermal paste, added some cooling to the mosfets and took it back toghether.

1: Cooler took off. what a mess!


2: Time for some cleaning...


3: Heatsink


4: As before, some cleaning indeed needed.


5: Cooling off the vrm


6: New thermal paste
 
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Andrea what paste are you using and could you let me know your temps with old paste and new paste at both idle and full load please? :D

:toast: it's great that someone with a good camera is taking shots of the same card I have, just makes me drool a little more :roll:
 

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Thanks for the reply, I've forgotten to add a macro of the thermal paste I had made. I'm using prolimatek pk-1 for now, might try some arctic mx-3 next week, I've got it coming aside some parts for a friend's pc.

 

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hey sneeky do you know what those little plug connectors on the top right corner are for
 

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Ah so it's to connect a little gadget too.... for temps and activity thats way cool
 

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The lights work with the 2 fan memory cooler, the Airflow PRO has to have the fan to mount to.
 
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it's still cool though corsair come up with some neat ideas
 

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it is, I got the whole kit;)
 
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Just one from me, for the moment. Want to edit some others.
Sorry for the large file size. I'd feel guilty if I resized it. :p
Feel free to use as a wallpaper, just let me know. :D

 

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Just booted this up:

 

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sweet :)
 

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I've got and XFX HD5870 non-reference to go with it. It's kinda disgusting how well the board, mem, and vga look together...all three are black/red/white...so much so it deserves a top-notch case mod. Gonna have to come up with something G-O-O-D. Hopefully you'll see alot more of this board in a few days. ;)
 
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may i suggest this for a mod if you wanna go all out

 

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That's killer, don, but I don't have a reference card any more; I have the XFX version of the Sapphire v2.