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|TPU's|## GeForce GTX 480/470 Club House ##|

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The max temp my GTX 480 has reached in gaming was 76 degrees Celsius. This was after a few hours playing Cryostasis: Sleep of Reason. The fan is set to 80%, and it's running at 800/1600/1000 at 1038 mV.

The max load temperature for my GTX 480 at these speeds/voltage was 93 degrees Celsius. This was after a half hour running the EVGA OC Scanner at 1024 x 1024 with the "unlock power draw" feature enabled.
 

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Good News mates ..............

My GTX470 is shipped :D ,next week i would be OCing it :rockout:
 

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Congrats! :toast:
 
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hey whats below MORE cooling :toast:

GTX 480 on classified :twitch: ,that would be fun mate .................
 
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yer its a slot fan lol sucks the air out keeps it abit cooler
 

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Have any of you gotten the pop up via Steam to scan your updated rig to add to their database, and if so has it affected your games?
 
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Yes. Now L4D 2 crashes instantly. I haven't tried L4D 1 yet.
 

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Ok well that makes me think Im not alone, and reinstalling or looking for the answere is all for not;)
 

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I never really used STEAM ... does steam count if u change Ur hardware ?
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What's UP mates :D ?
 
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Heres a quick 06 run with my 480.

 
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Have any of you gotten the pop up via Steam to scan your updated rig to add to their database, and if so has it affected your games?
yer i got that saying im using a unknown video card lol

Yes. Now L4D 2 crashes instantly. I haven't tried L4D 1 yet.
i dont get any crashes in L4D 2 i was playing it all night
 

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If any one wants the newer bios for there EVGA GTX 480 SC here it is dates are

Bios Versions and dates (Evga GTX 480)

people are reporting temps are better or mite just be a fun speed change what ever it was i didn't see it, but i use afterburner lol
 
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Mine is HERE :slap:











there's a bug in GPU-Z which my PCI-E as x16 instead of x16 2.0

I haven't fired up AF yet ... that i will surely do :D

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Yeah NOW ! OWN a GTX 470 / Member of this CLUB too :toast:
 
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welcome lol just check in nvidia control panel under system info to see if it is running on PCI-E Gen2, GPUz reads mine fine
 
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My EVGA GTX 480 SC overclocked on stock voltage. Fan at 100% and never gets more than 70C in Crysis Warhead
 
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I just won an EVGA GTX480 autographed by NVIDIA president Huang in a folding contest.:toast: Hope I don't have to wait too long for it to arrive.
 

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Way cool:)
Congrats man:toast:
 
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I just won an EVGA GTX480 autographed by NVIDIA president Huang in a folding contest.:toast: Hope I don't have to wait too long for it to arrive.
Sweet! Can you get anyone to make them fold yet? :D
 

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I just won an EVGA GTX480 autographed by NVIDIA president Huang in a folding contest.:toast: Hope I don't have to wait too long for it to arrive.
Just aweSome How were u able to fold so much points :respect:

Congrats Man :toast: & do post some P!Cs when its with U :)

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I tried running Unigine Heaven, but the stupid thing just kept running and never gave me results:wtf:
I know I was doing something wrong, but couldn't figure it out. I let it run the other night for over 45 minutes....
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You must press the 'Benchmark' button on the screen top. Until then it will 'just run for ages' ;)

Edit: consider this as a joke, haha, I was sleepy...

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BTW, I wanna join this group!!!! 470 on the way....:D
I want to ArticCool it with a Twin Turbo Pro I got around here... Needs a study...
 
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I got my Palit GTX 480 yesterday. Idle 47c load 89c.
 

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Opinion/Recommendations:
I would highly recommend anyone who will be purchasing a 470/480GTX card soon.
Try to get an EVGA one. The EVGA Cards come with a Lifetime Warranty, a free copy of Cryostasis PC Game and also 2 great overlocking programs which are: EVGA OC Scanner and EVGA Precision.

I have this card for a few days now, and I love it.
It's not noisy at all while playing games, unless you switch the fan speed to 80% and above.
My GTX 470SC is currently idleing at @ 48 Celsius.
This card is an awesome overclocker!!

Well, that's it for now. I will post more in this threat after using it for a few more days. But up till now, I couldnt be happier with the card.

I will post pics later this week.
My evga 470 arrived earlier today. About to install here in a few minutes. Anxious to see temps, performance and hear the noise for myself since coming from a 5870.

i'm also ready to check out this rocket sled demo
 
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Can't wait to read how it goes shevanel! cheers ;)