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Vrm and Vram cooling

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so there is reason for me to be concerned about my vrm and vrams not be actively dissipated? it will last less time for that?
Nope the vrm will be just fine.
 
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Memory does not usually support over-volting AFAIK. Whichever VRMs are supplying the vram with power will not be getting very stressed. In other words, the memory chips will fail before the VRMs do.
 

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ya makes sense, what worries me the longevity of these memories VRAM is being ELPIDA, that in all the reviews say below are the samsung or Hynx
 

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ya makes sense, what worries me the longevity of these memories VRAM is being ELPIDA, that in all the reviews say below are the samsung or Hynx
I've just serviced an AMD 64 3200 939 system with an ATi RX 600 with Elpida RAM with literally no heatsink, and a pathetic 40mm fan. The GPU still works after 8 years of use.
 
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ya makes sense, what worries me the longevity of these memories VRAM is being ELPIDA, that in all the reviews say below are the samsung or Hynx
The difference between Elpida Hynix and Samsung is how well they OC and has nothing to do with longevity.
 

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well then I'm already much more relaxed now I will just enjoy the machine :)

Thank you all for your help.