March 29th, 2005, 11:49 AM
My Geforce 6800 overheating?
Ive recently bought a new XFX Geforce 6800 128mb, everytime i play a game like doom 3 or half life it would run good but then after 5 minutes you would see a lot of artifacts on the screen. I then decided to look at the temperature and it said 153 Degrees and the Ambient temperature was 34 Degrees Celcius. I have never attempted to overclock the video card. Any help would be appreciated.
April 4th, 2005, 08:22 AM
Check the fan to make sure its installed right and hasn't been loosened somehow, that could lead to high temps.
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April 4th, 2005, 08:12 PM
That card will catch on fire sometime soon.....