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MSI GeForce GTX 460 HAWK 1GB Video Card Overclocked - Temperature Test

The HAWK has always been about the overclock, and this article wouldn't be here unless we had something special to show you.

| NVIDIA GeForce GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Sep 2, 2010 8:26 am
Manufacturer: MSI

Temperature Tests

 

 

With the TES 1326 Infrared Thermometer literally in hand we found ourselves getting real-world temperatures from the products we test at load (3D clock speeds).

 

There are two places we pull temperature from - the back of the card directly behind the core and if the card is dual slot and has an exhaust point we also pull a temperate from there, as seen in the picture.

 

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With the fan set to 100% it comes as no surprise that temps aren't bad. Considering the amount of extra voltage we're pumping through the whole card, it's still mighty impressive, though.

 

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