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XFX HD 7970 Black Edition Double Dissipation 3GB Video Card Review - Temperature Test

Retail models start to show up on the HD 7970 and we check out the brand new XFX Black Edition Double Dissipation version.

| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Jan 9, 2012 8:45 am
TweakTown Rating: 95%      Manufacturer: XFX

Temperature Tests

 

 

The temperature of the core is pulled from MSI Afterburner with the max reading used after a completed run off 3DMark Vantage and the Performance preset.

 

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Looking at the temperature test we can see the new Double Dissipation cooler does a good job. We've got a couple degrees shaved off the load temp and a solid 9c shaved off the idle making it run considerably cooler than the other cards here.

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