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Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 3GB OC Video Card in CrossFire - Temperature Test

With a pair of dual fan OC Radeon HD 7950's from Sapphire, we find out how CrossFire performance goes on the new model.

| AMD CrossFire Articles in Video Cards | Posted: Feb 3, 2012 5:58 am
TweakTown Rating: 95%      Manufacturer: Sapphire

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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The hottest GPU at idle came in at 35c and at load came in at 61c. I found myself shocked with these kind of numbers, in CrossFire, with two cards quite close to each other, these aren't the kind of numbers you'd expect to see under a setup that offers this kind of performance.

 

Let's see if this is coming at the cost of some serious noise levels.

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