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PowerColor PCS+ Radeon HD 7970 3GB VORTEX II Overclocked Video Card Review - Temperature Test

We check out the brand new PCS+ HD 7970 3GB VORTEX II video card from PowerColor and overclock it to see how it goes.

| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Apr 25, 2012 1:48 pm
TweakTown Rating: 96%      Manufacturer: PowerColor

Temperature Test

 

 

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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With the voltages up you can see that the PowerColor PCS+ HD 7970 does indeed warm up.

 

You can see its load temperatures are similar to the HD 7970 Lightning from MSI which offered very similar clock speeds.

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