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AMD Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition 3GB Video Card Review - Temperature Test

AMD try to steal the lime light back from NVIDIA with the new Radeon HD 7970 GHz edition. We see if they can do it!

By: | AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Jun 22, 2012 4:00 am
TweakTown Rating: 96%Manufacturer: AMD

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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The original HD 7970 saw load temps come in at 66c while the new GHz Edition comes in at 74c. This is a bit of a jump, but considering the performance gains we're seeing and the fact that the number overall isn't that high, it's not something we're worried about.

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