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MSI Radeon HD 7970 Lightning 3GB Video Cards in CrossFire Overclocked (Page 14)

Shawn Baker | Apr 3, 2012 at 10:48 am CDT - 0 mins, 28 secs time to read this page
Manufacturer: MSI

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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Adding a second video card into the mix does little to adding extra heat to the system.

We can see we're still sitting around that high 70c area for our hottest card in the setup. Considering the clock speeds, the fact we're dealing with a CrossFire setup and the fact we're pumping all that extra voltage through the setup, the number is fine.

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