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ASRock DeskMini GTX1080 (Intel Z370) SFFPC Review (Page 6)

By Steven Bassiri from Feb 4, 2018 @ 10:00 CST
TweakTown Rating: 93%Manufacturer: ASRock

Power Consumption

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The power consumption of the ASRock DeskMini GTX1080 is very high compared to other SFFPCs, but it's quite low if we compare those numbers to a normal gaming desktop.

Thermal Testing

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The thermal performance is actually pretty good, the unit does heat up quite a bit, but nothing throttles during heavy use. The fans do spin up a lot, and you can adjust the fan curve for the CPU and GPU, and set them to silent. I recommend setting the fan curve for the GPU to silent because at default it's on normal. Overall, excellent thermal performance but the fans spin up all the way.

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