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    Hi all once again

    my friend asked me to ask

    can you fit another type of cooler to a Radeon X1900XTX to make it less noisy, also a cooler fan thingy quite as possible to a core 2 duo processer

    thanx for your time

    rgds

    tan

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    yes, look at Zalman & Arctic Cooling VGA coolers for starters (of course so doing will invalidate your gfx card warranty).

    & there are plenty of quiet HSFs for the LGA775 socket

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    I would be careful....

    I am currently RMAing my second X1900XTX.......the first one worked fine for months, then I fitted the Zalman cooler to it. It lasted a couple of weeks after fitting it.

    The replacement I then used for 1 day fine and then fitted the Zalman, it lasted a few hours.


    Maybe I got 2 duff cards but I doubt it. I don't think I will fit a Zalman to my next replacement....
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    Hi

    Thanx for the info.

    shaithis if two cards have failed without stating the obvious how did you get round the warranty ??

    rgds

    Tan

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