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2 years ago#11
Eh just wondering because people take off their heatsinks for a variety of other reasons. It's a good time to peek at your memory too.
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2 years ago#13
nooo idea. I installed heatsinks on my IC's with my twin turbo II. I noticed back then what they were, completely forgot
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2 years ago#14
Snuckie7 posted...
fuzzyman posted...
I can tell you for certain this memory is pretty warm and doesn't clock very high (4800mhz at best but it boils, 4400 is -20C cooler)


Sounds like Elpida to me. Their RAM usually doesn't clock too well.


So why is it being used on the 780 lightning?
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2 years ago#15
they may be ahead now in fabrication? It's 25nm or something of the sort
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2 years ago#16
nIMr0D888 posted...
Snuckie7 posted...
fuzzyman posted...
I can tell you for certain this memory is pretty warm and doesn't clock very high (4800mhz at best but it boils, 4400 is -20C cooler)


Sounds like Elpida to me. Their RAM usually doesn't clock too well.


So why is it being used on the 780 lightning?


Supply issue. The Classified's also switched to Elpida from Samsung after the first batch of cards.
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2 years ago#17
Orestes417 posted...
Can't say I've ever felt like removing the heatsink to find out

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2 years ago#18
Unless my EVGA 660 is magically different from every other EVGA 660, Samsung.
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