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Software to test coil whine?

#1Black_King945Posted 9/6/2013 11:54:51 AM
What games have high, uncapped frames?

I am trying to see how much coil whine I have in my system, it seems I need a game with really high frames to get the whine going, as it stands with furmark at 30-60 FPS there is no noise.
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#2ClouddxPosted 9/6/2013 12:15:38 PM
The Witcher during the dice rolling game, or MSI afterburner.
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#3RequiemPosted 9/6/2013 12:20:00 PM
Crysis 3, menu screen?
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#4MasterDonGeroPosted 9/6/2013 12:24:32 PM
I guess anything that stresses your GPU 100%.
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#5GreenMage7Posted 9/6/2013 12:31:30 PM
Can't you just manually turn up your GPU fans to 100% in the driver?
#6PhilOnDezPosted 9/6/2013 12:42:40 PM
Just download PrecisionX or Afterburner and set your fan to whatever you think it needs to be set to and let it run for a minute, no need to stress your gpu.
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#7DragnfyrPosted 9/6/2013 12:44:50 PM
I got pretty noticeable coil whine while running the Windows Experience Index test.
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#8UberLurkerPosted 9/6/2013 12:48:56 PM
GreenMage7 posted...
Can't you just manually turn up your GPU fans to 100% in the driver?


PhilOnDez posted...
Just download PrecisionX or Afterburner and set your fan to whatever you think it needs to be set to and let it run for a minute, no need to stress your gpu.


Unless I'm mistaken, it's not the fans that cause the coil whine, it's the induction coils on the card itself.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coil_noise
#9GreenMage7Posted 9/6/2013 1:00:48 PM
Well, then any graphically intensive benchmark would be able to do it.

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http://unigine.com/products/heaven/download/

OCCT:

http://www.ocbase.com/
#10NicodimusPosted 9/6/2013 2:01:27 PM
I only ever hear it when I run Unigine Heaven.
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