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Old March 28, 2012, 06:20 AM
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Default Sapphire 6950 2GB Fan failing

Hello HWC Members,

So as the title says i have a Sapphire 6950. When i put my ear up to my computer there is a clicking come from the video card. I put my finger in the middle of the fan and the noise goes away. I went into the ATI CC software for the video card and i had the fan speed at 30%. I put the fan speed up to 50% and i have not heard the clicking noise again. Is this something i should worried about? The card is still under warranty, but everything is running fine. Even when the fan was making the clicking noise the temps were fine. I have triple monitors running and I was running wow and minecraft at the same time and only getting temps around 63 degrees c.

Any feedback would be great.

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Old March 28, 2012, 07:51 AM
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Sounds pretty familiar and really nothing really you can do about it, but it does not mean that the fan is dying at all.
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