Re: Graphics card hotter in Vista than XP
If the temps are within spec, and you are not seeing any graphic artifacts
or experiencing system hangs- why worry?
Microsoft MVP Windows Shell/User
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"amenx" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>I recently got a new graphics card (Nvidia 8800gts) and noticed in Vista
> about 5-6c hotter than XP. I understand its working in 3d mode all the
> in Vista due to Aero, but even when I switch to basic theme the temps dont
> change. In Vista the idle temps are around 63-64c while in XP its around
> 58-59. Anything I can do in Vista, disable features, services or whatever
> bring the temps down?