Radeon 9700

By CompuGeek247
Jul 10, 2003
  1. ok i wasnt sure if this goes under cooling or under audio and graphics. But i just got my A97 ati 9700 pro graphics card. It is amazing.

    the thing is its right above 1 of my pci cards. Well im just wondering if the fan is ok. Because the fan has very little clearance on the graphics card board. Shoud i move the pci card so that it has space to breath?
  2. poertner_1274

    poertner_1274 secroF laicepS topShceT Posts: 4,172

    Personally I would move everything down to give your vid fan room to breathe and cool off. I try not to put anything even close to the top PCI slot, unless I have to. I think others will feel the same way.
  3. CompuGeek247

    CompuGeek247 TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 19

    i was thinking that too i was just too lazy to open it up i shall do it now thanks for the advice
  4. poertner_1274

    poertner_1274 secroF laicepS topShceT Posts: 4,172

    Not a problem, the cooler the better.
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