Summary: I really wanted the 4GB of ram but should have known better than to get the blower style cooler. This thing sounds like a jet engine when its getting hot. The ability to OC this card is also poor. I know its luck of the draw but I had 2 of them and neither would do more than 100mhz.
Great Looking on GTX 670 FTW / Possible Heat Problem
Steven T., Newegg
11 September 2012
Summary: If anyone has any suggestions, please comment. I do not believe the screws were over-tightened but perhaps it is possible.
Pros: Excellent looking backplate with very simple installation. I simply unscrewed the 16 screws on the back of the PCB and installed the backplate with the included 16 screws. On a GTX 670 FTW, all the screws were phillips.
Cons: Possible heating problem. I read one review that noted that heat dissipated quicker after installation. This doesn't seem to be the case. Temperatures under load reached 80C. Temperatures dissipated quickly between 80C to 60C but thereafter very slowly ticked back to 35C (same temperature without...