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    NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Launching April 2019

    I have read elsewhere that you can flash the BIOS of the bigger brothers of the LP model in order to override the 40% min fan, but I am afraid to brick my card, maybe in a few months I will try it, cause I have the PC in the living room and the noise ranges from distracting at idle to annoying...
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    NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Launching April 2019

    I c I am not quite ready to remove the fan and shroud from my week old 1650, but it didn't occur to me that the system fan should allow more fine tuning of the speed/temp. Thanks for the advice. By the way, when I started to experience those temps I checked with a Kill-A-Watt the consumption...
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    NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Launching April 2019

    That's weird I have a HP Prodesk 800 G3 with a i7-7700 (65W) and a 180W 80 Plus Platinum PSU and it works great, no crashes or shutdowns (don't ask me how it works, I have done the math and the power consumption is near the limit) The only problem so far is the noise. I am seriously...
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    NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Launching April 2019

    I did the same, I live in Mexico and my options are more limited than Americans, so I bit the bullet, ordered from Amazon Japan on a friday and had my card by next Wednesday. I paid like 25000 yen and do not regret it (well maybe I will if I have to apply for warranty, touch wood...)