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Would you say my 8800GTX has died?

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Hello,

Ok had my pc since 23/04/07, but last few weeks its been locking up while gaming, okay its overclocked to 3.4ghz (e6600) but it also locks up while at stock. Temps dont go over 80c and cpu is 55c load so I cant see it been temp problems.

Thought it mite of been software so just formatted from xp and put vista on and its the same story! :(

RMA?
 
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Run a prime/orthos stress test on the CPU/memory using the blend test, do it for at least 8 hours.

If that doesn't fail set 3DMark 06 looping on the graphics tests and hopefully it should freeze putting it down to your graphics card.
 
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