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Re: EVGA RTX 2080 TI FTW3 ULTRA HYBRID owners only - good or not so good? 2019/12/23 15:56:34 (permalink)
Here's the shot of the pumps installed in a Corsair 900D on the HD cages early this year in January 2019 iirc.


 
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Re: EVGA RTX 2080 TI FTW3 ULTRA HYBRID owners only - good or not so good? 2019/12/23 16:23:32 (permalink)
 
No worries Jack, I like the posts. :)
 
Damn I'm really tempted to go custom loop... but I think I'll get the hybrid 2080Ti first, and if it's a noisy one, I'll take that as a sign to return it and go for the hydro copper. I'll run that past EVGA first though.
 

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Re: EVGA RTX 2080 TI FTW3 ULTRA HYBRID owners only - good or not so good? 2019/12/23 16:46:49 (permalink)
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No worries Jack, I like the posts. :)
 
Damn I'm really tempted to go custom loop... but I think I'll get the hybrid 2080Ti first, and if it's a noisy one, I'll take that as a sign to return it and go for the hydro copper. I'll run that past EVGA first though.


My only regret is that I didn't do the custom loop right off the bat. Now I'm just planning on selling my hybrid kit in the classifieds on this site to recoup some costs. And if I'm being honest, I wasn't very impressed with the temps with my 2080 ti FTW3 on the hybrid kit. It dropped the temps by about 10c, but didn't really aleviate noise as it still required high fan speed and the pump whine that everyone complains about with it is very real.

And I'll add to Jack's post, giving you another custom loop pic to possibly sway you.  My completed build (for now)...


post edited by sn0warmy - 2019/12/23 16:52:13
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Re: EVGA RTX 2080 TI FTW3 ULTRA HYBRID owners only - good or not so good? 2019/12/23 17:24:52 (permalink)
 
Oh damn that looks good. I have a black Corsair Crystal 680X RGB case which is somewhat limited for radiators - I had to get a case with fairly shallow (front to back) dimension because of desk space. It can only fit a 280mm radiator at the top, or a thin 360 at the front, but not both at the same time, although it might be able to handle a 280mm at the top and a 240mm or 280mm at the bottom, but it would be a tight squeeze down the bottom with the cables. It would also have to use a pump/reservoir combo (for limited space reasons) which would have to somehow squeeze into the other 'chamber' of the case where the cabling and PSU is hidden. Here is how it looks at present with the AiO CPU and GPU (photo not great sorry - hard to get the lighting right using a phone camera). 680x custom loop builds seem to be few and far between..
 

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Re: EVGA RTX 2080 TI FTW3 ULTRA HYBRID owners only - good or not so good? 2019/12/23 18:05:47 (permalink)
 
Here's one.. 360 rad up the front only.. impressed they got that reservoir in there. Is a 360 rad enough for a 9900K and a 2080Ti FTW3 HC though, other than at stock clocks? I wonder if that res there would impact airflow through the radiator
 
 

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Re: EVGA RTX 2080 TI FTW3 ULTRA HYBRID owners only - good or not so good? 2019/12/23 18:29:36 (permalink)
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Here's one.. 360 rad up the front only.. impressed they got that reservoir in there. Is a 360 rad enough for a 9900K and a 2080Ti FTW3 HC though, other than at stock clocks? I wonder if that res there would impact airflow through the radiator
 
 




360 mm is enough but if you're going for OC's or even better deltas, you'll want more.

I think you could fit a 360mm as shown in the video (It's an EK I believe) and MAYBE a 240mm up top as long as you have the front rad's IN/OUT ports coming from the bottom instead of the top.  Just have to play around with that and even if the front rad gets covered slightly from the top with the addition of the top rad, no big deal because the combination of both rads will be better than having less.

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Re: EVGA RTX 2080 TI FTW3 ULTRA HYBRID owners only - good or not so good? 2019/12/23 18:33:41 (permalink)
I just used your case in the EKWB loop builder and they indicate that you should be able to fit a 280mm up top and a 280mm on the bottom:
 



And looking at pics of your case online, I think you could definitely do 2x280mm rads and either mount the pump on the front fans or horizontally along the bottom rad. Regardless, 2x280mm rads would be plenty of cooling for a 9900x and 2080 ti. 



I kind of love the direction this thread went. Would love to help you figure out your custom loop. I really think you'll be happier spending the money that way. Though, if you really want a hybrid setup, I'll be glad to sell you my hybrid kit for cheap since it's just collecting dust now. (But I still vote for custom loop!)
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Re: EVGA RTX 2080 TI FTW3 ULTRA HYBRID owners only - good or not so good? 2019/12/23 18:37:06 (permalink)
If you're looking to mount a res/pump combo on the rad, most of the time the brackets that are supplied are only compatible with 120mm so you might want to stick with 240mm if you don't go with 360mm and not to mention best rad fans are usually 120mm for best pressure and sound.

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Re: EVGA RTX 2080 TI FTW3 ULTRA HYBRID owners only - good or not so good? 2019/12/23 18:40:09 (permalink)
^^ EK makes a 140mm bracket that will work with the 280mm rads/140mm fan. In fact, they initially sent me one on accident, instead of a 120mm. I'd give it to Nereus free, if he lived closer. 
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Re: EVGA RTX 2080 TI FTW3 ULTRA HYBRID owners only - good or not so good? 2019/12/23 20:50:00 (permalink)
Just thinking about it a bit more..

Another option, since the CPU is already utilizing a decent AIO, is to do a simpler loop for just the GPU, with a 280 rad on the bottom. It would keep the CPU out of the loop, keeping temps lower, and it would reduce cost by a few hundred bucks. It would also cool the GPU much better than the hybrid kit and give you the option to expand later, if you want.
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Re: EVGA RTX 2080 TI FTW3 ULTRA HYBRID owners only - good or not so good? 2019/12/23 22:17:27 (permalink)
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Just thinking about it a bit more..

Another option, since the CPU is already utilizing a decent AIO, is to do a simpler loop for just the GPU, with a 280 rad on the bottom. It would keep the CPU out of the loop, keeping temps lower, and it would reduce cost by a few hundred bucks. It would also cool the GPU much better than the hybrid kit and give you the option to expand later, if you want.



True but having a CPU and GPU loop makes you buy more rad and majority of the time both won't be on full load unless you're benching so you'll still be cooling one or the other with all that rad.  
 
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Re: EVGA RTX 2080 TI FTW3 ULTRA HYBRID owners only - good or not so good? 2019/12/24 06:07:20 (permalink)
Jack's right. 

Just go full custom loop. You won't regret it. 
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Re: EVGA RTX 2080 TI FTW3 ULTRA HYBRID owners only - good or not so good? 2019/12/24 11:36:59 (permalink)
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Any owners here of the 2080Ti FTW3 Ultra Hybrid card? - specifically the HYBRID FTW3, not the ICX or Hydro models..
 
I'm reading a few posts about the EVGA Hybrid kids having very loud pumps, but I'm not sure if that is with this particular 2080Ti FTW3 Ultra Hybrid model, or only with the hybrid kits that EVGA sells and owners mount them onto their existing cards. I have a Titan X (Pascal) which I added a Hybrid kit EVGA made for it a few years ago, and the pump runs smoothly and quietly, even though it runs at 100%, so I'm wondering why these more recent kits are getting complaints, and, again, if it impacts the FTW3 Ultra Hybrid card.
 
Also trying to get a grip on how well these cards overclock - could I expect to clock it at 2GHz without any issue?
 
Are the temps ok on full load for extended periods? I expect they are fine, but would like to confirm.
 
I'm very tempted to buy one... but at the same time also tempted to wait to see if a 2080Ti Super comes out (which supposedly NVidia deny, but who believes anything they say lol), or wait for the 3080 series which may come out in about 6 months from now, but it could also easily be another year from now too...
 
Thanks.
 


Don't buy it, it is expensive garbage. I've had one for almost 3 months and it's been a nightmare. Go for a waterblock and custom loop.
 
Buy the reference PCB version (XC Ultra) and get Corsair's waterblock, getting a waterblock for the FTW3 version is a double nightmare. I ended up buying EK's one and I am not completely happy with it, it won't fit on my case without modifying the fans array (I have Corsair 680X) thanks to that "decal" on the right that says "Vector FTW3".
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Re: EVGA RTX 2080 TI FTW3 ULTRA HYBRID owners only - good or not so good? 2019/12/25 12:58:15 (permalink)
 
FDOLopez11 I have the Corsair 680X RGB case too - very tight on space for a custom CPU + GPU loop though, and would have to be 2 x 240 radiators to make it effective, but it can be done.
 
I priced a full loop with 2 x 240mm radiators and it came to over $550 + tax (in NYC it's 8.875%), and that's on top of the additional cost of a 2080Ti hydro copper which is $150 more than the AiO model. It would be even more if I used hard tubing, which is what I'd like to do. I know for sure the custom loop will have better performance, and the 9900K runs hot and could certainly use that extra cooling over AiO, but I also have to look at time involved building and maintaining it (and time is always a huge issue for me with a young 7yo child to look after, plus a 3 - 3.5 hour commute every day, plus I'm President of our condo association which takes a fair amount of my time too), and ultimately is it worth ~$800 more to me (incl tax) taking that route right now?
 
For performance, hell yes it's definitely worth it, but I've decided to try the 2080Ti hybrid first (although seeing FDOLopez11 post that it's expensive garbage really threw me). If it's a relatively quiet one, I'll stick with it and not overclock the CPU too heavily. When the 3080Ti comes out I will reconsider then. Believe it or not, I was so torn between the full loop or the AiO, I even plugged the options into an online decision maker lol (incl an option to do nothing and wait for the 3080 series). For the record, AiO came up first.. so I kept trying best of 5. AiO came up the first 4 times lol, then I tried first to 10 and again AiO won it, custom loop came up 4 times, wait for 3080 came up 3 times. Who am I to argue with total random chance? :D
 
Thanks for all the comments, this is a good thread, please continue to post more.
 
..ordered. Wow EVGA has slow shipping, or expensive if you want it sooner than a week or two.
 
 
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Re: EVGA RTX 2080 TI FTW3 ULTRA HYBRID owners only - good or not so good? 2019/12/25 18:57:53 (permalink)
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FDOLopez11 I have the Corsair 680X RGB case too - very tight on space for a custom CPU + GPU loop though, and would have to be 2 x 240 radiators to make it effective, but it can be done.
 
I priced a full loop with 2 x 240mm radiators and it came to over $550 + tax (in NYC it's 8.875%), and that's on top of the additional cost of a 2080Ti hydro copper which is $150 more than the AiO model. It would be even more if I used hard tubing, which is what I'd like to do. I know for sure the custom loop will have better performance, and the 9900K runs hot and could certainly use that extra cooling over AiO, but I also have to look at time involved building and maintaining it (and time is always a huge issue for me with a young 7yo child to look after, plus a 3 - 3.5 hour commute every day, plus I'm President of our condo association which takes a fair amount of my time too), and ultimately is it worth ~$800 more to me (incl tax) taking that route right now?
 
For performance, hell yes it's definitely worth it, but I've decided to try the 2080Ti hybrid first (although seeing FDOLopez11 post that it's expensive garbage really threw me). If it's a relatively quiet one, I'll stick with it and not overclock the CPU too heavily. When the 3080Ti comes out I will reconsider then. Believe it or not, I was so torn between the full loop or the AiO, I even plugged the options into an online decision maker lol (incl an option to do nothing and wait for the 3080 series). For the record, AiO came up first.. so I kept trying best of 5. AiO came up the first 4 times lol, then I tried first to 10 and again AiO won it, custom loop came up 4 times, wait for 3080 came up 3 times. Who am I to argue with total random chance? :D
 
Thanks for all the comments, this is a good thread, please continue to post more.
 
..ordered. Wow EVGA has slow shipping, or expensive if you want it sooner than a week or two.
 
 



Let me expalin you all the issues I ran into in the past couple of months:
Terrible thermal paste application and no proper contact, initially I was hitting 75C with Shadow of the Tomb Raider benchmark, after reassembling it and changing the thermal paste to Cooler Master MasterGel Maker (almost same performance as Conductonaut but way cheaper) I reduced the temp to 59C at 4K Vsync Off, capping the framerate to 60fps it goes down to 54C-57C.
To achieve this I changed the fans to Corsair ML 120 which have very high Static Pressure and running at 100% (controlled by the motherboard BIOS, very aggressive fan curve) on a Push-Pull configuration, the rad and the hoses will get quite hot when pushing the card to the limit.
My current OC are: +120Mhz on the core, +600Mhz on the Vram so you may achieve lower temps if you don't plan to do Overclocking.
 
Writing this down might look easy but it took a lot of effor and trials, countless trials and tech support from some guys at this forum. Contacting EVGA Tech support was useless, they won't help at all, when I showed them the pictures of the terrible TIM application and contact pressure to the chip they only said: "oh that's normal of our process, glad you fixed it". Do you really expect an answer like that from a company that sells you a $1500 USD card?
 
Feel free to contact me again if you have more question, I'll be glad to help you.
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Re: EVGA RTX 2080 TI FTW3 ULTRA HYBRID owners only - good or not so good? 2019/12/25 20:41:54 (permalink)
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FDOLopez11 I have the Corsair 680X RGB case too - very tight on space for a custom CPU + GPU loop though, and would have to be 2 x 240 radiators to make it effective, but it can be done.
 
I priced a full loop with 2 x 240mm radiators and it came to over $550 + tax (in NYC it's 8.875%), and that's on top of the additional cost of a 2080Ti hydro copper which is $150 more than the AiO model. It would be even more if I used hard tubing, which is what I'd like to do. I know for sure the custom loop will have better performance, and the 9900K runs hot and could certainly use that extra cooling over AiO, but I also have to look at time involved building and maintaining it (and time is always a huge issue for me with a young 7yo child to look after, plus a 3 - 3.5 hour commute every day, plus I'm President of our condo association which takes a fair amount of my time too), and ultimately is it worth ~$800 more to me (incl tax) taking that route right now?
 
For performance, hell yes it's definitely worth it, but I've decided to try the 2080Ti hybrid first (although seeing FDOLopez11 post that it's expensive garbage really threw me). If it's a relatively quiet one, I'll stick with it and not overclock the CPU too heavily. When the 3080Ti comes out I will reconsider then. Believe it or not, I was so torn between the full loop or the AiO, I even plugged the options into an online decision maker lol (incl an option to do nothing and wait for the 3080 series). For the record, AiO came up first.. so I kept trying best of 5. AiO came up the first 4 times lol, then I tried first to 10 and again AiO won it, custom loop came up 4 times, wait for 3080 came up 3 times. Who am I to argue with total random chance? :D
 
Thanks for all the comments, this is a good thread, please continue to post more.
 
..ordered. Wow EVGA has slow shipping, or expensive if you want it sooner than a week or two.

Let me expalin you all the issues I ran into in the past couple of months:
Terrible thermal paste application and no proper contact, initially I was hitting 75C with Shadow of the Tomb Raider benchmark, after reassembling it and changing the thermal paste to Cooler Master MasterGel Maker (almost same performance as Conductonaut but way cheaper) I reduced the temp to 59C at 4K Vsync Off, capping the framerate to 60fps it goes down to 54C-57C.
To achieve this I changed the fans to Corsair ML 120 which have very high Static Pressure and running at 100% (controlled by the motherboard BIOS, very aggressive fan curve) on a Push-Pull configuration, the rad and the hoses will get quite hot when pushing the card to the limit.
My current OC are: +120Mhz on the core, +600Mhz on the Vram so you may achieve lower temps if you don't plan to do Overclocking.
 
Writing this down might look easy but it took a lot of effor and trials, countless trials and tech support from some guys at this forum. Contacting EVGA Tech support was useless, they won't help at all, when I showed them the pictures of the terrible TIM application and contact pressure to the chip they only said: "oh that's normal of our process, glad you fixed it". Do you really expect an answer like that from a company that sells you a $1500 USD card?
 
Feel free to contact me again if you have more question, I'll be glad to help you.
Happy holidays

 
Oh damn, that's not good. I definitely appreciate it took a lot of time doing all that. I always use aftermarket fans (usually bequiet! SilentWings - the high-speed ones have very good static pressure with relatively low noise, and the standard ones make great case fans), and like you, I use the motherboard headers and BIOS curve for the fans on my current hybrid as well as the CLC280, always have. I also usually replace the tim, and many cards I've replaced the thermal pads as well, so those aren't huge issues for me, but you're right - shouldn't have to do that on a brand new $1,500 GPU. "Oh that's normal of our process, glad you fixed it" is a shyte answer from support, and not what I'd expect from them.
 
Damn. Damn damn damn.
 
How did you run your loop in the 680X case? Got any photos, or a ModsRigs listing? I don't think a 360mm rad alone up the front is enough if I want to overclock, but the case is relatively small. Did you do 2x240mm radiators?
 
Looking at the many threads on these forums again about noise issues... well.. I have the money ready for a full water loop... GAH! I usually can make a decision easily, but this one has me really divided. I can still contact EVGA tomorrow and get the order canceled, or go with the hybrid now (and replace the tim if it runs hot) and slowly purchase parts for a custom loop over the next few months, and go full loop when the 3080Ti comes out. If they send me a dud 2080Ti Hybrid, I'll return it.
 
 
 
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Re: EVGA RTX 2080 TI FTW3 ULTRA HYBRID owners only - good or not so good? 2019/12/26 03:31:25 (permalink)
Well, but your experience is caused by bad TIM - not by hybrid card itself.
Bad TIM can happen on any card, even with waterblocks. 

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Re: EVGA RTX 2080 TI FTW3 ULTRA HYBRID owners only - good or not so good? 2019/12/26 10:40:27 (permalink)
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FDOLopez11 I have the Corsair 680X RGB case too - very tight on space for a custom CPU + GPU loop though, and would have to be 2 x 240 radiators to make it effective, but it can be done.
 
I priced a full loop with 2 x 240mm radiators and it came to over $550 + tax (in NYC it's 8.875%), and that's on top of the additional cost of a 2080Ti hydro copper which is $150 more than the AiO model. It would be even more if I used hard tubing, which is what I'd like to do. I know for sure the custom loop will have better performance, and the 9900K runs hot and could certainly use that extra cooling over AiO, but I also have to look at time involved building and maintaining it (and time is always a huge issue for me with a young 7yo child to look after, plus a 3 - 3.5 hour commute every day, plus I'm President of our condo association which takes a fair amount of my time too), and ultimately is it worth ~$800 more to me (incl tax) taking that route right now?
 
For performance, hell yes it's definitely worth it, but I've decided to try the 2080Ti hybrid first (although seeing FDOLopez11 post that it's expensive garbage really threw me). If it's a relatively quiet one, I'll stick with it and not overclock the CPU too heavily. When the 3080Ti comes out I will reconsider then. Believe it or not, I was so torn between the full loop or the AiO, I even plugged the options into an online decision maker lol (incl an option to do nothing and wait for the 3080 series). For the record, AiO came up first.. so I kept trying best of 5. AiO came up the first 4 times lol, then I tried first to 10 and again AiO won it, custom loop came up 4 times, wait for 3080 came up 3 times. Who am I to argue with total random chance? :D
 
Thanks for all the comments, this is a good thread, please continue to post more.
 
..ordered. Wow EVGA has slow shipping, or expensive if you want it sooner than a week or two.

Let me expalin you all the issues I ran into in the past couple of months:
Terrible thermal paste application and no proper contact, initially I was hitting 75C with Shadow of the Tomb Raider benchmark, after reassembling it and changing the thermal paste to Cooler Master MasterGel Maker (almost same performance as Conductonaut but way cheaper) I reduced the temp to 59C at 4K Vsync Off, capping the framerate to 60fps it goes down to 54C-57C.
To achieve this I changed the fans to Corsair ML 120 which have very high Static Pressure and running at 100% (controlled by the motherboard BIOS, very aggressive fan curve) on a Push-Pull configuration, the rad and the hoses will get quite hot when pushing the card to the limit.
My current OC are: +120Mhz on the core, +600Mhz on the Vram so you may achieve lower temps if you don't plan to do Overclocking.
 
Writing this down might look easy but it took a lot of effor and trials, countless trials and tech support from some guys at this forum. Contacting EVGA Tech support was useless, they won't help at all, when I showed them the pictures of the terrible TIM application and contact pressure to the chip they only said: "oh that's normal of our process, glad you fixed it". Do you really expect an answer like that from a company that sells you a $1500 USD card?
 
Feel free to contact me again if you have more question, I'll be glad to help you.
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Oh damn, that's not good. I definitely appreciate it took a lot of time doing all that. I always use aftermarket fans (usually bequiet! SilentWings - the high-speed ones have very good static pressure with relatively low noise, and the standard ones make great case fans), and like you, I use the motherboard headers and BIOS curve for the fans on my current hybrid as well as the CLC280, always have. I also usually replace the tim, and many cards I've replaced the thermal pads as well, so those aren't huge issues for me, but you're right - shouldn't have to do that on a brand new $1,500 GPU. "Oh that's normal of our process, glad you fixed it" is a shyte answer from support, and not what I'd expect from them.
 
Damn. Damn damn damn.
 
How did you run your loop in the 680X case? Got any photos, or a ModsRigs listing? I don't think a 360mm rad alone up the front is enough if I want to overclock, but the case is relatively small. Did you do 2x240mm radiators?
 
Looking at the many threads on these forums again about noise issues... well.. I have the money ready for a full water loop... GAH! I usually can make a decision easily, but this one has me really divided. I can still contact EVGA tomorrow and get the order canceled, or go with the hybrid now (and replace the tim if it runs hot) and slowly purchase parts for a custom loop over the next few months, and go full loop when the 3080Ti comes out. If they send me a dud 2080Ti Hybrid, I'll return it.
 
 
 


I haven't done my loop yet, still waiting for the components to arrive. I will only watercool the GPU with a 360 rad. I will leave the CPU (9900k) with the current AIO (Corsair H115i Pro) because I only use the PC for gaming and I have never seen temps above 55C.
 
You mentioned that you want to keep the PC quiet, you won't get that with the hybrid kit if you want to keep the temps low, the fans must run at 100% to stay below 60C.
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Received the card. Looks like I got lucky - pretty much zero pump noise even on full load, yay! Does the pump run 100% 24/7 anyway? Put an aftermarket fan on the radiator and plugged it into the GPU port since it's 4-pin and everything looks good - that fan has a low start-up voltage so I'm not having any issue with the fan stopping completely. Card boosts to just over 2GHz with no overclocking by me.. nice! Have not run it through 3DMark or anything yet. Time Spy 14,413 with everything (CPU & GPU & RAM) on stock clocks.
 
 
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Re: EVGA RTX 2080 TI FTW3 ULTRA HYBRID owners only - good or not so good? 2020/01/04 16:29:18 (permalink)
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Received the card. Looks like I got lucky - pretty much zero pump noise even on full load, yay! Does the pump run 100% 24/7 anyway? Put an aftermarket fan on the radiator and plugged it into the GPU port since it's 4-pin and everything looks good - that fan has a low start-up voltage so I'm not having any issue with the fan stopping completely. Card boosts to just over 2GHz with no overclocking by me.. nice! Have not run it through 3DMark or anything yet. Time Spy 14,413 with everything (CPU & GPU & RAM) on stock clocks.
 
 




Impressive results!  What kind of temps are you seeing?  What does it clock to under light load at idle temps?
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Re: EVGA RTX 2080 TI FTW3 ULTRA HYBRID owners only - good or not so good? 2020/01/05 16:36:58 (permalink)
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Impressive results!  What kind of temps are you seeing?  What does it clock to under light load at idle temps?

Clocked it up a bit just using the sliding clock bar in Precision X1. Runs just over 2.1GHz stable. With the CPU at 5.1GHz and the GPU at 2.115GHz, Time Spy score was 14,663 which seems pretty good. It might get a slightly better score over a few runs, but I'm low on time atm.
 
On idle right now it's downclocked to 300MHz with temp of 34C (thermostat controlled ambient is at 78F = 25.5C). When it was under full load, temp was well into the high 60's with fans on 100%.
 
No pump noise at all. I'm very happy with this GPU so far.
 
 

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Re: EVGA RTX 2080 TI FTW3 ULTRA HYBRID owners only - good or not so good? 2020/01/06 00:58:36 (permalink)
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No pump noise at all. I'm very happy with this GPU so far.
 



That's great to hear!  
 
I'm starting to wonder maybe the fluid levels might be slightly low is why some were hearing their pumps screech.

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