Saturday October 29, 2016

EVGA Offering Additional Thermal Pads For Overheating GTX 1080 / 1070 Cards

For those of you having overheating issues with your new EVGA GTX 1080 and 1070 cards, the company is aware of the issue and is now offering additional thermal pads free of charge. Thanks to everyone that sent this one in.

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During our recent testing, we have applied additional thermal pads between the backplate and the PCB and between the baseplate and the heatsink fins, with the results shown below. We will offer these optional thermal pads free of charge to EVGA owners who want to have a lower temperature. These thermal pads will be ready soon; and customers can request them on Monday, October 24th, 2016.