The Corsair User Forums  

Go Back   The Corsair User Forums > Corsair Product Discussion > Power Supplies

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Rate Thread Display Modes
  #1  
Old 05-29-2014, 12:35 PM
Wimonizer Wimonizer is offline
Registered User
Wimonizer's PC Specs
 
Join Date: May 2014
Posts: 1
POST ID # = 712791
Wimonizer Reputation: 10
Default Activating RM650 Fan

I have the Corsair RM650 for about 4 months now and I have yet to notice the rotation of the fan.
Now I have read some forums and they almost all say that the pc isn't stressed enough to power up the fan, but while gaming some of the more graphically hard games (crysis 3, Skyrim) I've noticed that my pc becomes ridiculously hot. My graphics card comes up to 76 degrees Celcius (what amd catalyst control says). I do have enough fans in my pc but still...

Isn't there a way to turn on the fan manually?
Reply With Quote


  #2  
Old 05-29-2014, 06:51 PM
SpDFre@k's Avatar
SpDFre@k SpDFre@k is offline
Its all about the caps
SpDFre@k's PC Specs
 
Join Date: Aug 2003
Location: The Hardware Cave
Posts: 472
POST ID # = 712881
SpDFre@k Reputation: 30
Default

No, there is no way to manually turn the fan on. If the fan is not coming on your system is not pulling enough power and your PSU is not hot enough to turn on the fan.
Reply With Quote


  #3  
Old 05-29-2014, 07:06 PM
jonnyguru jonnyguru is offline
PSU GUY
jonnyguru's PC Specs
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Posts: 2,882
POST ID # = 712888
jonnyguru jonnyguru Reputation: 179
Send a message via ICQ to jonnyguru Send a message via MSN to jonnyguru Send a message via Yahoo to jonnyguru Send a message via Skype™ to jonnyguru
Default

The PSU getting hot shouldn't make your GPU hot if you have adequate case cooling.

What case fans do you have and are the intake or exhaust? Whhat case are you using and how is the PSU situated (fan up or fan down?)
Reply With Quote


Reply

Tags
fan, fan problem, rm650, settings, temperature

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:45 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.