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Old February 14, 2010, 10:46 AM
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Originally Posted by lanken123 View Post
right now i"m running it at 4.2ghz. I ran IBT for 5 runs, and the highest it went was about 72 but the cores hit 74 once or twice.

should I be worried?
Use P95 with SmallFFT over a longer period. I personally do not like IBT.

Originally Posted by E}{ile BFG OC 4GHZ View Post
If not for 24/7 use should be safe but you can try to lower the temps a little by lapping the cooler and or cpu and using high performance TIM
Lapping is not really worth the time for a few degrees. A e8400 @ 75 degrees is fine but you do want it to be lower than 70ish imho,
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