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September 9, 2008, 11:08 PM
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Van Isle, BC
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In day to day stuff you aren't going even notice a difference between 3.0 to 4.5 :P
I'm just one of those people who likes to push to see how far I can go before I decide to stop or see smoke or hear a loud bang.
For the 45nm chips 1.4v is perfect for 24/7 day to day functions.
I'm leaving this 8600 at 1.5v because I know by the time its ready to die there will be another chip out for me :P
Water cooling will keep temps MUCH cooler than air cooling for most processor. The ambient temps in my office right now is insane.
My friend hit 4.4 on air @ 1.35 on his machine (4-hour Orthos stable; he has ADD and can't handle not using his computer for a full day, so we never tried 24-hour :P) ... How does yours perform @ 1.35 ?
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