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Old October 11, 2008, 06:01 PM
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Well I re-attempted it, and so far, it seems to be stable, though not perfect. I idle at about 36 to 40C (it varies depending on clock speed; my cpu downclocks itself to 2GHz during idle times (it's an E8400, 45nm).

So far, it hasnt risen above 44C, but i havent stress-tested it yet.

Who knows, maybe it also needs the TIM to cure before i see an added benefit?

and my Sapphire 4850 is awesome :)

Well worth the 1000 dollars I spent on this machine.

(btw, did i mention im posting this on my new machine? :P)
Case: CoolerMaster HAF 932
CPU : Intel i7-5820K 6-core @ 3.3GHz
RAM : 32GB DDR4 2400MHz (G.SKILL Ripjaws)
HDD : Main: 240GB SSD SATA2 (Intel) Storage: 3TB SATA2 (WD Green) Backup: 500GB External USB (Hitatchi)
GFX : Gigabyte GTX 970 4GB
PSU : 750W Corsair Modular PSU
MoBo: Asus X99-A
View : Acer H213H 21.5" @ 1920 x 1080 + random 4:3 monitor

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