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Old April 17, 2012, 06:32 PM
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Tough to say, his idle temp was 34-40c. 71 in SuperPi at 1.44v seems fine given his ambient/idle.

What I found more interesting was the steppings listed. E0 ?! Considering B steppings retail a lot of the time, to go through 2 more major steppings, not counting minor revisions in between has me wondering whats up...

Maybe that Ivy Bridge 'delay' wasnt a marketing tactic as we though originally, after all?
IIRC, Don has the retail stepping.

I think he sold his chip already. Going back to Sandy Bridge?
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Old April 17, 2012, 06:57 PM
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Tough to say, his idle temp was 34-40c. 71 in SuperPi at 1.44v seems fine given his ambient/idle.

What I found more interesting was the steppings listed. E0 ?! Considering B steppings retail a lot of the time, to go through 2 more major steppings, not counting minor revisions in between has me wondering whats up...

Maybe that Ivy Bridge 'delay' wasnt a marketing tactic as we though originally, after all?
+1. The stepping is really interesting.
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