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i7 3820 safe temps?

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Just got a i7 3820 and was wondering what are the safe operational temps for under load? I ask because i got it running at 4.3 Ghz and it caps out at 63C.

Running a H80 coolers btw.
 

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#2
Just got a i7 3820 and was wondering what are the safe operational temps for under load? I ask because i got it running at 4.3 Ghz and it caps out at 63C.

Running a H80 coolers btw.
Entirely reasonable. I'd say that 75C is about as high as I'd let it get for 24/7 operation. Low 60s is great :toast:
 

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Just got a i7 3820 and was wondering what are the safe operational temps for under load? I ask because i got it running at 4.3 Ghz and it caps out at 63C.

Running a H80 coolers btw.
try to stay under 80c or so under high load.

I am runing 4625 MHz, 125 BCLK x37 multi @ 1.36 V, usually get to about 60-65C gaming.

Dont forget OC warranty:

http://click.intel.com/tuningplan/

Intel said:
So what we are saying is this: Go ahead and push it, we've got your back.
 
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Considering how cheap it is, I cannot help but tell people. $25 to cover death from overclocking is pretty cheap!


Just note it will only cover you for a single replacement for one chip, but you can buy multiple warranties for multiple chips.


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