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Old 08-25-2005, 10:39 PM   #1
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Processor's that is.
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Old 08-25-2005, 10:49 PM   #2
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WTF are you saying
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Old 08-25-2005, 10:57 PM   #3
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....no....there really isnt a cold thats too cold...I guess it could freeze....but it should be able to go into the 0C range fine...
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Remember those dudes who cooled that P4 to 190 degrees using liquid nitrogen, while it was overclocked to 5.0Ghz?
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WTF are you saying
I'm saying, is there a temperature at which a processor can't function?
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Like, absolute zero.
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Like, absolute zero.
which just so happens to be like a gazillion degrees colder then any temperature ever recorded.

i would say once the temperature drops below freezing it could start to become a problem, although thats highly unlikely to ever happen.
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Actually, two years ago in Tokyo, they got Hydrogen all the way down to within two millionths of a degree of absolute, which is -459.67 degrees Fahrenheit.
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i would say once the temperature drops below freezing it could start to become a problem, although thats highly unlikely to ever happen.
where do you live? it drops here below freezing all winter.

if you mean in the house then i retract my first statment.
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