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Old 02-08-2008, 10:47 PM   #1
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I have just overclocked my Intel Quad-Core Q6600 2.4Ghz to 3.0Ghz. My temperature before was 40 now its 50c idle.
Is this pretty good?
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I did about the same thing to a p4 ht. mine works fine.
good job
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Old 02-08-2008, 10:51 PM   #3
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Is 51c idle okay? When im playing games it might be up to 57. dont want to ruin my processor.
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Old 02-08-2008, 10:55 PM   #4
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You wont ruin your processor.
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Old 02-08-2008, 11:41 PM   #5
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those temps are ok . but did you ever return your cooler in exchange for a diffrent one
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Old 02-09-2008, 12:33 AM   #6
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those temps are ok . but did you ever return your cooler in exchange for a diffrent one
Actually, im buying a different one right now. Is the Ultra Chilltek Too big? Or should i just get the Zalman 9700?
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i like zalman 9700. i recomend it
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Yeah I second the 9700

I have mine set to 3.2ghz for standard use, and its around 5-10 degrees cooler than yours at 3.0ghz
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who .. mine or his
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His, haha
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