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Old 02-02-2006, 07:21 PM   #1
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Is this safe..because im not sure if it is :\ my CPU is overclocked at 1.9ghz now, it was at 1.59 ghz, but i decided to put some use into this crap...i have decent cooling..heatsinks/two fans...so is it safe? im using an AMD sepron 2200+ 1.5ghz Socket A
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if you got decent cooling then yeah, nice overclock, but download coolbits i think it is, and pc wizard and check temps and chek its stable.
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If you got an aftermarket cooler on your CPU its fine but if you got stock i would turn it a bit down
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1.6Volts??? That thing is COOKING! *welding*
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is that bad :\
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is that bad :\

Yes it is. The voltage is far too high. It could cause your processor to overheat excessively. That could lead into problems
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it was like taht at 1.5 ghz..
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just check your temps with Everest and check all your temps in Bios. If there cool then there cool if there hotter then 55C might be a little to much of a OC
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lower it before it explodes!!!!!!!!!!(sarcasm)

you really need to lower your overclock
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