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Old 02-20-2009, 07:47 PM   #21 (permalink)
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i dunno if 1.4+ is safe for 24/7 for a 45nm chip
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provided temps are ok around 1.4 is fine. I've been running my chip 4.6ghz 1.408V for months now without issue
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^^ oooooo thats pretty impressive...yummy.....4.6Ghz......

but yeah it should be fine, going up to 1.5v is where you're reaching the amber zone, and anything over 1.55 is getting a bit dangerous... voltage increases are even more dangerous on a 45nm than a 65nm..
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