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Old 09-01-2004, 02:26 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Say i overclock to 3200 from 2500 barton, 166x11 to 200x11 then is overclocking it damaging it in any way IF i keep the temps down?

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Old 09-01-2004, 02:38 PM   #2 (permalink)
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High temperatures damage processors, not overclocking itself. You could run into some instabilities, but nothing processor damaging as long as those temps are kept down.

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Old 09-01-2004, 07:18 PM   #3 (permalink)
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yup and even if ur temps do go up u still got years on the pocessor long as its under 60 at full load ull be fine for a good long while

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