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Old 02-25-2008, 09:03 PM   #11 (permalink)
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god i'm getting like 42C idle temps.... is that really bad for intel? i used to get like 32 on my opty with my zalman 9500. I'm using the stock HS/f because i don't have the LGA775 mounts .
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it isnt correct. I dotn think any of the sensors are accurate.

I got that too, with a zalman 9500 and mX-2
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I'm thinking of getting this:

Newegg.com - Tuniq T-120-LFB 120mm CPU Cooler - Retail

btw is there an intel overclocking guide somone can link me to?
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people say the Tuniq is loud and hard to install, I recommend you change the fan

Scythe S-Flex anyone?
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how about the TRUE. it is much better and quieter than the tuniq
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it'll cost him another $30
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ahh. the speedstep team wins.

I guess I keep hanging on to the idea that people will actually read, and check that....
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it isnt that. how old is your mobo?
update with new bios. my old 650i couldnt boot with anything other than a 6x multi either. check that first.
Uh hum...
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yeah well, what if it wasnt?

atleast it is solved. I have no prob bein wrong.
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yeah well, what if it wasnt?

atleast it is solved. I have no prob bein wrong.
I knew it was that. There is no "what if it wasn't".
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i've got a red LED constantly on and it's bothering the **** outa me.

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