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What is a safe NB temp on a MSI 870-G45?
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It's hard to say, chipsets are all over the place with temps. Check the temps other people are getting on that board and as long as your temps aren't a whole lot higher you're good.
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I've looked, but I have not been able to find anyone with the same board sadly
 
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Above ~60C I would start to get uncomfortable.
Also a note about that board, be careful how much vCore you are giving your chip. I fried the VRMs on an 870-G45 a while back. It is generally unsafe to overclock a quad-core on that board.
    
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On newegg people claim the nb runs under 50c, reseating got them about 30c (???!!!)

Which is really good. My chipset hits 81c.
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Above ~60C I would start to get uncomfortable.
Also a note about that board, be careful how much vCore you are giving your chip. I fried the VRMs on an 870-G45 a while back. It is generally unsafe to overclock a quad-core on that board.
Okay thanks for the info, my vCore has only been at 1.38 max and I don't plan on going any higher, but thanks for the warning
 
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Dissentience View Post
Above ~60C I would start to get uncomfortable.
Also a note about that board, be careful how much vCore you are giving your chip. I fried the VRMs on an 870-G45 a while back. It is generally unsafe to overclock a quad-core on that board.
It all depends on the chipset. My board's nb runs at about 80c, which is perfectly normal according to the other reviewers.
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On newegg people claim the nb runs under 50c, reseating got them about 30c (???!!!)

Which is really good. My chipset hits 81c.
Dang mine has only hit 52c max , I feel a little better now
 
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Okay thanks for the info, my vCore has only been at 1.38 max and I don't plan on going any higher, but thanks for the warning
Oh you should be good then
I just get nervous when I see that board because of the anger it caused me! I was pushing 1.45v when mine fried
    
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