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Ive got a phenom C2 on an H60 w/ push/pull fans and ive got it running 3.9 @ 1.525 vcore and sitting around 56-58 degrees celcius full load prime95 on the max heat/power draw setting. Is this okay? Can i go further or should i pull back?
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You are fine for where you are.

But that's just over the temp limit of that chip, which is about 55'C. Imo 58'C is is still ok because the volts are also ok.

Max volts you should feed that chip should be 1.55v max anyways.

Those C2 chips are tanks btw

EDIT: Here is my old C2 aircooled by a TRUE Black:


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I wouldn't want to go that high...

What OC can you get @1.5v?
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Thanks guys, you're all awesome. And 55c is really the temp limit? Jeeze, I used to hit 70 on stock at 3.5 and it still ran, my max oc at 1.5 right now is a little under 3.9, i get core errors (not bsod) in prime when i dont have at least 1.525 in it. I need to change my fsb setting around a lot mor ethough i guess, and i need better ram to do that up until this point ive more or less just been straight multi-ing it. Anyone have any good advice?
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lol, I woulden't bother with temps, I easily go past 60C sometimes....Bothered? no I'm not, my chip will still last 2 years + with my OC

*Cough* 1055T please Hurry up and die..... Thinking 1090T *cough*
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My temps on idle are around 40C and full load 53C
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Is that 2 cores or unlocked?You should be cooler than that at 1.525v.More case airflow?VRM's getting any air?
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Is that 2 cores or unlocked?You should be cooler than that at 1.525v.More case airflow?VRM's getting any air?
I was thinking that too... Its all four cores. 2 80cfm fans on a brand new h60 should net me better temps i thought, esp with an ac in my room, would vrms being hot make my temps go up?, i did notice a little bit of vdroop
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