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what is a temp to shoot for at 4.5ghz on my sig rig

going to be using a hyper 212 which i know works well at this range but i heard alot of ppl were shifty about hitting 70 degrees and that was a common number i have seen when OCing to that temp

what would be the ideal temp to shoot for and what effect does say 70 degrees have on the cpu that 50 would not
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65-70 is, ok, 80 is the red zone, and your chip will be more susceptible to degrading.
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so is 50 less chance of degrading then 60? or is there some sort of point where it does not degrade until this one point
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Degrading will occur at 85+ if you run pc constantly at that temp.
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