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Just wondering if anyone's had any issues with their i5/i7 sandy bridge that SEEMS to be degradation related. I realize there are a myriad of possibilities when it comes to system instability, and it's not long since the release, but I'm still curious if anyone thinks they've been victim... and at what voltages.
    
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Because you have asked the question, you will more than likely get some people talking a load of BS about how their chip degraded beacuse of running prime or ibt all day. Well that is bound to happen and totally depends on how resilient your cpu is. Get in touch with sockpirate from the stable club and ask him how much priming his done on chip. I personally ran 1.7v through mine and im still stable with my overclock.


If people had issues or were concerned, you will find threads of that nature, but as your asking I bet there will be some that come forward, which is a bit.... Meh
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Yeah, I know, people would make their own threads if it was an issue.... but I just wanted to throw it out there and see what responses I got anyway. Some forum goers are more apt to answer questions than start their own threads.

Besides it's like interpreting a product review, I don't have to believe it if I don't think its valid, and for something like this I'm probably gonna start from a skeptical viewpoint. There might be a lot of BS but there could also be one good example to learn from beyond common sense rules.

What I was expecting to get was more of "I've been running my cpu at 1.XX for Y period of time and nothing has changed for me". Which is what you did too .
    
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No issues here.
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