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Just wondering what should be my limiting factor, I am at 4.2Ghz stable, 1.472v, load temp is ambient +31 Celsius (so roughly 51 Celsius).

So to keep going
Do I limit my vCore to say 1.5 or 1.6 (which one is safe for everyday use)?
Do I limit my core temp to 60 Celsius?
or is there something else I have to keep an eye on?

I understand these my seem noobish, but I just need a definitive answer for me and others.

Cheers for your help
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Limit your core temp to 62c

1.6v is ok for 24/7 with WC

EDIT: 4.2ghz with 1.472 is really nice, if only i could....
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if you try more... you can hit 4.5ghz ... i think you've got golden chip ^^
    
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I like what I am hearing(reading)

I think I will have to keep going then.

Thank you all.
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