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So I just put together my new gaming rig, and am in the process of installing all the drivers and everything. I'm gonna start overclocking my i5 2500k soon. What are considered good temps for idle and load? Thanks
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idle 25-35ish is great, load 50-60ish.

70-80c is nearing the danger zone.
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vcore max=1.52
temp max= 72c
 
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Originally Posted by Schmuckley View Post

vcore max=1.52
temp max= 72c

Although people disagree with this although im not saying it is wrong

Many will not go about 1.4v and many wont go above 1.45v
some are happy to go to 80c, some 90c

Personally for 24/7 I wouldnt go above 1.45v or 75c
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