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if i'm getting MB temps around 35 C is there any point in upgrading? i really want to get my e6600 to 3.6ghz. it's a weird batch... it takes a lot of voltage to overclock but it stays really cool. i've bumped the voltage past 1.5vcore and never seen load temps go past 45 C on my zalman 9500. stability is another issue tho. well im just running in circles... any advice is greatly appreciated.
Dude. 35c is nothing for NB

No point in upgradin until its up in the 55c area
    
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thats not the northbridge temp though, its a combination of the SB and NB temps thus "MB". unfortunatly there is no single NB or SB temp sensor on the p5n-e.

if you have the stock NB cooler i would recommend fitting a 60mm fan on it or 2 40's. otherwise look into the thermalright hr-05. its a truely amazing chipset cooler.
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