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Should I be worrying about my RAM overheating?

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I have 4x512mb corsair valueselect, and im currently OC'd without using any dividers... Should I be worried about my RAM overheating at all?

- FSB @ 260 (raised from 200 stock)
- CPU Multi @ 11x (stock)
- HT Multi @ 3x (lowered from 5x stock)
- Vcore @ 1.41 (raised from 1.36 stock)

I have no heatsinks on the RAM, just a 120mm fan blowing somewhat on them
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If you are running your ram at recommended voltage then the answer is no.

BTW that is a pretty sweet oc for the Vcore you are running. Post a CPU_Z screenie with CPU and Memory tabs.
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Originally Posted by Lancer33 View Post
BTW that is a pretty sweet oc for the Vcore you are running. Post a CPU_Z screenie with CPU and Memory tabs.
the voltage is set for 1.40v but it spikes between 1.39v and 1.44v
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dont worry about your RAM everything looks fine - nice OC'ing BTW, if you can get that high on that voltage you may hit 3ghz with a little more
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