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wouldn't it be possible to screw up your data if an undervolted CPU is unstable and is losing/corrupting data? that wouldn't hurt any of your hardware, but it won't make you happy if you have to reformat.
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post #12 of 15
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Originally Posted by MrBungle View Post
wouldn't it be possible to screw up your data if an undervolted CPU is unstable and is losing/corrupting data? that wouldn't hurt any of your hardware, but it won't make you happy if you have to reformat.
Yes, it's possible. It's the same as overclocking and not using enough voltage. You just need to stability test no matter what you do.
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Well my friend... it sounds like you should invest in a surge protector.... I had one even before i built my first computer....I have a battery back up now... much better.
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I was able to run it at .85V at stock speeds, but ti wasn't folding stable, so now I OC'ed a little (2.3 GHz) and upped the volts to 1.2V
    
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^^ Wouldnt it be better to run 1.9ghz with .95v?
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