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Ok so someone on the City of Heroes forums think they know everything about computers..then even gave an extensive guide on DOWNCLOCKING your graphics card so it doesnt heat up as turning the fan up can be dangerous

He/She runs an E8400 @stock and sees no point in overclocking it

Does this make you cringe?

This person does not deserve an E8400

Quote just for the eurgh factor

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Originally Posted by CoHFool
A few points to cover, firstly, re: underclocking.
Eurgh!!

FAIL, FAIL, FAIL

I think we should have an OCN Overclockers authority, if you are running a highly overclockable [God i sound like Logan] system on stock, we have the right to take away your computer, and return it on the brink of death

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Lol i want to see this.
Link me please
    
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Why is turning up the fan dangerous?
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Ugh, so he bought one and is keeping it on stock? Thats so ugly.
    
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<3 google, here's the link:

http://uk.boards.cityofheroes.com/sh...6&Main=1055224

Why am I not surprised that it's a girl that posted it?
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Madness?...THIS IS A NORMAL CONSUMER!
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Why is turning up the fan dangerous?
If the fan spins too fast, it could easily fly off the card, beheading anyone who gets in its way...duh.
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Well, it's not like that person is on OCN, I say let him/her rot on her City of Heroes forum. When she will need more power out of her chip she'll go buy another one instead of doing a totally safe overclock.
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I wrote a MASSIVE guide on computer components for the forum, i added in...

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E8200/E8400 - Awsome C2D Processors, get one - but don't run it on stock, they are brilliant overclockers, the E8400 can easily hit 4Ghz, the E8200 breezes 3.6GHz

E8200 stock - 2.66GHz, multi of 8
E8400 stock - 3GHz, multi of 9

Only a fool would run these on stock
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I guess I'm a fool then, I have mine running stock and it's quite happy doing so, thanks very much.
Will find more humor...
    
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Btw on the CoH forums im superkettle =P
    
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