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What is Tj Max?

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Pretty simple. I keep seeing it but don't know what it is...

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post #2 of 14
Junction Temperature Max.

It is a sensor on your CPU. When the maximum temperature is reached, this will throttle or shutdown your CPU.
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the clothing store? or is this somehow related to intel chips?
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the clothing store? or is this somehow related to intel chips?
hahaha.

i knew it was a clothing store, but I kept seeing it on everyones posts.
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Thanks Duckie +
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oohhh. thats cool. i did not know.

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yeah the tjmax for your q6600 is 90c
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post #8 of 14
Quote:
Originally Posted by Abrajam View Post
yeah the tjmax for your q6600 is 90c
I thought Tjmax for Q6600 is 100?
post #9 of 14
I know this is an old thread but... Does this mean as long as you don't reach TJ max, you are at a "safe" temperature?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Byaku-X View Post
I know this is an old thread but... Does this mean as long as you don't reach TJ max, you are at a "safe" temperature?
"Safe". It's often recommended to stay at least 20°C under the TJ Max.
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