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what temp is safe?

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Thx for the replies about realtemp for my system. What temp should I look for as an indicator of it getting too hot?
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I believe the Tjmax for that chip is 100C (you can google that). I wouln't try to get past 70C though
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post #4 of 4
Yeah just don't let it get past 70c because you can damage your processor if you let it run at high temperatures too long.
    
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CoolingOSMonitorMonitor
Prolimatech Megahalems Windows 7 x64 Professional Samsung S24A350H Dell 20" LCD 
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MAG 17" LCD Samsung 50" Plasma  Focus FK-2001 Mechanical Corsair TX750 
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