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I love winter. 4GHz and only 22 degrees :)

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Gotta love the sub-zero temperatures during the winter time, hehe. I have a Phenom II x4 945 C2 that is notoriously difficult to get past 3.8 GHz without some insane voltage and cooling. Well, mother nature took care of the cooling for me, and I only needed 1.536 volts to get the 4GHz. After a quick stress test, the temp peaked at 22c. I know I didn't run Prime95 for 12 hours or anything, but I'm glad that my computer is somewhat stable at 4GHz. I guess I will enjoy it while it lasts...

    
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4.2GHz with ambient being 0C outside. It was so awesome I jizzed.
 
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Hehe, nice. I should take advantage of the cold weather and overclock my *upcoming* C3 Callisto! It should start to snow soon seeing as it is december and its already snowed twice.
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4.2GHz with ambient being 0C outside. It was so awesome I jizzed.
I haven't tested for stability yet, but...

http://valid.canardpc.com/show_oc.php?id=1552664

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Ok. Lets all of us travel to the nole or south pole for the winter with your PC to OC them.
Good jod on the oc.
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Hehe, nice. I should take advantage of the cold weather and overclock my *upcoming* C3 Callisto! It should start to snow soon seeing as it is december and its already snowed twice.
Hey, as long as you have the cooling, you should be good to go!
    
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I'm only 300MHz behind you. I'll catch up soon.
    
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I'd watch running 4.2Ghz with a 125W processor overclocked on that board, it still only has a 4+1 power phase; you may see instability with the mosfets.
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Both my gtx470's were at 38c full load two nights ago it was awesome.
    
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