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Sgthop, 19c is well freaking cold I assume more will not have ambient temps like that.

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Lol
who_stress_their_system_for_straight_68hrs?
You are in the folding section.
We keep our PCs on 24/7 folding proteins for science...
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post #22 of 46
TBH 70C is too high for me. I realize that I have a 480 rad but that cannot be good long term for the CPU..
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post #23 of 46
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Originally Posted by LiLChris View Post
Sgthop, 19c is well freaking cold I assume more will not have ambient temps like that.



You are in the folding section.
We keep our PCs on 24/7 folding proteins for science...
My bad. I did the conversion in my head. 21c. ~68f.
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post #24 of 46
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Second, this is for folding. Folding goes until you tell it to stop. It's not a stress test.
F@H doubles as a stress tester. I've had 28 hours each on smallFFT, largeFFT and mixed (?) and have still had a BSOD in F@H.

But thats what I'm all about, total stability and loud fans
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post #25 of 46
My room is around 70F most of the time and I'm folding with a GTX570 and my CPU. Both are at 60C. I have never had an issue with my Mega and I recommend it!
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post #26 of 46
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F@H doubles as a stress tester. I've had 28 hours each on smallFFT, largeFFT and mixed (?) and have still had a BSOD in F@H.

But thats what I'm all about, total stability and loud fans
I know it does, but I prefer using actual stress testing programs to test it.

Also, blend, lol.
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post #27 of 46
68F is not that cold, its what my utility company rec to set the thermostat during the winter months

I just checked my i7 and saw it hit a new max temp today, but I still blame the 470/AXP cooking it. Right now its pretty cold where the computer is, maybe 65F tops.

 
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post #28 of 46
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Originally Posted by CarFreak302 View Post
My room is around 70F most of the time and I'm folding with a GTX570 and my CPU. Both are at 60C. I have never had an issue with my Mega and I recommend it!
The Megahalems is awesome, I have one too. However, it cannot be denied that the D14 and Silver Arrow are better performing.
    
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post #29 of 46
theonedub, nice temps but 3.5ghz
Overclock that more and get 4ghz since your temps are good right now.
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post #30 of 46
lilC- Might push the clocks a little in the future, but not right now. I like the low Vcore I am running, I think 4 would put me @ 1.2-1.3 which is not worth it to me at the moment.
 
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