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1.5v air with a good cooler
1.6v liquid
1.^ phase/chiller
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Originally Posted by xd_1771 View Post
On a 790FX-GD70... absolutely no
The VRMs are known to fry after 1.5V
He's using it as a dual core. I'll bet it'll handle the load just fine.

If he was unlocked as a quad, I'd be agreeing with you though.
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I had mine at 1.6 trying to get to 4.7ghz temps were fine at that voltage, just it never worked, u can use it but for short periods of time but as 24/7 no especially with air cooling.
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