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How many of you use 4ghz as your 24/7 OC?

Poll Results: Is 4ghz your 24/7 overclock?

 
  • 83% (179)
    Yes, I've gotten to 4ghz and it is my 24/7 overclock.
  • 16% (36)
    No, I've gotten to 4ghz but it is not my 24/7 overclock.
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post #1 of 92
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Personally it is my 24/7 OC. Probably killing my chip.
post #2 of 92
as long as your voltage isn't extreme and your cooling is adequate you shouldn't have any issues...
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post #3 of 92
It will only kill the chip if excess heat and voltage are a problem.
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post #4 of 92
4.7 is my daily OC.
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post #5 of 92
I'm sure a lot of people are. My friend had his dual core Pentium chip OC'd to 4.0 for a couple years 24/7 (on air at that) and even then he just upgraded his system, the chip never died. I think his factory speed was 2.6 or something so it was a decent OC. As long as you keep it cool then I don't think it will hurt the life of it too much, especially considering the reputation Intel has for build quality. I've been running my AMD at 4.0+ for months now without any problems. IMO I wouldn't be too concerned
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post #6 of 92
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1.30v is pretty high for a D0 chip.
Temps are acceptable but not great.
post #7 of 92
Sig clock is my 24/7 can't keep 4.0 24/7 stable =(
post #8 of 92
no.. I'm trying to go over 3.8 lol I'm starting to think it's my motherboard
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post #9 of 92
4.5 GHz 24/7 here
post #10 of 92
Nowhere near 4ghz, but i've ran 3.2 ghz @ 1.35 volts on my E6400 2.13ghz stock since I bought it in 2007, so 4 years with no problems
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