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Windows 7: Post Your Overclock!

27 Apr 2012   #1701
James7679

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Britton30 View Post
I think it's a fluke from CoreTemp, look at the CPU it has listed.
Yeah, that is weird. Gary, btw, 72 degrees is a little on the warm side for your OC. I'm at 4.5 with a 1.32volt and I dont get out of the 60's for a 24hr run of Prime95.


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27 Apr 2012   #1702
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by James7679 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Britton30 View Post
I think it's a fluke from CoreTemp, look at the CPU it has listed.
Yeah, that is weird. Gary, btw, 72 degrees is a little on the warm side for your OC. I'm at 4.5 with a 1.32volt and I dont get out of the 60's for a 24hr run of Prime95.
I think IBT wrings it out a lot harder and this is a temporary, smaller cooler. I run lower with Prime as well.
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27 Apr 2012   #1703
essenbe

Windows 10 Pro/ Windows 10 Pro Insider
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Britton30 View Post
So, what do you think about wattage? It passed the whole test. I got a temporary cooler, Hyper TX-3, and its doing better than Intel's, still runs hot though, better cooler on the way.
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The ridiculous reading lasted only a few seconds and went to normal, 55-65 range.
No wonder your temps are high.
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28 Apr 2012   #1704
James7679

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

So, I decided to run mine.
System Idle up-time; approximately 1 hour
Ambient Temp; approx 25.5 degrees Celsius




Gary, you are 100% correct. You taught me something today. I did not know that IBT ran the CPU hotter.
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28 Apr 2012   #1705
kellymac35

WINDOWS 7 Ultimate x64 Full
 
 

X58


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28 Apr 2012   #1706
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by James7679 View Post
So, I decided to run mine.
System Idle up-time; approximately 1 hour
Ambient Temp; approx 25.5 degrees Celsius

Gary, you are 100% correct. You taught me something today. I did not know that IBT ran the CPU hotter.
Steve showed me a coupla months ago. As there documentation says, It will bring any CPU to its knees. If you can pass IBT at least at standard you are likely stable. If you want to fry some burgers, try Maximum, I get up to 82 once.

Having said that, both tests are valid, they stress the CPU in different ways, Prime of course is doing equations. IBT does too but many more thousands per second, I think.

@Kellymac, good one there.
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28 Apr 2012   #1707
smarteyeball

 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by essenbe View Post
But, we build computers as our big boy toys. Pray tell me what good a toy is if you can't play with it.


If we just wanted a "PC" - then we would go out and buy a pre-built.

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by kellymac35 View Post
X58
Is that with HT on? Nice. Mine need 1.362 just for 4.0Ghz + HT
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28 Apr 2012   #1708
James7679

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

@ gary, that was on maximum.
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28 Apr 2012   #1709
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by James7679 View Post
@ gary, that was on maximum.
Ohhh, ya gotta read the darn thing.
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28 Apr 2012   #1710
tw33k

Windows 7 Ultimate (x64) SP1
 
 

Finally got to 4.8GHz. Not a bad result considering I'm on air...

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CPU-Z

Load temps increase ~10c from 4.5 to 4.8GHz so I've gone back to 4.5GHz for daily use


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