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Old 09-11-2010, 03:21 PM
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Originally Posted by Cpt.America View Post
This is a must see. Granted its from the P4/P3 days, but its still great to watch!!! Pay close attention to the temps reached on the AMDs.


Uh, first, what real-world excuse is there to take off your heatsink?

Second, that was socket 462! Been dead for years now.

New CPU's have O/L & O/T protection.

Also, doesn't help when you smear thermal paste all over the chip, that stuff is conductive.

*edit* Just realised that that is Tom's Hardware, they are hardly subjective!
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