Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by Adrenalize, Apr 23, 2003.
Is around 50* celsius alright to run an amd thoroughbred core at?
the t'bred is designed to run @ upto 90c... hence yes... you are ok...
thanx i think i will turn up the heat a little more then
@ your own risk
but enjoy if that is something you do as a hobby...
its probably always best to get the CPU to run at as cool a temp as you possibly can... however, manufacturers put high thresholds of what temps their CPUs can handle just incase they cant be cooled sufficiently for whatever reason (air-con breaks in an office - everyones sweating like a pig (yes, I know pigs dont sweat, its a figure of speech ), and the computer temps shoot up.
If its never hot where the computer is (i.e. its in a cool part of the house where the sun rarely shines through the window, or there is good ventilation) then I spose people can push their temps up
I know when I was at my parents house, my room would get the sun shining on the window from around 10am til ~6pm during the summer... not nice tbh