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Mr Dead

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#1
Ok ive just unlocked my XP2100 and set the multiplier to 11 and fsb to 166 to get 1826 mgz. My idle temps are now 50C and under 100% load for several hours of video encoding I hit around 58C. Are these temps acceptable or is time to upgrade that cooler (possibley to water cooling)?
 

Cosmin

Graphic Designer
#2
These temperatures are pretty much over limit for your processor . You haven't specified the type of cooler that u're currently using .. there are some factors that the temperature depends ..
 

Hipster Doofus

Good grief Charlie Brown
#3
From what I have seen those temperatures are pretty well within the tolerance level. Maybe the idling is a bit high but nothing to worry about. My p4 idles at around 40c & under full load get to about 51c.
 
#5
Well, my XP 1900

ran at about 70c for three months, untill I got a volcano 9, now runs at 32c idle, 38c load.

So, don't worry.
 

Sazar

F@H - Is it in you?
Staff member
Political User
#6
athlon xp processors ... tbred and palomino are DESIGNED to work @ upto 90 degrees C...

in light of which you are doing fine...
 
#7
Originally posted by Mr Dead
Ok ive just unlocked my XP2100 and set the multiplier to 11 and fsb to 166 to get 1826 mgz....
Is that one of the T-bred Athlons or the Palomino core? If it the Palomino core, that's cool, cause I was wondering how stable they would be at the 166 clock.
 
M

Mr Dead

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#8
Its the palamino core and so far its running stable. Just ordered the following water cooling system -

1x Danger Den Maze3 Lucite Top 1/2 inch Fittings & Mounting Kit
1x Danger Den Z Chipset Lucite Top 1/2 inch Fittings & Mounting Kit
1x Black Ice Extreme Radiator1x 120mm YS-Tec Fan
1x Eheim 1250 Water Pump
1x Danger Den Reservoir
2m Clear 1/2 inch Hose
4x Nylon Hose Clamps
1x Water Wetter

+ ive ordered a nice new aluminium case. when all this is up and running and I crank those volts up I should get up some serious speed!! (HOPEFULLY!!!)
 

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