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    i7 920 C0/C1 overclock to hot at only 3.8Ghz, Advice please

    Hey all, While I have had a i7 920 for years now, I only started over clocking last week. I'm really enjoying the challenge, however I feel like I have gone as far as possible by reading guides and guess/checking. I need some help. I achieved a 3.6Ghz on stock cooling. I was having so much fun I...
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    Guide to fan noise and case thermodynamics

    This thread is (I hope) going to help clear up some misinformation and (also hopefully) give the community a little more knowledge of one of the most overlooked components in a computer case. A case fan is rapidly achieving the status of a “major component” when dealing with high-end...