Re: Does overclocking reduce the life of your CPU?
Never seen an overclocked CPU die. The only CPUs I've ever seen that failed were running at stock speeds and must have just been defective.
I'd say of all of the components out there, CPUs are the most reliable, long lasting and well tested for quality control. I wouldn't worry about ever losing one unless you plan on doing "extreme" overclocking that requires phase change cooling or voltage modding.
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