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Old 01-18-11, 11:51 PM   #107
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Default Re: -= Official Intel P67 / Sandy Bridge / i3 2100 / i5 2500K / i7 2600K Review Threa

Originally Posted by slaWter View Post
Holy smokes that's a crazy high vcore for a 32nm part! Never even thought about going that high with the old 45nm CPUs At least not without sub-zero cooling.
I agree about the voltage. But that is what a lot are using over at Extreme Systems to get to 5Ghz. On air too. Some are using as much as 1.5 volts. Pretty insane really. It will be interesting to see if these chips start dying at those volts.
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