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Old 04-24-12, 06:26 PM   #22
Ghosthunter
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Default Re: Ivy Bridge Reviews

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Originally Posted by sillyeagle View Post
I wonder how HT affects IB temps? My 920 drops like 10-15C when I disable HT, if I recall correctly.
That makes sense from what I understand HT makes the cpu work a lot harder according to research I have done which in turn raises temps more.

One reason I am not going with any i7 chip, for gaming HT makes no difference so figured I rather it be cooler and why spend the extra money.
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