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Can you permanently damage hardware with overclocking?
Jan 17, 2010, 7:33 PM
I will attempt to seriously overclock my old Pentium 4. I have never tinkered with things like voltages before. Can I permanently damage my hardware by doing this? Are the risks high?
Jan 18, 2010
permanently damage hardware overclocking
Jan 17, 2010, 8:22 PM
yes you can fry your cpu.. Just don't go crazy.. And don't push hard if you are using your stock heatsink.
Jan 18, 2010, 11:37 AM
Old P4's are typically not real good overclockers. And they aren't like Intel's newer chips that will shut themselves down when they start getting hot.
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