Q6600

Hi, First time poster long time reader.

I just completed my first overclock and I am running my Q6600 at 3.2Ghz. Wile running prime95 my Temp averages 65C and the hottest I have seen it go to is 70C is this too hot? Should I back off the OC a bit? I ran the voltages on Auto and it's set to 1.368V

I am running 4 sticks 4G DDR2 800 RAM
EVGA 780i Motherboard and a Q6600 at 3.2GHz

Thanks for any help.
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  1. No, its fine. You must be on stock setup of air cooling. so its fine.
  2. I am using the V1 Thermaltake, maybe it just sucks. I am only 55C when I am playing FPS games and multitasking though. Everything appears to be fine cept when I run prime95 temp wise.
    Thank you :D


    heat sink / fan I'm using.
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835106102&cm_re=V1-_-35-106-102-_-Product
  3. Thats great. not everything exert as much pressure as prime95 does. its made to test at most extreme settings. 55 is pretty fine, and your V1 doesn't suck.
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