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Increasing CPU frequency without increasing voltage, temps?

Last response: in Overclocking
August 5, 2012 3:39:43 PM


I've been wondering if overclocking a CPU as much as possible while remaining stable at the stock voltage will increase the temperatures of the CPU. As far as I know the main reason for heat increase when overclocking is the increase of the CPU voltage.

Anyone know the answer?
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a b K Overclocking
August 5, 2012 8:57:10 PM

yes the temps will increase....just because you dont raise the voltage doesnt mean the temps dont increase...but increasing the voltage will have a greater affect on temps then just a mhz increase