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I7 860 OC w/ Hyper threading ?

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October 4, 2012 1:20:46 PM

I currently have an i7 860 running (with Turbo Boost) at 3608 Mhz, so without Turbo Boost at 3444 Mhz. The temps are perfectly fine, but I am wondering if I can get higher clocks if hyper threading is disabled? Does hyper threading account for more heat?

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October 4, 2012 7:43:47 PM

hyper threaded chips usually have a higher TDP, and yes, you can usually get higher clocks without hyperthreading enabled
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