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Safe to run Folding@Home at 62 C constantly?

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Last response: in Graphics Cards
January 19, 2014 10:00:19 AM

I recently replaced my old video card with a new GTX 660. I'm running Folding@Home on full power when I'm not playing games, which puts the CPU and GPU at 62 C (but no higher than that). Is it a bad idea to run the system at this temperature constantly? I've heard that you only need to worry if the temperature exceeds 80 C.

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a c 315 U Graphics card
January 19, 2014 10:05:48 AM

The temperature is perfectly safe, well below even moderately hot (75C) for a GPU.
You need have no worries.
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