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A Dramatic Demonstration Of The Necessity Of Heatsinks


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#1 Andrew

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Posted 14 June 2006 - 12:09 AM

http://www.planetboredom.net/video.php?id=1016
This is pretty cool..er, I mean hot.

Removing the heatsink while playing a graphics-intensive game (looks like Quake III)

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Posted 14 June 2006 - 12:09 PM

Must be nice to have the money to just trash mobo's and processors.

Looks like AMD doesn't like heat. :thumbsup:
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Posted 14 June 2006 - 11:53 PM

Must be nice to have the money to just trash mobo's and processors.


I had that exact thought :thumbsup:

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Posted 18 June 2006 - 03:58 AM

That vid has been around for a long time. It is one of my favorites. i just wonder why AMD does not build there CPUs to shut off like Intel does. Over 600 degrees, you could broil a steak on that thing.
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Posted 18 June 2006 - 02:53 PM

That vid has been around for a long time. It is one of my favorites. i just wonder why AMD does not build there CPUs to shut off like Intel does. Over 600 degrees, you could broil a steak on that thing.

They do now. :thumbsup:
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Posted 18 June 2006 - 03:01 PM

Aww and I just bought some steaks! :thumbsup:

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Posted 18 June 2006 - 07:07 PM

Aww and I just bought some steaks! :thumbsup:

And I just bought some eggs.

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Posted 24 June 2006 - 05:49 PM

I wonder what would happen to a dual core CPU?




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