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Old 05-25-2009, 12:04 AM   #20
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Default Re: Techie... Overclocking.

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Originally Posted by steelreserve View Post
It's a slippery slope, man. You're going to be on heroin by the end of the week.
I'm Prime95 testing a setting of 3.86 right now. Figured out my big problem, Hyperthreading was on. I shut that off and it has helped quite a bit. It seems you can't hyperthread past 165 MHz.

If this works, I am going to put the multiplyer back up to 21(from 19), I have also learned ( I think ) that this chip doesn't like even multipliers... don't know why but. . .

Moved it down from an even to an odd, and it is running Prime like a breeze right now... Warm, I am reading in the low-md 70's, but I probably have the cpu voltage cranked further than necessary.

Yeah, it is addicting. A tweak here, a push there....

Just like owning an old Mustang.
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