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First time overclocking, I need help

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I'm trying to overclock @ 4.0GHz. I am at 200x20 and DRAM timings of 8-8-8-24 @ 1600MHz.
CPU Vcore: 1.35
CPU VTT: 1.225
CPU PLL: 1.800
Ran Prime95 and Worker #1 failed : FATAL ERROR: Rounding was 0.5, expected less than 0.4. Any help please?

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Here is a nice guide that I used and it worked great!...http://www.techreaction.net/2010/09/...ide-lynnfield/
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You can start by loosening the timing on your ram, once you get your system stable you can start to tighten the timings up again. I think for that processor max recommended temps are set around the mid 70's, so you can increase voltage a little bit as long as you stay within those parameters and go from there.

You can also check out:

http://www.clunk.org.uk/forums/revie...ng-review.html

He got the same chip set with setups from 3.8-4.3ghz, you can use his BIOS as a template that will hopefully get you where you want to be!
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