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A little help with NB voltages.

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well guys...feeling like an mad doctor lately...so thinking bout testing the limits of NB on my mobos.....
1.Gigabyte G31M-ES2L

got everything else sorted out.........almost...
but am stuck with voltages......
so can anyone tell me how far can i push them? as far the voltages are concerned?
please help me guys......
TIA
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post #2 of 3
pretty much the limit is unknown, some people have killed boards at 1.3v and some have got them to 1.6v and had no issues. but ideally these are the "Safe" limits for a intel board and cpu chipset G31

CPU Vcore: 1.3750v
CPU VTT: 1.3750v
NBv: 1.35v (though on an intel board you really wouldnt need over 1.2v unless your really going all out)
DRAMv :2.000v
CPU PLL: 1.3000v

all other voltages leave stock, they dont really effect overclocking.

this is only what would be considered "safe" limits that anyone can use and have no issues with, not what your board and cpu can handle. also these voltages only apply if your temps are in safe zones too. if you run 1.375vcore and your cpu is idling at 80*C then your going to kill it, same goes for your mosfets, nb, and sb
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thanks....if its possible then i will be keeping an OC log here.....
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