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Dropped in the new cooler, temperatures lowered considerably.
I managed to run the 2.4 ghz over clock with 1.33 V on the vcore, but have been unable to increase the FSB past 300 even with using lower dividers to underclock the memory and increasing the vcore up 2-3 increments.

My question is: how can i get mine to run at the 2.8 ghz+ that everyone seems to do?

UPDATE: Increased FSB voltage and vcore voltage up and was able to boot windows running 320x8 = 2.56 ghz. Runs up to 67 C with new cooler while stress testing with Orthos.
Edited by OCScrub - 5/16/11 at 10:01pm
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Mine here is at 3.2 Ghz (fsb:400 * 8) Vcore @ 1.4v (bios) Memory 1:1 ,

Max Temp 55-56C (after 6hrs prime95) idle temp is around 40-42C.

67C is still to high (whats the air flow of your case like?) any front fans?
How organised are your cables in your case? nothing blocking airflow? Fan Seated properly?

Notes of my board @ 3.44 Ghz:

Temperatures:
Motherboard 28 °C (82 °F)
CPU 38 °C (100 °F) [52c under-load] Tc
CPU #1 / Core #1 41 °C (106 °F) [60c under-load] Tj
CPU #1 / Core #2 39 °C (102 °F) [60c under-load] Tj

Voltage Values:
CPU Core 1.440 V (set to 1.517v in bios)


Edited by aramil - 5/25/11 at 1:49pm
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There isn't a lot of cables in the way. 120 mm fan in front (intake), 120 mm fan in back (exhaust), and a 120 mm +80 mm fan on the side. I got a Cool Master Hyper N-520 fan with 2-120 mm fans push-pull setup for the CPU cooler, which runs in-line with the airflow inside the case.
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lol i run stock fan xD i can overclock 3.2ghz+ but i dont like upping my vcore
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Dropped in the new cooler, temperatures lowered considerably.
I managed to run the 2.4 ghz over clock with 1.33 V on the vcore, but have been unable to increase the FSB past 300 even with using lower dividers to underclock the memory and increasing the vcore up 2-3 increments.

My question is: how can i get mine to run at the 2.8 ghz+ that everyone seems to do?

UPDATE: Increased FSB voltage and vcore voltage up and was able to boot windows running 320x8 = 2.56 ghz. Runs up to 67 C with new cooler while stress testing with Orthos.
1.33v is way too much for just 2.4Ghz. You should be able to do 2.4Ghz at like 1.16v. Higher voltage equals higher temps.

You should also drop your memory down to the 667 option if you haven't done so already. Raising the FSB will also raise the memory speed.
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