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i used to run my x6 at the specs below and im not on it as much anymore and im deciding to conserve the overclock a bit. So i backed it down to 1.312 (original Windows VID) from a staggering 1.52v (windows cpuz, (1.5 bios)) and decided to see what oc i could get.

just from 10 min prime runs to see if i would get insta crashes i got

Vcore 1.312 (Stock VID)
CPU: 3625 mhz
NB: 3000 mhz
HT: 2000 mhz
FSB: 250
Multi: 14.5
Ram 1666 mhz 8-9-8-22 (usually runs at 1546 7-8-7-20)

http://valid.canardpc.com/show_oc.php?id=1806169

is this an ok oc? i just want to step down the power consumption/heat and also want to know if this is a good oc for stock volts.



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Edited by ikem - 5/6/11 at 10:28pm
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Not bad,

you've got a good cooler so you shouldn't be afraid to push more vcore through that thing.

You could probably get 4 ghz with around 1.42v and still maintain decent temps
Edited by Yumyums - 5/6/11 at 10:30pm
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3.6GHz at stock voltage, not to bad. Just to give you an idea, most can run 4.0GHz with 1.38 - 1.4v. I have mine running at 4222MHz with 1.486v Vcore.
 
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my mobo's vrm isnt the greatest and the older chipset is lacking for the x6, which are some things i took into consideration when trying to get 4.2.this chip goes like this

3.6ghz - 1.312v load
4.0ghz - 1.522v load

kinda bad scaling there... and i dont think there is much of a difference from 3.625 ghz and 4 ghz
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Ah I see. Still, what you've got there is more then enough to whatever you throw at it
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