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i managed to get my unlocked quad to 2925MHz but to make it stable i need to add 1.520V is that safe for it? my temps are fine they never exceed 43C maxed. (infrared thermometer) is it safe for 24/7? i have CnQ on so idle its only 1.234V
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meh thats pushing it i guess as long as your not folding or anything on it you will be ok.... but i recomend you lower it a bit
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meh thats pushing it i guess as long as your not folding or anything on it you will be ok.... but i recomend you lower it a bit

should i just forget about overclock and stick to quad 2.6GHz at 1.242V?
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post #4 of 24
Perfectly fine.

keep temps under 60c and your set brother.
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yea if your using that much voltage to get that little gain... its deef not worth it lol
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yea if your using that much voltage to get that little gain... its deef not worth it lol

well left4dead i gained 45 FPS in a horde especially on death toll but still dips to 45FPS (probably my 8800) i do plan to buy a new CPU within the next month or 2 so will it be fine until then? or is it not worth it?
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post #7 of 24
it will be fine till then im jsut certin it will kill the cpu eventually.... as for the 8800 i think thats gonna hold you back XD
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Theres no way you only can get a 300mhz increase on that much vcore added. Somethings wrong with this picture.
    
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it will be fine till then im jsut certin it will kill the cpu eventually.... as for the 8800 i think thats gonna hold you back XD

are you sure? i seen people on here with 1.54V running happily
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post #10 of 24
You're perfectly safe cranking the voltage up to 1.55v. As said by AMD. I've really got to find that post that says it...
    
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