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Alright, so I think I found my sweet spot.

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So yeah. I think I've found my "OCing Sweet Spot" on the 2600k. You know the sweet spot...where it doesn't really make any tangible sense to go further.

I'm sitting at 4.5GHz at 1.35v. In order to get to 4.6, I have to go up to 1.4v. I don't see it as worth it, as I consider 4.5GHz a great OC as it is. I love that I'm barely breaking 60c on load after 22 hours of priming AND about 50 passes of intel burn test on maximum.

What do you all think? Decent, yes?

P.S. No genital jokes in relation to my sweet spot, please.
Edited by Paladin Goo - 6/5/11 at 2:16pm
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very nice
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Forgive me, I'm just overly proud of myself
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Heheh last line is funny...
I think you should be fine There's probably no game out there that you cannot max out. Especially with those Xfire 5870s.
But you have a maximus IV O_O drool
If you're happy, stay. You'll run less risks. Yet bear in mind the Maximus is ASUS's top of the line board

If I was you, I would stay and take the "money" (keep your current OC). Why go for a million and risk losing it all when you have 800,000$?
    
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Heheh last line is funny...
I think you should be fine There's probably no game out there that you cannot max out. Especially with those Xfire 5870s.
But you have a maximus IV O_O drool
If you're happy, stay. You'll run less risks. Yet bear in mind the Maximus is ASUS's top of the line board

If I was you, I would stay and take the "money" (keep your current OC). Why go for a million and risk losing it all when you have 800,000$?
Oh good sweet lord....a "Who wants to be a millionaire" reference....

Mind = blown.
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I think you are right about where most chips are. Mine will do 4.5 at 1.3v and 4.7 at 1.38-1.39. It makes more sense to run at 4.5, but I run it at 4.7 anyway.
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Oh good sweet lord....a "Who wants to be a millionaire" reference....

Mind = blown.
Heh.... But it's true
    
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