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When I OC to 4.0 Ghz I have to run 1.55v on vcore. If I run less than that my system will be unstable. Ideas?
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RAM Speed/Timings/voltage? NB Voltage? Temperatures at load?
    
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I personally wouldn't run 1.55Vcore but its not unheard of, unless your keeping your temps less than 55ish tbh. Have you increased your NB clocks to help stablize it?, ideally up the NB and the cpu/nb volts a tad, and lower then cpu vcore as much as you can?
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RAM Speed/Timings/voltage? NB Voltage? Temperatures at load?
My ram runs at 1296mhz (and I have a 1333mhz ram /4gb) FSB 243x16.5. CPU/NB auto in (currently running @ 2000mhz, and HT link) DRAM voltage at 1.50v (default because i'm running dram freq lower than default) timings set to default 9-9-9-24

load temp: CPU 62 and CPU core 52 degrees
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I am going to try upping my CPU/NB. But question, Should I have CCL to 0% or 100%?
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Well. I have no idea what CCL is but leave it at stock and raise th CPU-NB.
    
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Well. I have no idea what CCL is but leave it at stock and raise th CPU-NB.
CLL is Cpu load line calibration (misspelled ) what should I set my CPU/NB voltage at? Right now it is on 1.3v (is that too high or too low?)
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post #8 of 14
What is stock? Raise it one notch above stock, and lower your CPU vcore by 2 notches.
    
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post #9 of 14
You can use ~50% LLC and you will be able to lower your Vcore, as it will bump it under load, instead of drooping it, should help with temps as your probably over compensating with the vcore to make up for the load vdroop.
post #10 of 14
My athlon II 250@ 3.75ghz is running on 1.55 and when i had my phenom II * 965@ 4ghz it was on 1.55 as well and same load temp as yours, so np u are fine if u dont planning on using same cpu like 3 years from now.
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