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Mine doesn't even do 3.8Ghz at 1.44v.
Fail overclock Z, get too it!
post #12 of 15
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Mine doesn't even do 3.8Ghz at 1.44v.
What's your CPUNB V? your thread is still tl;dr
post #13 of 15
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1.55V is massive V for 4.0
Hell yea, it's a bad, bad CPU so I had to grill it a bit . It's at 1.49V@3.8 now (it does a bit over 4@1.49 in Win but isn't stable folding under Linux), still high but temps are in check and I'm not that worried for the life of the chip.

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The 1090T will do 4 on ~1.44 [depending on the chip], plus it has the Black Edition benefit of multiplier OC'ing
BE sure has advantages compared to non-BE, especially with bad motherboards. In my previous board this CPU couldn't manage more than 3.7 (~263MHz HT) in long term folding stability in Ubuntu with >1.5V. And now there isn't much more money for a 1090 than a 1055 (at least here) so it's a safer/more boring choice.
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post #14 of 15
I wouldn't bother getting anything but a hex to be honest - the PPD/W just isn't worth it until you get to either hex or Sandy Bridge and start getting the big bonuses. For a GPU folding rig I'd just get an Athlon II X2 to feed the GPUs and not bother with SMP at all.
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I wouldn't bother getting anything but a hex to be honest - the PPD/W just isn't worth it until you get to either hex or Sandy Bridge and start getting the big bonuses. For a GPU folding rig I'd just get an Athlon II X2 to feed the GPUs and not bother with SMP at all.
^I agree with this
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