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I pull 50 Gflops with my Q9400 @ 4.0 GHz. I don't think that a Q9400 is a slouch, just that you need a good motherboard to OC is well.
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Originally Posted by SyveRson View Post
I pull 50 Gflops with my Q9400 @ 4.0 GHz. I don't think that a Q9400 is a slouch, just that you need a good motherboard to OC is well.
ONLY 50 at 4.0ghz? I get 35-37 on my Quad at 3.1 :|
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Originally Posted by SyveRson View Post
I pull 50 Gflops with my Q9400 @ 4.0 GHz. I don't think that a Q9400 is a slouch, just that you need a good motherboard to OC is well.
yeah.. no core 2 quad is a slouch, but the actual real overclockers started when the q9550 was released. (meaning ones that could hit 4ghz with ease, and much farther)

@trojan92, you obviously dont know how exponetial gflop growth is. to get from 35gflops to 50gflops is a huge jump.
 
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Not to get to far off topic but the EP45-UD3P has already been mentioned,I ask. Why did it take so long for that EP45-UD3P priced at 100.00 to sell on the OCN marketplace? I have 4 of these boards, I did not buy them to make money but to sell to people at cost that want to get into overclocking. I paid right at 150.00 each for all of mine.Was this one situation just a fluke? OP do you want to buy one for your 9400?
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