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khalam.. help a fellow teamate out

i only get a few seconds difference sp32m vs regular win7 install and my stripped xp install

vs

non stripped win7

Edited by badatgames18 - 10/14/11 at 7:19pm
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1.85v bro, that 2003 is the best os ive ever used, its the os a lot of the guys from pure use ill try that Tras in a sec
mmmh never tried server OS before... Thanks for letting me know... yeah cool let us know how you get on.



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khalam.. help a fellow teamate out
Ouch, bad how many services are runnign in the background of the xp one??

I actually go it down to around 5 or 6 process only (something liek that) and got a pretty good run on my 1m super pi. Unfortuantly I have the screenshos of the services window on another HDD and can't get to it right now. Go through the processes running and stop as many as you can without hindering the OS and that should knock of a some seconds.
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mmmh never tried server OS before... Thanks for letting me know... yeah cool let us know how you get on.





Ouch, bad how many services are runnign in the background of the xp one??

I actually go it down to around 5 or 6 process only and got a pretty good run on my 1m super pi. Unfortuantly I have the screenshots of the services on aanother HDD and can't get to it right now. Go through the processes running and stop as many as you can without hindering the OS.
i have it completely stripped.. i am using only 29mb of ram on startup.. no services i don't think.. i'll check later...

only good thing is i can boot with lower vcore now vs win7
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here are all my subtimings btw.. comparing with auto.. i gained around 3 seconds extra.. (don't mind 72 trc.. keep that @ 78, or sp32m won't be as good.. i have no idea why.. sticks like 78 trc for a good score in my experience)Attachment 233867
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how do you do your wazza badatgames18? pm me all that you do before running 32m and what os tweaks do you have enabled. Just tried tras but no luck (Badat managed to get 6-9-6 on the same ram and same mb without a problem but still 2282mhz is sweet for me although ill be getting my rampage in the upcoming week so we will see how do they oc on 1366 did I mention im after getting those 8-8-8-24 1t 2133mhz 1.65 T1s from Kingston it looks like they hate sandy thou so ill hold on with voicing my opinions untill i get my 980x up and running
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how do you do your wazza badatgames18? pm me all that you do before running 32m and what os tweaks do you have enabled. Just tried tras but no luck (Badat managed to get 6-9-6 on the same ram and same mb without a problem but still 2282mhz is sweet for me although ill be getting my rampage in the upcoming week so we will see how do they oc on 1366 did I mention im after getting those 8-8-8-24 1t 2133mhz 1.65 T1s from Kingston it looks like they hate sandy thou so ill hold on with voicing my opinions untill i get my 980x up and running
did you try changing the sub ram voltages?
raja@asus was able to get his hypers stable by using .495 v on both channels... however i was only able to get it to work with one of my kits, i have six hyper kits.
Attachment 234109
and i couldn't get it stable with high cpu clock either
only at very low cpu frequency.. raja also said to play with blck skew when cpu frequency is high..

all in all hypers are just a big headache.. if you can get them to work they are amazing but if not, just a big blow to your wallet and a migraine
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What is the best 2x4GB 1600MHz kit available now that is for all benching?
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What is the best 2x4GB 1600MHz kit available now that is for all benching?
generally speaking 4gb density modules aren't the best choice for benching since they can't hold tight timings like 2 or 1gb density.

since you are further restricting the parameters to only 1600mhz rated 2x4gb kits.. i think this is the best out right now

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231431

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generally speaking 4gb density modules aren't the best choice for benching since they can't hold tight timings like 2 or 1gb density.

since you are further restricting the parameters to only 1600mhz rated 2x4gb kits.. i think this is the best out right now

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231431

cheers
Well, you could give me any suggestions. Sorry for the restriction I've posted.

Anyway, what I'm looking at is a 2x4GB kit that can be overclocked to the fullest. As said in the OP, pre-overclocked kits aren't recommended, right?

What is better anyway, 2x4GB or 4x2GB? Having 2 sticks will impose less stress on the IMC, but does that really affect the overall overclocking capability of the CPU and the stability of the system?

Would it be better to just buy another 2x2GB of the same kit I have as an expansion to 8GB?

I would really like to shed a light upon this.
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Well, you could give me any suggestions. Sorry for the restriction I've posted.

Anyway, what I'm looking at is a 2x4GB kit that can be overclocked to the fullest. As said in the OP, pre-overclocked kits aren't recommended, right?

What is better anyway, 2x4GB or 4x2GB? Having 2 sticks will impose less stress on the IMC, but does that really affect the overall overclocking capability of the CPU and the stability of the system?

Would it be better to just buy another 2x2GB of the same kit I have as an expansion to 8GB?

I would really like to shed a light upon this.
if you are looking for price to performance ratio, yes.. as munaim said 'preoverclocked' kits are alot more expensive then some kits which should have the same IC (integrated circuit.. will determine end behavior of module)

so you can buy a kit that costs 1/3 as much but may overclock the same.. i put that in bold since it's not guaranteed. Note that there is a reason why the ic is being used in a 1600mhz kit and not a 2000mhz 'pre overclocked' kit.

I slightly digress.. to answer your question, 2 modules will be slightly less work for your imc vs 4, but for the average consumer you won't ever run your cpu high enough to have any problems with that.. (it's only when you try to push your chip to mhz wall you notice difference between 2 or 4 modules)

worst thing that will happen is that you will have to increase vccio/qpi/vtt what ever it's called on your board (the imc voltage)

You are fine either way.. i would do what ever is cost effective for your situation. if you do buy another 2x2gb kit.. you might have to do some tweaking to clock higher on ram. This case is the only case where i found 2 modules are better than 4. 2 modules can clock higher in frequency than 4 most of the time if command rate is set to 1... if 2 then it shouldn't be a problem.. 4x2gb will get better timings vs 2x4gb also.

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