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"If" I do go 5 ghz, would I see any difference in PPD over 4.5 ghz? Guess that would be my other consideration since I'm ready to start folding
    
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Originally Posted by MikePL;14580448 
For me anything over 4.5 is overkill. But since I am a computer freak I would go for it.

TRI SLI 590??? rolleyes.gif


OP, 5ghz+ mostly bragging rights and if you can with a decent amount of votlage and good temps, then why not?? tongue.gif

I not only use my rig for gaming, but light video/audio converting and some music editing here and there and the speed certainly helps.
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not worth it on single 580...
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Originally Posted by munaim1;14580589 
TRI SLI 590??? rolleyes.gif


Fake.
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Originally Posted by MikePL;14580448 
For me anything over 4.5 is overkill. But since I am a computer freak I would go for it.

Why are you using that monster of a machine on a single monitor? tongue.gif
    
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Originally Posted by MikePL;14580448 
For me anything over 4.5 is overkill. But since I am a computer freak I would go for it.

4.5 is overkill says the man with a 990x and tri sli 580s biggrin.gif

EDIT: Wait a second I'm sorry but that says 590. not possible.
     
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Overkill does not compute witn overclock.net biggrin.gif

Go 5.4 ghz!
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You know what I bet his sig rig is all BS. I wanna see some screenies!
     
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It wasnt to me, I benchmark at 4.8 and 24/7 at 4.6. Would rather keeps the voltage down, heat has been a non-issue under water.
    
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Originally Posted by bigkahuna360;14580647 
4.5 is overkill says the man with a 990x and tri sli 580s biggrin.gif

EDIT: Wait a second I'm sorry but that says 590. not possible.

It is possible, Linux.
    
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