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If you're not happy with your clock then keep going until you get to a speed your happy with, then thoroughly stress test it. That's how I've always done it, just push a quick burn of p95 or IBT then push it some more until I'm where I want to be!
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Originally Posted by jprovido View Post
maybe our board doesn't OC that good? i hope not. im gonna give this a shot with the LLC and leave my cpu PLL at 1.355v
I think it clocks OK, I just have never wanted to go past 1.25 on the vcore. I don't have stability at 4.0 GHz at 1.25 vcore. However, pretty soon, I'm probably going to bump up to 4.0 GHz at 1.30 vcore and see what happens. That will also get my RAM closer to 1600 speeds: 191x21=4.01 GHz and RAM speed of 1528. By the way, I'm glad to see that LLC 2 helped you out. When I mess with my overclock sometime today, I'll post all my settings for you.
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