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Originally Posted by gonX
Before you start to whine about your overclocking with the FX-62, then it's caused by the 4 Gigs of RAM inserted.
This was a problem with S939 which I thought they solved with AM2, but apperantly not.
Also, for your next build, the 7900GTX is enough to tide you over to DX10, so stick to that or if you really need something else - get another one and run SLi with it.
And TT is not known for making good or stable PSUs either. The amps doesn't tell anything, your voltages should be accurate and not flucturating alot.

A last thing about overclocking your current FX-62 rig is that Fatal1ty mobo's aren't known for overclocking good, you only pay for his name!

agree on the fatality mobo, it kinda sux

what about the abit i want to buy? or should i stick with the classic asus?
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You should definely stick to Asus or Gigabyte. Abit is just BS at overclocking (Compared to such as DFI and Gigabyte), but they're decent to building stable systems.
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post #13 of 104
no abit has proven itself again and again to have reliable and good overclocking motherboards, there not the best because there not the most expensive
    
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Originally Posted by Hilfiger
yes i gona sell my fx62, i can get good money for it on ebay..will buy now at 400£ very fast for sure


yes the collor..thats why i want to change, problem is that recording in games (fraps) gives a less nicer picture quality than an ati

as far as performance on cards, is proven that if you remove the bottleneck on the cpu the ati will go past nvidia
http://www.driverheaven.net/reviews/X1950XTXreview/


as for cpu handle? it hangs now and then when running multiple tasks like ,i never had that problem on my old pentium.. and the memory compability is bad, am2 is notorius for it, and also i dislike useing low timeing , oposite to intel which likes bandwith
With an FX-62 yous hould use DDR2 800.
Do you bought those?
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lol cat fights

asus have alot of support from comunity

abit dosnt have any of that, and the updates are slow compared with asus..

so ups and downs on both sides

and asking because Abit AW9D MAX i975X Socket 775 and Asus P5W DH Deluxe i975X Socket 775 ; are at the same price.. one is brand new and suports crossfire..the other is older and is sli..

the asus crossfire costs a fortune lol
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With an FX-62 yous hould use DDR2 800.
Do you bought those?

4 gig of corsair 800 , cl5

the processor is fine, is just lame on video sides
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Originally Posted by Hilfiger
lol cat fights

asus have alot of support from comunity

abit dosnt have any of that, and the updates are slow compared with asus..

so ups and downs on both sides

and asking because Abit AW9D MAX i975X Socket 775 and Asus P5W DH Deluxe i975X Socket 775 ; are at the same price.. one is brand new and suports crossfire..the other is older and is sli..

the asus crossfire costs a fortune lol
Which one is SLI??? They're both 975X boards, and support Crossfire by default. They can also run SLI with modded drivers.
    
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Originally Posted by Chozart
Which one is SLI??? They're both 975X boards, and support Crossfire by default. They can also run SLI with modded drivers.

ehm ok, abit it says crossfire with sli support )

anyway .. everyone seems to like asus, prolly i should buy asus then
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Asus p5b with a asus gx2 incredible man and you wont regret it
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Yup. My votes goes for the Asus too, the extreme overclockers with their conroes on this forum has that one.
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