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post #11 of 13
My opteron is running @ 2.8 at 1.435 volts, which means there is still alot of headroom. The 4400 dont seem to clock as high, check out the page below.

http://www.overclock.net/amd-cpus/59...overclock.html

For the serious overclocker, i think the Opteron 165 is the way to go. But you need a board that can reach an extremely high FSB, 300+ to get the most out of it. If your board is just decent, stick with the 4400 because of the higher multiplier.
post #12 of 13
I'd bag an Opteron 165. however, I can't recommend it over the X2, because of the price. Get the X2. honestly, they're the same exact thing. Luck of the draw really...
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You guys kill me!!! Opteron has better tansisters, silicon wafer etc.

LMAO!
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