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Pushing my chip to the limit!!!

post #1 of 41
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I got the itch to OC today.

Rig:

Phenom II x4 820
Corsair 2x2GB 1333 CL9 1T
Asus 890 USB3/Pro

My settings before starting today were as follows;

3.5Ghz (14x250)
2.5Ghz NB
1333Mhz RAM

Vcore - 1.375
CPU/NB - 1.25
DRAM - 1.55 (Auto)

I wanted to push it to the limit today;

Test 1

3.57Ghz (14x255)
2.55Ghz NB
13??Mhz RAM

Vcore - 1.4
CPU/NB - 1.25
DRAM - 1.6 (Manual)
Max Temp - 54C
Passed P95 Blend 20min test


Test 2

3.64Ghz (14x260)
2.6 NB
1387Mhz RAM

Vcore - 1.4
CPU/NB - 1.275
RAM - 1.6
BSOD Code 124
Crashed right away P95 Blend


Test 3

Up Vcore - 1.4125
Crashed right away P95 Blend

Test 4

Up Vcore - 1.425
BSOD Code 124
Max Temp 55C
Crashed after 10min P95 Blend

Test 5

Up Vcore - 1.43125
Crashed after 10min P95

Test 6

Up Vcore - 1.4375
BSOD Code 124
Crash after ~10min P95

Test 7

Up Vcore - 1.45
Rounding error on core 4 ugh

Test 8

Up Vcore - 1.45625
Rounding error on core 2

Test 9

Can't take any more voltage due to heat.
3.612Ghz (14x258)
Vcore - 1.43125
Crashed after 1.5Hours in Prime95 Blend

Test Ten

Up Vcore - 1.434375
Up Cpu/NB - 1.3
Up RAM - 1.65

What do you guys think? Any suggestions on what I should do to max this thing?
Edited by noahhova - 1/8/12 at 4:20pm
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post #2 of 41
Downclock your ram one notch and put back to 1.4v should run stable
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Originally Posted by richie_2010 View Post

Downclock your ram one notch and put back to 1.4v should run stable

Do I want to lose that RAM speed though?
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post #4 of 41
It's cheap value ram so anything over your 1333 is a bonus. Or try Uppin ram voltage one notch.

If you take ram down one notch you may be able get CPU further overclocked
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Originally Posted by richie_2010 View Post

It's cheap value ram so anything over your 1333 is a bonus. Or try Uppin ram voltage one notch.
If you take ram down one notch you may be able get CPU further overclocked

The BSOD code is 124......Im reading that means Vcore? Am I wrong?
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post #6 of 41
No your right is test 6 still running?? If your wanting go any higher I still would lower your ram.
What CPU cooler you using
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No your right is test 6 still running?? If your wanting go any higher I still would lower your ram.
What CPU cooler you using

Its a HyperTX Push Pull

Test 6 just crashed, uping voltage again. Im up to 56C max temps getting close to the limit mad.gif
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post #8 of 41
with 2.6 nb freq. you may need more than 1.22 v's via cpu/nb, my p2 needed 1.32v's

EDIT: you don't need so much vcore. try 1.40 vcore, and 1.35 cpu/nb

another thing that will help is the cpu clock skew. channel A: delay 150ps. channel B: advance 300ps
Edited by Asustweaker - 1/8/12 at 10:35am
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post #9 of 41
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with 2.6 nb freq. you may need more than 1.22 v's via cpu/nb, my p2 needed 1.32v's

Its at 1.275v right now. If I crash again Ill try that.
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post #10 of 41
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Lastest test I got a rounding error on core 4 about 25 min into the test......
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