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i am having the world's worst motherboard ever (a7da-s 3.0)
its a 790gx

i doesnt unlock my cores (i already used this as 4 cores with my old asus board)
and now im trying fsb overclocking of this little 2 cores with gskill 1600 mhz cl9 as cl6 800mhz ram
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well, based on your vcore, you are doing great. What's your temp when loaded? or better question is - is it stable?

where is the old motherboard? if you still have it, my advise would be to use it again. when the chip is unlocked, even with a lower overclock, it will be better than a dual core @ 4GHz.
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Seems like your doing it right if it's stable...

...is it stable?
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but there is a problem.
im using p07 bios, and it offers me to unlock core, i press f3, restarts and nothing happens...
and i tried other bioses, p03, p04..they are not even recognizing my cpu frown.gif


also i got one problem with rams.
it is only overclockable with 400mhz cl6, if i do 533 or 667 it boost voltage %10, and dont let me to up the fsb like 270- 275
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it's stable... g.gif
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