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I just came upon this.

I think we just did.
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I think we just did.

All of us?
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I believe Sin recommended everyone wait for Ivy Bridge back when we were hyping the hell out of Bulldozer for the big fail boat.. biggrin.gif
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post #145 of 184
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Originally Posted by _GTech View Post

I believe Sin recommended everyone wait for Ivy Bridge back when we were hyping the hell out of Bulldozer for the big fail boat.. biggrin.gif

Man you lot gotta let that go. Everyone gets it, BD is bad. It's like saying the lost ending sucked, or the economy is unstable. We, all, know, please stop beating a dead horse. biggrin.gifthumb.gif

Anyways, this is still ridiculous smile.gif
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Man you lot gotta let that go. Everyone gets it, BD is bad. It's like saying the lost ending sucked, or the economy is unstable. We, all, know, please stop beating a dead horse. biggrin.gifthumb.gif
Anyways, this is still ridiculous smile.gif

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I am much more interested on what is achievable on high end air/water. Nice for you guys into this stuff though. If I can't run it 24/7 though it's just not important to me. Not sure why people don't understand that.
    
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I am much more interested on what is achievable on high end air/water. Nice for you guys into this stuff though. If I can't run it 24/7 though it's just not important to me. Not sure why people don't understand that.

...I mean no offense, I'm just making this statement as bluntly as I can as it's been said before.

This is all we have right now, also the news thread is for everyone, so I'm bettin others are interested smile.gif

Also, consider that you can compare and scale the results to the BD chips. Pretty sure 5ghz on air will be attainable.
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"a massive 7.06 GHz clock. By raising voltage to 1.889 Volts"

if its SB, it can eat up a L of LN2 in a second:D
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Oh wow, can't believe how many people here are complaining.
Once you understand processor design, pipelining, silicon limits, bus thresholds, skew times, etc then you will see why this is indeed impressive.
LN2 is important. Not just for benching records. Don't bash it if you don't understand. Just move along.

An impressive technical feat to be sure, especially considering a fully enabled chip and the cooling used, but still a purely academic one to most, and impressive doesn't always translate into useful or relevant.
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I am sorry but extreme OC matters much more than any other type of overclocking. It is the only type of OC that gets motherboard maker's attention, they don't hire the OCers who have the highest stable air/water OC, nor do they sponsor those does have the highest stable air/water OC. They also don't put in features for those who just water/air OC. Sure those switches for disabling PCi-E slots are great for watercoolers, but they are really designed for LN2 OCing, as it really is a PITA to short pins and remove already mounted GPUs. The OC-Key ASUs just brought out, subzero sense, OC Touch feature of gigabyte, POST code display(granted this does have other practical uses, but really more used by LN2), power/reset/clear CMOS, dual BIOSes, 8+ phase VRMs, and basically every other OC feature are there because of LN2 OCing. There is no reason to go above and beyond Intel spec when it comes to VRMs, but they do b/c of extreme OC. board makers think that by marketing their features to the extreme OCers they will get normal OCers to buy those products, and what do you know, they do.

Honestly, I'd call most of these features redundant, needless, or outright wasteful, with the exception of better VRMs, and even then, many boards go overboard in this regard.

It all comes down to why one OCs. I certainly see the extreme stuff as interesting, and understand how it influences new technologies and opens up new markets, but my reasons for OCing have always been more practical, and more value oriented. So, these sorts of experiments don't tell me much that I will be putting to use.
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1x Crucial BLT4G3D1608ET3LX0 @ 2000, 10-11-11-3... OCZ (Toshiba) Trion 150 120GB Hyundai Sapphire 120GB 3x Hitachi Deskstar 7k1000.C 1TB 
CoolingOSPowerCase
Noctua NH-D14 Windows 7 Pro x64 SP1 Antec TP-750 Fractal Design R5 
Audio
ASUS Xonar DS 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7-6800K @ 4.3/3.5GHz core/uncore, 1.36/1.2v ASRock X99 OC Formula (P3.10) GTX 780 (temporary) 4x4GiB Crucial DDR4-2400 @ 11-13-12-28-T2, 1.33v 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Intel 600p 256GB NVMe 2x HGST Travelstar 7k1000 1TB Corsair H55 (temporary) Windows Server 2016 Datacenter 
PowerCase
Seasonic SS-860XP2 Corsair Carbide Air 540 
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