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im sitting at 4.0 on 1.2v is it worth it?
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Why not
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Based on the one I have (4100) these do scale well vs voltage needed to get a good clock from them. Mine can top 4.8 using less than 1.40v's and runs cool at the same time.
Of course results from each example of these chips will vary meaning don't expect the same results from another 4100, it could be better or worse depending on the chip itself along with other factors such as the board and the exact overall settings used to get it there.
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wow i failed at my OP

does oc scale well with games?
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all bd scale well.
voltage will vary but you can almost count on a low stock vid chip requiring more voltage when oc'ed v/s a chip with higher stock vid.
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It scales..somewhat..tbh..I bet it chokes on heavier games..Aim for around 4.4-5 stable
Here's a thread: http://www.overclock.net/t/1214380/amd-fx-stable-voltages-frequencies-thread/0_20
If you can get more than 4.5-6 out of it..even better wink.gif
 
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It scales..somewhat..tbh..I bet it chokes on heavier games..Aim for around 4.4-5 stable
Here's a thread: http://www.overclock.net/t/1214380/amd-fx-stable-voltages-frequencies-thread/0_20
If you can get more than 4.5-6 out of it..even better wink.gif

is it worth it vs the power consumption?
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Being it's the 4100..absolutely!Clock the snot out of it biggrin.gif
Do your cpu/nb,too..alas..it may not go as high as deneb/thuban..
 
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Being it's the 4100..absolutely!Clock the snot out of it biggrin.gif
Do your cpu/nb,too..alas..it may not go as high as deneb/thuban..

when i change the nb to anything lower or higher then 2000 it does not post :[
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