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Well I got tired last night so I backed my overclock down to 2.97 ghz, turned on both primes and went to bed. Got up this morning and still priming with no errors for about 10 hours! I think the vcore is too high and doesn't need to be at 1.44, I'm gonna play with this today since I'm off work today! Yep get the day off to overclock, can't beat that. Needless to say I'm extremely happy with this stepping and my overclock so far.
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post #32 of 51
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Well I got tired last night so I backed my overclock down to 2.97 ghz, turned on both primes and went to bed. Got up this morning and still priming with no errors for about 10 hours! I think the vcore is too high and doesn't need to be at 1.44, I'm gonna play with this today since I'm off work today! Yep get the day off to overclock, can't beat that. Needless to say I'm extremely happy with this stepping and my overclock so far.

Thats a great overclock, that vcore shouldn't be a problem as long as your load temps stay below 55c.
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did you have to fiddle with Chipset voltage? Or anything besides RAM and CPU stuff to get there? I cannot get mine past 2.7 and I wonder if it is my mobo not allowing me to adjust certain voltages, or if it just as high as it goes.
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did you have to fiddle with Chipset voltage? Or anything besides RAM and CPU stuff to get there? I cannot get mine past 2.7 and I wonder if it is my mobo not allowing me to adjust certain voltages, or if it just as high as it goes.
i think that mobo does ok since you can adjust atleast the chipset and ram voltages, i had my 4200 on a dfi and it wouldnt go past 2.6 or so but i didnt get to spend much time with it and i think it was a low watt one if i remember right

i think hes just got a good stepping and chip

way to go lonnie thats damne good
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did you have to fiddle with Chipset voltage? Or anything besides RAM and CPU stuff to get there? I cannot get mine past 2.7 and I wonder if it is my mobo not allowing me to adjust certain voltages, or if it just as high as it goes.
Ya my LDT voltage is 1.4, chipset is at 1.7, memory at 3.1 and ofcourse 1.44 vcore. I actually got a new stable oc on this voltage. 271x11.

Thanks guys for all the interest. I have to say this has been the easiest overclocking chip I have ever overclocked. lol. Just got this one from newegg. LCB9E is a good stepping. With more vcore I'm betting on 3.1.....
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that is pretty darn aewsome, have you thought about getting a after market air cooler for it
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post #37 of 51
Yeah, great job. Might be getting a new mobo soon, if I can't flash this one to modded bios, which I cant seem to tget working. Just to see if I can get a higher clock on it, although I doubt I can.

and yes, I am highly jealous.
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I wonder what that would do with a bigtyphoon or an infinity...lapped...ohhh
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I definitly see a big typhoon in my future!
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What kind of ICs are on your ram? 3.1v!
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