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I'm still tweaking and tuning but this is what I have been running my system stable at fro a few days now. Just thought I'd show it off and give other FX55 owners soemthing to shoot for. Lots of people have been asking how high these go.
    
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i've been trying to get that oc for a while i can't push it over 243....
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you can't push the fsb over 243?
    
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yea... it's weird... i'll even push the Vcore up to 1.6range (like 1.64 ish)

[edit] i can push it up over that, but it won't be stable at all... like 3 seconds stable in SP2004
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have you tried the clock skew thing? there is an faq about it and it helped me go from 305 fsb to 330
    
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I'll try that out here when i get the chance... i'll tell you if it works out.

Any more luck pushing that FX?
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i've just been lowering my ram timings but i have 3GHz rock solid right now
    
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I don't even understand clock skew....like...I kinda know what it is...but how do you know what to set it at? lol. Mine has a bagilllion settings.
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post #9 of 12
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to be honest i just chose the first option for channel A and increased it and then ran 3dmark06 each time until i got the best cpu score. I did the same for B and then overclocked from there.
    
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post #10 of 12
overclock in bios. if you want to hit 3 ghz on air put your HTT at 300, use a 133 divider for your memory (keeps it at ddr400), vcore 1.55/1.6v (depends on how lucky you get), HT 3, and multi 10. if you have a good cooler you can keep it below 55c.
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