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Barb, try running that stock clocks as a hex with the vcore at 1.16v or lower. mine did 1.16v and 1.14v as a quad. others have got theirs lower. i did this last winter, so it was quite cooler . . .



i had cool & quiet enabled.
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I manage to get mine at 1.17 on stock without CnQ in summer biggrin.gif
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op, do you mind locking your chip and see if that 100C temp reading is a fluke?
anyway, i just benched mine as a quad @ 4GHz with my gpu at stock (900/1250) using JC2 . . .

as you can see, as a quad, the chip does just fine. bf3 will be one of the few games that will require more cores.
now, if that 100C temp tapers down with the chip as a quad, then i would take it seriously.
and yes, i still play the game.

Just Cause 2 is great! run perfectly with any modern PC

Oke so i did what u sayed, i turned the cores off and but it back to stock settings.




It jumps Numbers often, it jumps from 71, to 100 then back to 71 the something like 107, then back at 71 or 62 etc etc rolleyes.gif


I read /google a lot that this auxtin temp is not working , or aux is something from my powersupply reading or something.

Anyways when i turn on my pc after being turned off all night i took this screenshot above.
So u stil think this tempurature is valid?
Edited by Barbecuesaus - 8/30/12 at 4:36am
     
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post #34 of 133
Barb, i think it is a fluke. but if i were you, i'll turn on the other cores only when needed and only stock clocks. no need to find out how far it will go coz all these zosmas pretty much behave the same way. given the proper components it will overclock quite nicely. stick to four and overclock it to 4.3 GHz and you're golden. i keep mine at 4GHz and only goes up to 36C during games. i had the 212 before and was able to handle 4GHz Hex and passed 12 hrs of prime but that was last winter.

like i mentioned, at stock lower the vcore to 1.14v for quad and 1.16v for hex. you can increase from there as you overclock. have fun!
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Can someone tell me why people still unlock these cores when they're usually unstable and not good for much, hence being disabled?
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rdr I'll trade you my chip for that 960 of yours..I'll even throw in a free rusted case biggrin.gif
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Can someone tell me why people still unlock these cores when they're usually unstable and not good for much, hence being disabled?

it is fun. makes my $100 purchase more worth it. got mine stable @ 4GHz Hex perfect for Adobe baby!

oh, i can set mine to 4.4GHz hex and use it all day long, although it gets too hot to prime.
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Can someone tell me why people still unlock these cores when they're usually unstable and not good for much, hence being disabled?

Cuzz eetttt issss fuunnnnnnnnnnnnnnn yessir.gif

Extra cores are always a bonus and for the ones who get em' stable, its party time drunken.gif
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Can someone tell me why people still unlock these cores when they're usually unstable and not good for much, hence being disabled?

Derp! Mine is perfectly stable..and has more throughput than your Lynnfield tongue.gif
Care to put it to an IBT test? devil.gif
Go ahead and use your max overclock..and I'll beat da GFLOPS by 20% or better wink.gif
o wait..you better not oc on that board..it might blow up
Edited by Schmuckley - 8/30/12 at 5:14am
 
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I would like to fully use all six cores , sinds im a battlefield fan rolleyes.gif i wanna play BF3 tongue.gif and games like gta IV, Modding ftw!!

If i can get it as a six core overclocked id be even happier tongue.gif but i need the help of you guys. biggrin.gif


Im gonna try lowering the voltage il put it back as a x6 and lower the voltage, then i wil repost with a screenshot.
Can you guys confirm that the bios CPU temp reading is valid? sinds all other sofware show no core temp, only socket temp??
     
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