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The Average 3700+ on Stock cooling?

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Ok so, if i pair my 3700+ that im getting with this DFI board i heard they go in hand. But i dont know if i can afford aftermarket cooling right away, so my question is how far can the average 3700+ OC get on stock cooling? Im trying to atleast reach 2.6 on my OC and will be happy with that until i get better cooling.
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They should do at least 2.6 with stock volts

My opty does 2.9 on stock so I don't see why a good 3700+ stepping can't almost do the same
    
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Ive noticed that the decent 3700's do about 26-2.7 stock everything. And typically hit 2.9ish with a little more voltage and upgraded air cooling.
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Yum i have that mobo. Its brill.

Make sure you have a good PSU. 480w 24pin narrative recommended,
http://www.dfi-street.com/forum/show...ecommended+psu
I can link this right?

They also like good non generic crap ram. They like G.Skill, OCZ etc.

Heres a pic for you of all the possible cpu volt combos:
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REP+ guys, thanks alot

EDIT: whats that table doing there, lol i dont get it
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