Originally Posted by mudd
make sure you're not confusing vcore and chipset voltage. 1.7v on your processor will fry it w/ air
and you have a DFI. it can handle 1.7v
and make sure that your HT setting is down to 2.5x. some here will say that the opty can run 1000 MHz stable, but to be on the safe side just lower it a bit. i guarantee it'll make you more stable at 3 GHz
lol, I understand. I'm not going above 1.55 vcore, as I stated in my first thread. My chipset doesen't go in .5 increments, so it'll have to be 1.7.
I thought I read somewhere that 2.5 HT is not as stable as keeping it at a rounded number, like 2 or 3x. But I'll give it a try nonetheless.