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If everyone starts Overclocking, then chips won't just have multipliers locked...

Intel will invent the Core 3 LOCK-JOO-OUT that can't be overclocked at all! Huzzah!
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We all had to start somewhere, such is where I am at now...

As for the psu comment? Why the hesitation? Too low, or too much? obviously you can never have too much... but...

~the noob~
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Originally Posted by Rip-Current View Post
We all had to start somewhere, such is where I am at now...

As for the psu comment? Why the hesitation? Too low, or too much? obviously you can never have too much... but...

~the noob~
Its cause its a 500 watt PSU, running a pretty high end system, usually any one thats gonna be writing a review or guide, is gonna be using the best of the best.
    
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We all had to start somewhere, such is where I am at now...

As for the psu comment? Why the hesitation? Too low, or too much? obviously you can never have too much... but...

~the noob~
Because it's a bad PSU. Topower is not a great compnay and when you are running so much on a low wattage only-decent PSU, you'll have problems. They pulled the noob mistake of skipping out on a good PSU.
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Because it's a bad PSU. Topower is not a great compnay and when you are running so much on a low wattage only-decent PSU, you'll have problems. They pulled the noob mistake of skipping out on a good PSU.

Yup that any not being able to mount a aftermarket HSF!
    
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Yup that any not being able to mount a aftermarket HSF!
That too Does the ninja need a backplate? Or do they just not know how to apply thermal grease? What noobs. *nerd-giggle*
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