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post #31 of 4087
I just want to say thank you for all the tips!!!! I has given me the strength to loose my fear and graduate from the kiddie pool. I will be trying this on my Fx 8150, paired with the Sabertooth R1 with the latest Bios.
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So far I have played it with the preset options in my MB and tweaked.
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been running at 4.3 for about half an hour or so@ 1.331250v but it's starting to get kinda toasty, 53*c was about all I felt like watching in prime95. I suppose i'll sit at 4.3 for a day or so and see how it does.
     
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post #34 of 4087
do you think turning CPU Power Phase Control down to standard would help get temps back in line?
     
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post #35 of 4087
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Originally Posted by BillyBonz View Post

I just want to say thank you for all the tips!!!! I has given me the strength to loose my fear and graduate from the kiddie pool. I will be trying this on my Fx 8150, paired with the Sabertooth R1 with the latest Bios.

Very welcome. They're a lot of fun to overclock, so it would be a shame to not push it. biggrin.gif
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been running at 4.3 for about half an hour or so@ 1.331250v but it's starting to get kinda toasty, 53*c was about all I felt like watching in prime95. I suppose i'll sit at 4.3 for a day or so and see how it does.

53C is not that warm, especially on Prime95. Unless you run programs that will fully stress all the cores (Folding@Home etc) you will never see those temps in daily use.

The max Core temp is 62 Celsius, and 70 Celsius for Socket.

If you are able to increase the frequency more without an increase in voltage, you will see minimal temperature increases. I'd say you have a lot of headroom left for overclocking.
Edited by ComputerRestore - 1/26/13 at 8:30am
post #36 of 4087
Forgot to post. But I used this guide for helping me OC my chip. I needed the help because it was so different from Intel Ivy bridge (boring). Great guide. Helped me thumb.gif
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I don't have any of these CPUs but great guide!thumb.gif
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So Crosshair V Formula can hit FSB 300Mhz biggrin.gif
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post #39 of 4087
This was exactly what I was looking for - a guide to OC with the ASUS motherboard I have with my FX-8320.

Thanks man! thumb.gif
    
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I'm sorry for this double post, but this thread needs a damn bump because it's so helpful! I don't want it to be gone - and I'm sure there are others looking for this type of guide.

Anyway, I've gotten my FX-8320 OC'ed to 4.3Ghz and that's my limit, because if I try to go to 4.5Ghz, my temps get too hot (exactly to the max temps) due to me having to add more voltage. frown.gif But still! 4.3Ghz is an achievement to me thumb.gif
    
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