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I need some help overclocking my 8350,
i've done a little fiddling but i cannot get anything really over 4.5 i'm a bit of a noob on my gigabyte mobo i cannot corelate any
voltages from other peoples rigs to mine, because gigabyte names them strangely.

You can see my rig for specs.

Any help would be appreciated.
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what is your memory at?
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1600mhz, 10-10-10-27, 1.505v
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You need to tell me what your current voltages are, or even take pictures of the bios with your phone or something. ill try to help you but you gotta help me help you first!
 
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Originally Posted by Rangerjr1 View Post

You need to tell me what your current voltages are, or even take pictures of the bios with your phone or something. ill try to help you but you gotta help me help you first!

I've reset everything to stock settings, i could not get anything stable. Someone just told me that my board doesn't
have LLC (gigabyte 990fxa-ud5 rev 1.0)

So at this point in time all my voltages and settings are stock.
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What was your settings when you were 4.5? Did you have all the power settings disabled? The more info you can tell us the more we can help. I dont have any experiance with the GB boards since I run ASUS but you should be able to get past 4.5 without any problems. 4.7 4.8 is pretty common.
 
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Originally Posted by The Storm View Post

What was your settings when you were 4.5? Did you have all the power settings disabled? The more info you can tell us the more we can help. I dont have any experiance with the GB boards since I run ASUS but you should be able to get past 4.5 without any problems. 4.7 4.8 is pretty common.

here are the settings: (will boot into windows but gets 2 cores get illegal sum outs immediately on prime95)



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Okay first of all CPUNB Voltage is WAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAY too high, put it down to close to stock (1.18 volts). And since your motherboard doesnt have LLC i imagine it drops by a bit. How much does the voltage drop?
Edited by Rangerjr1 - 3/5/13 at 11:18pm
 
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Originally Posted by Rangerjr1 View Post

Okay first of all CPUNB Voltage is WAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAY too high, put it down to close to stock (1.8 volts). And since your motherboard doesnt have LLC i imagine it drops by a bit. How much does the voltage drop?

are you talking about CPU PLL ? bios says stock is 2.5v

ill double check that....
Edited by noogai93 - 3/5/13 at 11:13pm
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