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whats the quick way of testing CPU OC, x264? how do I run it, and how long is a good "test" time.
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whats the quick way of testing CPU OC, x264? how do I run it, and how long is a good "test" time.

That or Prime95 using the custom 1344K FFT length. 10 passes of x264 should give you a good idea, or an hour of Prime. Chances are if it is bad it'll fail in the first 10 minutes or so of Prime. The Intel Extreme Tuning Utility benchmark (not the stress test) is probably the fastest if you just want a quick 2 minute check - it'll get you in the ballpark at least.
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Having probs on the UD4H with some Teamgroup Vulcan 2400Mhz CL10 memory. Using either the XMP profile or manually setting divider, timings and voltage, the system crashes with HCI memtest. However the same memory with the same settings runs fine on my Z77X-UP4. Should I try upping the voltages for the system agent and CPU I/O digital and analog?
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Try giving it a tiny bit more voltage, like 0.03. If it still doesn't work, you can try those.

Do it with CPU at stock first, if it works at stock but not OC it's easier to address and attribute to IMC
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Tried with 0.03 extra volts on the RAM (so 1.68V) - that didn't work). Then added 0.021v to the system agent and 0.02v to the analog and digital i/o volts, and that seems to have stabilised it. At least no crashes on 300% coverage with memtest, which was impossible before. Slightly disappointed that this board needed so much tweaking to get something so simple going!
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If it was fixed by SA/IO volts, that's the IMC on the CPU being unable to deal with modules/frequency/timing/etc - the only way it could be fault of the board is if the board does not increase those voltages automatically - which some people might not want, so it's a little understandable to me though annoying
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Oh yes, I see... Does that bode badly for this CPU's oc ability, then? Or would the memory controller be independent of that?
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It's independent. Many on Haswell chips can handle 2400mhz or even higher with no adjustment, looks like yours just needed a nudge~ thumb.gif
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It's independent. Many on Haswell chips can handle 2400mhz or even higher with no adjustment, looks like yours just needed a nudge~ thumb.gif
With that i would like to know how far can memory OC be stable with clocked haswell.So what should we all look for memory Oc'ing on haswell.....hit me up with something good cyro999 biggrin.gif
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With that i would like to know how far can memory OC be stable with clocked haswell.So what should we all look for memory Oc'ing on haswell.....hit me up with something good cyro999 biggrin.gif

I can do 2400 with no adjustment (auto), my RAM hits wall around 2500 so can't test higher, friend is at 2800c12 though and could run 3k, he is a bit crazy with the voltages though. I think most haswell chips can handle 2400-2800 with no or reasonable adjustments. It's by far the best dual channel ddr3 memory controller out there

His 2800c12 was prime27.9 blend stable i believe, overkill stress testing so definitely stable and not "stable"
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