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what is your vcore to your 965 chip when at 4.0ghz. the lack of good smooth reliable power might have degraded your chip badly.....or it could be you just don't have enough volts on the vcore to hold 4.0ghz. all motherboards are a little different to overclock on....some might need more voltage on the vcore then others to overclock the same chip to the same speed.
     
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FX 8350 Gigabyte 990-FXA-UD3 Gigabyte Radeon R9 290x G Skill Sniper DDR3-1866 
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samsung 850 evo  seagate barracuda 2 terabyte seagate barracuda  Asus DVD-RW 
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LG GGC-H20L Coolermaster 120mm corsair h100i Coolermaster 200mm 
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aerocool f6xt Win 7 Pro 64 bit asus vw246h aoc 2236vw 
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Microsoft Reclusa Cooler Master Silent Pro M850 HAF 922 corsair vengeance m65 
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razer vespula Altec Lansing Octane 7 creative recon fatal1ty professional 
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core 2 quad q6600 asus p5g41t-m lx plus patriot viper samsung 500gb sata 3.0gbps 
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