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Can't stand overclocking on my p8z77 v pro, waaaay to many options, makes overclocking very convoluted. I miss my gigabyte. And for some reason my multi will set in bios but will only show 4.3ghz in windows.

I blame you asus. Hate all these stupid mobo gimmicks. I'll trade you my mouse function and all the pretty graphics for my blue and white screen anyday
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post #2 of 23
i think you are overclocking wrong


which isnt asus' fault.
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post #3 of 23
Have you tried clearing cmos? My bios settings got stuck sometimes if I had a BSOD or freeze while I was overclocking and wouldn't change even if i saved in BIOS until I did.

Apart from that I can't comment, worked O.K for me, first time overclocking so nothing to reference it against redface.gif
post #4 of 23
Got my INTEL i7 3930K @5.0ghz
Rampage IV Extreme since
since 2012

Look for more info of your motherboard in ASUS forum
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post #5 of 23
never have had a issue overclocking with asus boards but used to have trouble cooling the cpu but then i setup a watercooling setup with a heat exchanger going to a frozen water bucket in the porch worked like a dream - 30 outside the cpu was always within a few degrees of inside the house temps
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post #6 of 23
Nothing wrong with Asus, though IMO I don't understand why people like them so much.

Every Asus Board I ever had was pretty meh. Gigabyte is where it is at, plus they make some of the best OCing boards.
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post #7 of 23
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Originally Posted by DzillaXx View Post

Every Asus Board I ever had was pretty meh. Gigabyte is where it is at, plus they make some of the best OCing boards.

Ive had the same experience with Gigabyte, its just like everything else, you find someone who makes a product you like, you go with it. There are plenty of good brands.
   
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post #8 of 23
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I dont want to have to pull my gpu to reset the cmos thooooo
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post #9 of 23
"something is wrong with my overclock, i dont want to fix it though, i just want to complain"



someone in this thread.
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post #10 of 23
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Originally Posted by pe4nut666 View Post

never have had a issue overclocking with asus boards but used to have trouble cooling the cpu but then i setup a watercooling setup with a heat exchanger going to a frozen water bucket in the porch worked like a dream - 30 outside the cpu was always within a few degrees of inside the house temps

Hah I don't have that luxury unfortunately.

Yeah I had my phenom 955 running between 4.3ghz and 4.0ghz since 2011, I payed $100 on newegg and it still works. Def gonna go with gigabyte again if I have the chance to. I just got such a good deal on this board it was practically free

resetting cmos unstuck my multi, running 4.4ghz at 1.28v p95 blend for the past 5 minutes or so
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