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You must really get in touch with Iwamotto. You can team up and show us unforgetable photos! biggrin.gif

http://www.overclock.net/t/1522183/soundless-devil-240-3x11x-built-to-oc/200

I uh.

Did you uh

Great Oden's Raven.

What did you make me read?

wheee.gif

Mind = Shattered
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I uh.

Did you uh

Great Oden's Raven.

What did you make me read?

wheee.gif

Mind = Shattered

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Now that I noticed how cheap 775 parts are on ebay now.. heheh.. time for more explosions.

You must really get in touch with Iwamotto. You can team up and show us unforgetable photos! biggrin.gif

http://www.overclock.net/t/1522183/soundless-devil-240-3x11x-built-to-oc/200
The number of kinks in that loop is over 9000!!!
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The number of kinks in that loop is over 9000!!!

Iwamotto is the resident master of creative, extreme, fearless and occasionally fatal overclocking. He could teach Serious Don so many ways on how to kill his CPU, that he doesn't even imagine. I consider him the forum's Salvador Dalì of overclocking, a genious that isn't understood by the masses. biggrin.gif
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Originally Posted by Serious_Don View Post

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Originally Posted by Undervolter View Post

You must really get in touch with Iwamotto. You can team up and show us unforgetable photos! biggrin.gif

http://www.overclock.net/t/1522183/soundless-devil-240-3x11x-built-to-oc/200

I uh.

Did you uh

Great Oden's Raven.

What did you make me read?

wheee.gif

Mind = Shattered
That guy is hilarious, made some thread about trying to find people to help him fund and design an all chinese made CPU that would have like over 100 cores or something and could do 24GHz or something! lachen.gif

Can't find that thread anymore. sad-smiley-002.gif
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That guy is hilarious, made some thread about trying to find people to help him fund and design an all chinese made CPU that would have like over 100 cores or something and could do 24GHz or something! lachen.gif

Can't find that thread anymore. sad-smiley-002.gif

Damn, i missed that one...
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They would at least have to enable hyper threading on it to get my interest for a small HTPC build.. Two factors here

one which goes often unmentioned, you can get core 2 duos for $10 on ebay, quads for $20 maybe less. I would personally just go with an LGA775 machine for literal peanuts (unless power is a concern, I'm here to overclock things to hell, no interest in low power really).

The other, You can get the FX 4350 for the exact same price ($69.99) right now.

Now that I noticed how cheap 775 parts are on ebay now.. heheh.. time for more explosions.

if they had went with 3-way hyperthreading on most of their CPUs, they could have a 2-way hyperthreading on the lower segment.

e.g.
unlocked 2-way hyperthreading i3 (2C/4T)
locked 3-way hyperthreading i5 (2C/6T)
unlocked non-hyperthreading i5 (4C/4T)
unlocked 2-way hyperthreading i7 (4C/8T)
unlocked 3-way hyperthreading i7 (4C/12T)

PS: a 3-way hyperthreading has 3threads per core, xeon-phi has 4-way hyperthreading.



in any case though, i heard Zen will be using a similar approach as Hyperthreading?
Edited by epic1337 - 7/21/15 at 2:46pm
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They would at least have to enable hyper threading on it to get my interest for a small HTPC build.. Two factors here

one which goes often unmentioned, you can get core 2 duos for $10 on ebay, quads for $20 maybe less. I would personally just go with an LGA775 machine for literal peanuts (unless power is a concern, I'm here to overclock things to hell, no interest in low power really).

The other, You can get the FX 4350 for the exact same price ($69.99) right now.

Now that I noticed how cheap 775 parts are on ebay now.. heheh.. time for more explosions.

That Explains the avatar biggrin.gif
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The other, You can get the FX 4350 for the exact same price ($69.99) right now.
Yes, and a 4350 or an 860K is a much better choice at that price point going forward than a G3258 is. The 3258 will kick it on older games that use one or two cores, but anything newer is going to be targeted for at least four
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Iwamotto is the resident master of creative, extreme, fearless and occasionally fatal overclocking. He could teach Serious Don so many ways on how to kill his CPU, that he doesn't even imagine. I consider him the forum's Salvador Dalì of overclocking, a genious that isn't understood by the masses. biggrin.gif
Well, he does say in his sig that "No one overclocks like Iwamotto Tetuzo."
The last I checked, he was running an FX-6300 at 4.8 GHz...and using 1.68v to accomplish it. devil.gif
     
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I have a friend who was running this

http://valid.canardpc.com/show_oc.php?id=2425146

Managed to touch this too

http://valid.canardpc.com/show_oc.php?id=2425180
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