Originally Posted by brian19876
Thinking about buy a cpu from Silicon Lottery. Anyone that bought cpus from there do they generally meet the stated clock? If you order a chip that supposed to hit 4.8 does it hit 4.8
From my experience they generally do better than whats stated. It may be because of the good thermal conditions or the premium motherboards I typically use, but I think they leave some headroom for those with poorer cooling or the less than ideal motherboard.