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post #781 of 3137
So moving from a 4.00GHz stock CPU to a 3.40GHz stock CPU is an upgrade, correct? redface.gif


What have I done? Gad Zooks! eek.gif


That LGA 2011-3 socket CPU hold down mechanism took a bit of reading to make certain I had the correct orientation, the triangle is directed toward the upper right (opposite of LGA 1151) and dat hole is upper left and the print on the IHS is upside down, yea ok that makes perfect sense. biggrin.gif


     
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post #782 of 3137
Yes but it is a 6 cores overclockable CPU thumb.gif
post #783 of 3137
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Bruce - in your memory tuning adventure, work with this as a base guide:

Intel certified max XMP voltage for HW-E is 1.5V, as a daily driver, I would stay at or below 1.45V for both HW/BW-E with 24/7 intended usage.

Memory

Ram Voltage = Voltage used by bios upon boot to post and train memory. I set this 2 notches above Eventual

Eventual Ram Voltage = Voltage used by windows once booted into the OS. Set 1.4V

Frequency - 3200Mhz or 3400Mhz

System Agent - used to tweak memory OC. More is not always better as it may cause instability. Default is 0.86V. Start at 1.00 VCCSA and work up or down. No magic number, all cpu's different for VCCSA [Offset Mode] [Over-volting SA can kill / degrade CPU. Max 1.15]

CPU

You have your clock multipliers worked out for you by SL already so you should be good there.

Base Clock - 100

Multiplier - 44 [All cores]

Vcore - 1.35 max, work your way down until you get instability, then bump it up a notch or two. I personally use Adaptive voltage for Vcore.

Input Voltage - 1.95 ~ 1.96 max [This is the voltage supplied to the CPU to feed all the vcore, system agent, cache voltages)

LLC [Load Line Calibration] - 5~6 (I use 6, this lets to voltage dip a bit when you transition from idle to load. When the volts transition, often it overshoots before settling down. The overshoot can be very bad and fry your cpu if too much voltage is applied. Hence why vdroop is good in this scenario.)

Vcache - 1.25v max, use offset mode [over-volting cache can kill or degrade cpu.]

Cache multiplier - BW-E has weak cache ocing capabilities. Shoot for 37 ~ 38. HW-E I use a max 1.2v cache and aim for 40 ~ 43 depending on stability

Can't think of anything else off the top of my head.

Edit - these numbers are more targeted towards HW-E since we have a good understanding of the chip via life cycle trial and error. BW-E is too new for me to validate voltage numbers for 24/7 usage.
Edited by MR-e - 6/29/16 at 12:51pm
post #784 of 3137
Yeah Broadwell sounded like a good upgrade at first for me and then I decided against it cause there not many changes made I saw that was beneficial to make the jump. I still have my 5820k that can OC up to 4.7ghz and is stable. I will say for anyone getting into x99 definitely should go with the latest an greatest it should serve them well.

I am waiting for Skylake-E if there is such a thing coming in the future. fingers crossed.

Congrats on the 6800k thumb.gif
post #785 of 3137
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Originally Posted by sexpot View Post

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Bruce - in your memory tuning adventure, work with this as a base guide:

Intel certified max XMP voltage for HW-E is 1.5V, as a daily driver, I would stay at or below 1.45V for both HW/BW-E with 24/7 intended usage.

Memory

Ram Voltage = Voltage used by bios upon boot to post and train memory. I set this 2 notches above Eventual

Eventual Ram Voltage = Voltage used by windows once booted into the OS. Set 1.4V

Frequency - 3200Mhz or 3400Mhz

System Agent - used to tweak memory OC. More is not always better as it may cause instability. Default is 0.86V. Start at 1.00 VCCSA and work up or down. No magic number, all cpu's different for VCCSA [Offset Mode] [Over-volting SA can kill / degrade CPU. Max 1.15]

CPU

You have your clock multipliers worked out for you by SL already so you should be good there.

Base Clock - 100

Multiplier - 44 [All cores]

Vcore - 1.35 max, work your way down until you get instability, then bump it up a notch or two. I personally use Adaptive voltage for Vcore.

Input Voltage - 1.95 ~ 1.96 max [This is the voltage supplied to the CPU to feed all the vcore, system agent, cache voltages)

LLC [Load Line Calibration] - 5~6 (I use 6, this lets to voltage dip a bit when you transition from idle to load. When the volts transition, often it overshoots before settling down. The overshoot can be very bad and fry your cpu if too much voltage is applied. Hence why vdroop is good in this scenario.)

Vcache - 1.25v max, use offset mode [over-volting cache can kill or degrade cpu.]

Cache multiplier - BW-E has weak cache ocing capabilities. Shoot for 37 ~ 38. HW-E I use a max 1.2v cache and aim for 40 ~ 43 depending on stability

Can't think of anything else off the top of my head.

Thanks umm Bromoseltzer.

Ok we have to stop talking like that. tongue.gif

I'm working on first boot, right now creating a simple volume then formatting an old 520 drive using the test bench. Dear God I love having two rigs, and that one is an open chassis Do Everything All-Around Catch All, Workhorse.

Report back in an hour, hopefully with good news and smoove vibes. biggrin.gif

We gotta stop talking like that. tongue.gif


     
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post #786 of 3137
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Oh yea, if you're feeling frisky and want to push past the limits, go and get yourself the Intel Tuning Plan. 100% replacement regardless of what you did to kill the CPU. You may find the IMC on the chip is a total dud and are not satisfied? Send that sucker in and play the lotto again tongue.gif
post #787 of 3137
I'm in Bios !!!

And its reading bios 601 the new Beta, so the other day moboplayday, Bios Flashback DID write to bios chip 1. Even though the LED did not flash.


Everything looks good so far, going to get cozy inside the bios-sphere (see what I did there?) Hahahaha, make certain all hardware is recognized, then install Win10.


NOT TOO SHABBEE. tongue.gif


     
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post #788 of 3137
I'm booted into Win10, no issues.

So the board is a good one, at least so far.

Used the Gskill 4000Mhz kit, installed in slots D1 and B1 so only Dual Channel for testing. its running at 2400MHz right now.


I dont want to move any farther ahead until sexpot gets his rig biosed and booted, then we can tweak together man, thats the real beauty right there. tongue.gif

I could install the two 3466 sticks OH THAT WOULD BE CRAZY!, and attempt Quad Channel, I think, could I? headscratch.gif



Edited by iBruce - 6/29/16 at 10:04am
     
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Intel 6700K 4.8GHz binned and delidded, absolut... Asus Maximus VIII Extreme, all original red acc... AMD WX 4100 Workstation Card Gskill TridentZ DDR4 3200MHz latency 14-14-14-3... 
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My motherboard / ram have been running memtest86 for the past 95 hrs ... soooo boring.
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My motherboard / ram have been running memtest86 for the past 95 hrs ... soooo boring.


That does sound a bit dull Mr. Ruffhi. biggrin.gif

Maybe grab a Fosters out of the fridge and kick back with a nice film.


95hours lachen.gif

who told you these things?


I believe 205 hours is the absolute sweetspot for guaranteed RAM functionality and longevity.


just kidding Ruffhibro, you do what you feel is needed. thumb.gif
     
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