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What are the average overclocks on the Q6600 on AIR?

I'm considering getting one along with a 2nd GTX and a better PSU, i'm aiming for 3.4Ghz...
 
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3.2ghz is the general consensus on air. You can probably do better with a good week.
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post #3 of 16
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Audi View Post
3.2ghz is the general consensus on air. You can probably do better with a good week.
Thanks man +rep for you because nobody as usual can be bothered to answer my questions...maybe i smell i dunno.
 
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post #4 of 16
3.2Ghz would be a safe bet for now. I would wait a little longer for a better revision, maybe a voltage reduction. I would wait until July anyways when Intel cuts the price to $266
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post #5 of 16
I think the most you would get on air is 3.3 GHZ is you went to water you might get 3.8 possible 4GHZ
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post #6 of 16
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Intervention View Post
3.2Ghz would be a safe bet for now. I would wait a little longer for a better revision, maybe a voltage reduction. I would wait until July anyways when Intel cuts the price to $266
I might just do that.... Thanks.
 
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post #7 of 16
hmmmm water
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Originally Posted by cognoscenti View Post
hmmmm water
See what you guys have done! She's got that spendy frenzy again! lol

I'd love to go water, but i really can't be bothered with external systems as they are usually crap. And complete kits are great, but then i'd be stuck on where to put a rad on the Lexa.
 
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post #9 of 16
3.4GHz is possible on good air (ie: Enzotech Ultra-X)
 
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post #10 of 16
Dunno about that high of overclocks... see the Q6600 is 2 E6600 under one heatsink.. It's hot as hell. I bet the max on air 3.1-3.2 on water 3.4.

My personal opinion.
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