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Happy with this for the time being, will get it to 4.5Ghz soon enough

Anyone care to explain what I have to do to improve my RAM timings?

PS Big thanks to Ravin for explaining to me how to start basic overclocking

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it would be alot easyer to read if you posted the cpu-z validation link, the one in the top of your browser there so that we can have a closer look at your timings etc..
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Just up the Dimm Voltage slightly, this will aid stability and give you the chance to improve timings.
 
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it would be alot easyer to read if you posted the cpu-z validation link, the one in the top of your browser there so that we can have a closer look at your timings etc..
Meh, and I thought I had put it in properly this time

Ill sort it edit - linked in OP
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The screenshot is good no doubt, but its sorta small so you cant really read the text much.
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By looking at the cpuz link, I would say you are running good on your memory timings however you are somewhat hurting your performance, because your memory is capable of running faster, I would suggest changing to a less steep divider on your memory(will help benchmarks) and by doing so you will increase your memory bandwidth quite a bit. Those timings should take you quite a bit higher than what you are currently running. Other than that, looks good man!
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Your direct link doesn't work, need the right link please
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Your direct link doesn't work, need the right link please
works fine for me
http://valid.x86-secret.com/show_oc.php?id=199712
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Keep going! 4.5 shouldnt be a problem. I have one of those Pentium D 945s,they are pretty decent overclockers thanks to the 17x multi.I think you can run your rams at 4-4-4-12 timings by upping the voltage a little,2.1v would do i guess.
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