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Well i was looking around at AMDgeeks and decided to post my OC, I'm running at 2.4 on stock voltages with load temps of about 50C, now the guy above me is at 1.65 volts and 2.5, with load temps of 47C(with extreme air cooling) and he says his system is only stable at 2.4 for like an hour of OCCT and mine is stable, on stock voltages, and barely higher temps, now did i get a good stepping or what?
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It actually sounds like the guy you are talking about just got a really terrible stepping/chip. You can probably push yours quite a bit higher. Should be good for at least 2.6 ghz.
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thats what my signature says
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post #4 of 13
i slapped a 3000+ in my DR Expert and got 2.8 gigs out of mine...

@ 1.6volts and a zalman 9500

you should be able to push that chip a little higher if you bump up the v core a little bit...
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yeah, i am also thinking of ordering a AC64 freezer pro, lapping it, and putting AS5 on it
I am hoping that maybe ill be able to hit 3 GHz
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3ghz is kinda pushing it on the newcastles/clawhammers...
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Quote:
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3ghz is kinda pushing it on the newcastles/clawhammers...
Venice
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post #8 of 13
The Socket 754 3000+s were both Newcastle and Venice cores. Since he has a Venice 3ghz certainly isn't out of reach with some good cooling and enough Vcore.
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post #9 of 13
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right now im at 2.5 with 1.425 Vcore, about to test stability/temps


Here we go
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Well i was looking around at AMDgeeks and decided to post my OC, I'm running at 2.4 on stock voltages with load temps of about 50C, now the guy above me is at 1.65 volts and 2.5, with load temps of 47C(with extreme air cooling) and he says his system is only stable at 2.4 for like an hour of OCCT and mine is stable, on stock voltages, and barely higher temps, now did i get a good stepping or what?
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