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Hm...well, what do drive strengths do? What do they affect? And do they really help my overclock?
well, from how i used them, just run orthos for each setting and you can find your best setting( it took me a long time..hah, some settings mad me fail within 30 seconds, others let me go an hour...just try them all
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well, from how i used them, just run orthos for each setting and you can find your best setting( it took me a long time..hah, some settings mad me fail within 30 seconds, others let me go an hour...just try them all
Heh. To me this is the essence of a proper overclock. I personally have to run a lot of tests and various possible configurations of RAM speeds, CPU speeds, and other variables, then test for stability, before I'm happy with an overclock.

Speed without stability is kind of useless, in my opinion.

(Unless, of course, your overclocked computer is not something you'd use for any "critical" operations.)
    
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