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RAM affects overclock?

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I want to know in what way the ram affects my cpu overclock, and what can i do to boost my overclock without touching the vcore... i can get 2.88ghz in my e6400, but load temps are too high (55C) so i need some explain with ram and overclocks

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post #2 of 6
By all means, YES!

Loosen RAM timings to overclock higher w/o touching the vcore.

It may help.

EDIT: Here is a RAM timings guide for your convenience.
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So wait.. are you on stock cooling w/ your CPU? what are your idle/load temps when OC'd?
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post #4 of 6
the ram isnt going to change your cpu's load temps. you might want to consider upgrading your cooling
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Without overclock my temps are Idle at 37C and Load at 45C... OC to 2.88 my temps are Idle 44C and load at 55C

Losing timings make my pc slower?
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Ok sorry double posting... but increasing the timings a lot can kill my ram, right?
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