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Does having higher HT MHz really improve gaming performance?

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I am running at 756MHz but if I went to a 4x HT it would be 1008MHz. Would this get rid of all CPU/VGA bottlenecking or would this just cause problems?


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post #2 of 18
between 800-1000 gives virtually 0% performance difference
post #3 of 18
Put it to 4x HT anyway.

It'll take it.
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post #4 of 18
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Originally Posted by The_Jester View Post
Put it to 4x HT anyway.

It'll take it.
I think I will try it and see what happens....it's only 8MHz over what the board can handle anyways...
    
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I didn't notice instability until I went past 1080MHz with my AMD system.

However, I didn't notice a real difference in any synthetic benchmarks like SuperPi when increasing the HT Multi from 3x to 4x.
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post #6 of 18
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It didn't want to go past 1000MHz so I'm stuck at 762MHz since I raised my FSB up to 254 at 10x multiplyer.
    
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post #7 of 18
Better put it to 4x. 762 is too low.
The point is keeping the HT close to 1000 not lower than 1000
    
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post #8 of 18
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It doesn't want to go to 1,008 for some reason....?


Should I up the HT voltage or processor voltage?
    
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post #9 of 18
thats funny cuz my bro's board can run the HTT up to 1350 without problems
post #10 of 18
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Originally Posted by redhat_ownage View Post
thats funny cuz my bro's board can run the HTT up to 1350 without problems
and that my friend will cause the death of it.. i wouldnt reccomend anything past 1,000 1080 would be fine though.. just push the ht voltage a little more but make sure you have fan blowing in the side of you case man.
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