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I am a big AMD fanboy, always have been, and knowing the status of the market, I can pass onto you the best advice even I have to accept.

*swallows hard*

Get a conroe.

*cries in a shower*

Whats its competion against intel the 6200, 6300 6400 6600 or 6800? or another series?
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I can get to over 75HZ on my LCD should i switch it to that?
NO, do NOT switch an LCD monitor from the resolution/refresh rate the manual suggests, it can damage it
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Hey, whats a good AMD CPU overclock utility?
The BIOS
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The E (dual core) edition not the Q (quad core)
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P.S.

Ignore that "Pentium M" thing, ITAT is a 'tard.

I thought it was a solid fact that the eye can't see more than 60FPS?

Sorry if I'm wrong, I don't have proof.

I DO KNOW that a 2ms monitor maxes out at 60FPS. At least I think it does. So what kind of monitor can display the 952346829FPS rates people get in CSS?
Any monitor can, its the Doom3 engine thats capped at 60.... The 8ms monitor im on now plays unreal @ 130+ frames per.
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As long as it's not some Dell/HP/Compaq, etc prebuilt, you can definitely OC with that mobo's bios.

I'm not the person to ask, I'm an overclocking n00b. Find an ocing FAQ/guide, they're everywhere here.
LOL, its a customized HP built.... dang..
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Conroe = E6xxx
Allensdale (Crappy conroe) = E4xxx
Kentsfield (Two conroes smashed together, Pentium D style) = Qxxxx

Allensdales are cheaply made conroes with half the cache.

The E6300 and E6400, often confused with the Allensdale, are conroes with half their cache DISABLED. Luckily, for the same price or cheaper, E6320 and E6420, the exact same as the above with all the cache, now exist.

I think the best all around one is the E6420. Cheap, all the cache, can be overclocked beyond 3ghz on stock cooling, still does anything you want it to at stock.

I accidentally unclocked MY E6420 to like 1600mhz and it still ran all my games amazingly.
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But i changed most of the parts from it
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LOL, its a customized HP built.... dang..

Uh ... there's a tiny chance you can do it if they didn't tatoo the bios.

Otherwise, they are ways, but they're harder
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Uh ... there's a tiny chance you can do it if they didn't tatoo the bios.

Otherwise, they are ways, but they're harder
Like?
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But i changed most of the parts from it
Did you change the mobo? That's what matters.

Whoever controls the motherboard, controls the BIOS.
Whoever controls the bios, controls the overclocking.
Whoever controls the overclocking, controls the universe.
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