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Hey, thanks.

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post #13 of 39
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Originally Posted by Choggs396 View Post
Nice work man. Yeah, ambient temps are important to keep in mind as well. Heck, when my AC cycles on/off (full blast all the time is just too darn cold), my temps change about 3-5C.

If you want to get up to 3.6GHz, I'd leave the Multi the same (because I believe you're using 1000MHz RAM). Your board should be able to handle 450x8 as long as cooling is good. If you can get up to this, your RAM will almost be at full potential (900MHz) at a 1:1 ratio. This is what I'd shoot for in your case. Good luck!

Remember to Stress test that thing too... make sure it's running stable!
BTW- your just across the border from me, im in manitoba, RIGHT on the border, (ie. i can see us/can customs from my back deck) its about 600 yards away... ;-)


yeah, ill try upping the bus slowly, and see where i get. i also notice in cpu-z ram is 2T, not 1T, whats the difference there?

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post #14 of 39
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Hey, thanks.

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Better than just saying "It was me"
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post #15 of 39
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Better than just saying "It was me"
That's like saying getting shot in the arm is better than getting shot in the stomach.

It might be true, but... why even say it??
    
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post #16 of 39
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That's like saying getting shot in the arm is better than getting shot in the stomach.

It might be true, but... why even say it??
It was a response to you asking who it was? Thats all. Hmm, maybe I need to get some sleep.
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post #17 of 39
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BTW- your just across the border from me, im in manitoba, RIGHT on the border, (ie. i can see us/can customs from my back deck) its about 600 yards away... ;-)


yeah, ill try upping the bus slowly, and see where i get. i also notice in cpu-z ram is 2T, not 1T, whats the difference there?

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According to Bindusar (he's an admin) at this post, the 2T/1T timings you are speaking of are the Command Rate:
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Command Rate: This is the setting that selects the speed of the SDRAM signal controller. If set to 1T, then the memory controller is running in synchronization with your bus speed. 1T will increase your memory bandwidth but a LOT of memory brands will really have trouble running this at decent speeds. This setting will have to be played with a LOT while your increasing your FSB speed. It does in fact increase your memory bandwidth but will often lower your max bus speed so much that it just isn't worth using.
From my experience, if you are overclocking your RAM past it's stock speeds, then you will typically have to increase this to 2T on DDR2 RAM in order for it to run stable. If you are running under 1000MHz on your RAM, you can probably leave it at 1T. Just stability check it with something like Orthos, and if you pass then leave it. I run my 800MHz RAM (which isn't overclocked) at 4-4-4-12 1T. I think in order to run at 1T, some quality components are required - but I think we are both working with those.
    
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post #18 of 39
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It was a response to you asking who it was? Thats all. Hmm, maybe I need to get some sleep.
Wow. I'm not arguing that is wasn't a response. I'm telling you it was a pointless one, and asking why you would post a pointless one. I really don't care anymore... let's just get back on topic here and help out ginnz.
    
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post #19 of 39
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well, its at 3.438 right now, i upped the fsb to 430, dang these things clock well....

my temps are 45 ish on the cpu.... ill stress test later on, ill just see how high i can push the fsb right now.

hell, ill reboot and shoot for 450. BRB.
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post #20 of 39
Well, I'd at least run 30 minutes with OCCT b4 you get too high. I wouldn't want you to mess something up. 45C at idle is a little high... but if it's running okay I wouldn't be too worried. Just be safe, I wouldn't want you to have to replace any components, lol.
    
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