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So that S3 will be good for overclocking then or what?
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It's great for the price.

Though, compared to the P965 S3 (the only S3 that OCs really well), this is a better board for the money.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813136034
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Well I don't want to do serious overclocking, just enough to compensate the lost speed from not buying a e6600,because I'm planning on getting an e6320 that way I still have the 4mb l2 but it's just a lower clock. I want to compensate enough so that it can run stable on/around stock voltages, so not major overclocking. Will the board that Twistedboi suggested work for that?
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post #24 of 25
dont get the exact board twisted linked you to. he made a grave mistake. that is the P945 S3. NOT GOOD FOR OVERCLOCKING.

you need the P965 s3

Gigabyte GA965P-S3.

thats the board i have, and look at my overclock

it can hit 500FSB no probs, the cpu gets way hot for me though

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813128017

although, if all you want to do is get 2.6GHz out of the E6320, i dont know for sure but the P945 MIGHT, just MIGHT work out fine. I cannot say for certain.
    
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Hmmm...interesting. Isn't there any cheap boards at least sub $100 that can overclock good? I mean it's not like i'm trying to kill the cpu and reach it's max I just want to get extra speed out of it with pretty much stock voltages.
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