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post #11 of 15
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when i was oc my cpu i left my timing at default they are 5-5-5-15 like you said
with ram at default i couldn't get a stable 3.2 ghz even at 1.45v
my spp (i guess is the south bridge) is at 1.2v (default) some suggested 1.5v i don't think thats safe.
i tried overvolting FSB to 1.3v (1.2v default) but it didn't help with anything.
mcp is at 1.5volt
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Your temps seem to be on the warm side. You may need to think about reseating your heatsink or new cooling. My load temps haven't gone above 45C, even with vcore up to 1.45
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post #13 of 15
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i don't know what i did wrong the first time i cleaned the heatsink with pure alcohol and used AS5 only as a tiny thing line across the middle of the cpu cover and just seated my heatsink with a couple of slight rotation. my ambient temp is 30C is 55C core temp underload normal?
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post #14 of 15
Technically as long as your load temp is under 60C, you're fine. Personally, I like it under 50C, but I do have a Tuniq and five case fans.
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post #15 of 15
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is tuniq better than zalman i got zalman cuz of the pure copper
i have 4 case fan soo im not too far from you
i guess mine is warm maybe i need to lap my zalman
is it even possible cuz the top is curved (you know what i mean)
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