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post #21 of 91
I got a 1.2375 yesterday (traded a mate my 1.2750). Well like Microman says i will clock on 3.6 on a lower voltage now.
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post #22 of 91
I think my VID is 1.1 something.... how do I check?
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post #23 of 91
Use CoreTemp ..as mentioned on pg 1.

If nothing else.. the lower VID will improve temps and power consumption. Though in most cases you will be able to reach a higher clock speed at a somewhat lower temp [due to the lower vcore required]. I would say its a definite plus for you.

I do not know what the VID is on the Q6600 Im getting from CD.. but I have a B3 with a VID of 1.25v and it lives happily at 3ghz/430*7 with 1.28vcore after droop.
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Yours a G0 or B3, what about your buds?
Both are G0's
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I think my VID is 1.1 something.... how do I check?
download latest version coretemp. It will list it
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I think my VID is 1.1 something.... how do I check?
if you do have a 1.1 something i want it like no bs
    
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if you do have a 1.1 something i want it like no bs
I've never ever even heard of a VID that low, have you>?
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post #28 of 91
i have a 1.1 VID cpu.. its a M750 though lol.

1.1 VID for a Q6600 = the uber cpu .. no joke.
post #29 of 91
seriously I would trade my 4.2 chip + whatever was needed for that chip
    
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post #30 of 91
Calm down guys!

I'm not making any claims, just what I off-hand remember!

I will post tonight what I really have.
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