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Which Asus P5K is the best for overclocking?

post #1 of 13
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P5K, P5K-E, or P5K Deluxe? Do the heat pipes on the Deluxe help that much or worth it?
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post #2 of 13
They are all comparable and all oc well.
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p5k deluxe is my favorite (and which I use), the p5k has issues with vdroop and is best modded.
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I'm loving my Deluxe. OCs well (limited by the heat from my dammedable B3), is stable, and has a rather easy to use BIOS for overclocking.

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post #5 of 13
Asus likes to make many models as possible from the same prototype board. Get the P5K-E if you don't need those extra wifi etc.
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I love my premium although its pretty much the same IMO with the deluxe
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Originally Posted by linskingdom View Post
Asus likes to make many models as possible from the same prototype board. Get the P5K-E if you don't need those extra wifi etc.
Thanks. P5K-E it is.
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post #8 of 13
It disperses a lot of heat, so IMO it's probably doing a good job. and I use the wifi, so it's perfect for me.
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post #9 of 13
I run the P5K-E Wifi and it's been a solid overclocker. vdroop is very little when running the newer BIOS's

For example I'm at 1.425v in BIOS and CPU-Z is showing 1.423v I would consider that excellent vdroop.
post #10 of 13
My P5K-E Wi/Fi is great...
but all the P5K's are pritty much the same...
but like dr4gon said. thy have a very bad vdroop....
but its easily fix able..
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