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hey, I'm overclocking a brisbane, and I need 3.2... NEED it


what is the max voltage you think i should use? im at 1.45 now at 3000mhz stable 10x multiplier

RAMs at the 266 option, and is overclocked to 370mhz (740 DDR2)
Timings are at 5-5-5-15-21
someone said brisbanes are picky with the TRC timing, what should I set it to? the guy said somewhere betweeen 23 and 26

ht multi is at 3x
bus speed is 300

Temps are stellar, 22ish idle, and 15mins of orthos doesnt push it past 35 usually

I don't know what to do, I cant hit 3.2 and its making me really
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I can run 1.5V for vcore with no problems.... and try 24 for TRC.
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If you need some more precise Trc control.. try using MemSet. You will be able to fine tune the RAM to your liking.

I do not OC AMD, but nothing looks drastically wrong. Have you tried to tighten your timings? Could be that the mem controller does not like the loose latency?
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tightening works? hmm, should i try 4-4-4-12-20?
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Well, I would try to lower the timings as much as possible with the voltage and FSB you are currently at. Not only will it boost your performance but it will better teach you the limits of your hardware... which is half the battle of conquering your OC.

If you are able to tighten the timings that much and still pass an Orthos Blend test for ~30min or so..then I would suspect the setting that is preventing you from clocking higher is elsewhere, and not related to your RAM.
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Yep.... you could try the 4-4-4-12 with TRC of 24-26 and TRFC of 105 or 127.5....
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Yep.... you could try the 4-4-4-12 with TRC of 24-26 and TRFC of 105 or 127.5....
i dont think ive got a TRFC option in my BIOS :/
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.... it might be numbered 1, 2, 3, 4 instead of 75, 105, 127.5, 195
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Glad to see you got over 3000mhz

Which setting allowed you to up it?
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