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post #11 of 22
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k with it set to 800 my ht does not go down at all but cpu-z might be wrong or it might let me go higher now i have about another 2 volts to use in the bios
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Just to confirm, did you set the LDT Bus Frequency setting to 800MHz (this corresponds to a 4x multiplier - 200MHz (ref clock/HTT clock/"FSB") x 4), and CPU-Z did not register the change?
    
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post #13 of 22
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exactly set it to 800 and no change just sat at 1109
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post #14 of 22
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exactly set it to 800 and no change just sat at 1109
Sorry; I'm not meaning to be daft or anything, but did you make sure to save the BIOS setting change when you exited the BIOS?

(Just want to make sure; I've made that mistake myself before...)

Strange issue with this BIOS/motherboard, if you didn't forget to save.
    
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post #15 of 22
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yes i saved f10 and the y and then enter its a strange issue also i cant get the bios update from ecs to work
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post #16 of 22
Gotcha.

That's a big bummer, the inability to flash BIOS properly.
    
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post #17 of 22
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ya i dont understand that. if i figer out the update but i dont know
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post #18 of 22
Well, let's approach this conundrum from another angle.

When your HT frequency is at 1110MHz, did you test for system stability? Was it behaving strangely/poorly at all when set at that frequency?

AM2s are said to be okay with HT speeds of 1200-1300MHz, unlike most S939 systems (I'm admittedly more familiar with S939, so take my comments with a grain of salt). There are many who say on OCN that AM2 systems generally speaking can stay stable up to 300MHz over the specified max HT speeds (1000MHz).

Edit: Major oopsy. I searched for your motherboard on Google, and my searches told me yours was an AM2 board. I should've just taken a closer look at your CPU-Z screenshot on the first post instead.
    
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post #19 of 22
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At 1100 i ran it for months no problems but when i start to get close to 1200 it gets a little worse mem and stress tests fail at about 1160 or soon 1150+ and i have problems
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post #20 of 22
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i was doing more research when i stumbled upon this the 5th reveiw down said he got his to 2.4 with the 600 setting "OC max 2500MHZ, failed prime95, but solid @2400MHZ w/ldt=600MHZ, passed 7.5hr prime95 torture test. "http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813135215
and here says with the new bios htt multiplier 1-5 is there http://www.hardwaresecrets.com/article/358/11
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