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so i just got a true and that brought temps down like crazy so i went from 3.0 to 3.3 with cooler temps at 3.3 that 3.0. cpu volts are set to 1.40 in bios coming out as 1.36. northbridge volts are 1.4 as well but no vdroop. temps are 36 35 idle around 55 for load. i had to take the 12cm fan off the back of my case to use on the true, so i'm down a fan for now. so when i finally get around to it i'll get some high cfm fan for the cooler and more the weak one back to the case. so temps will more than likely be a few degrees better. so anyways what is my ceiling here. i just jumped the vcore from 1.40 to i think like 1.4125 and overclocked to 3.4 but that failed. is there any guide to what northbridge volts to use for what mega hurtz or do i just need more in the vcore? suggestion to where to go from here welcomed.
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post #2 of 7
do you have the memory multiplier to 1:1?

also, all of the threads I have been reading say not to go over 1.36 vcore.. not sure tho
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i have it synced at 1:1(800ram=1600ratedfsb) not true 1:1 and 1.36 is nothing
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nothing? where should i be able to get with this ram i have 850-900mgz?
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i cant get 3.4. should i raise my northbridge volts from 1.4 to 1.5? its at a 425 fsb. would that jump need the highest nb voltage setting. and i tried some really high vcore setting to try to get it stable and nothing worked. suggestions
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post #6 of 7
Hello, Whats your Vdimm set at? Also, have you tried loosening your timings to cas 5?
post #7 of 7
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yea i put the timings at 5 and used to right voltage. i got 3.2 stable, but can't get anything higher than that. temps are good too. what kind of northbridge voltage do you need for around 425fsb on this chipset?
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