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What is your CPU, NB, and FSB voltages please, I have the same board and I'm getting stuck around 3.75GHz.
Ok. Make sure first of all to upgrade to the newest BIOS. Then you can experiment with fractional multi's like 8.5X.

E8400. +1V on the NB. Running at the max, 1.3625 vCore. I could probably go higher with less vCore if I had decent RAM ~JadeMiner~
    
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What is your CPU, NB, and FSB voltages please, I have the same board and I'm getting stuck around 3.75GHz.
if your voltages are what your sig says, try increasing voltages just a tad bit. If you're only at 1.30 try the next increment, and retest prime95
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if your voltages are what your sig says, try increasing voltages just a tad bit. If you're only at 1.30 try the next increment, and retest prime95
In the BIOS its at 1.3625, but in CPU-Z its only 1.30 because of the Vdrop...and I'm at BIOS F8b so I can use the 8.5 multi, but right now I'm at 416x9.
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So, change it to 1.40 in the BIOS, reboot, go back into bios to see where it's at. I mean, try 1.34v (so that would be 1.4v in bios). But never exceed 1.3625 actual. Ever.
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In the BIOS its at 1.3625, but in CPU-Z its only 1.30 because of the Vdrop...and I'm at BIOS F8b so I can use the 8.5 multi, but right now I'm at 416x9.
Ok yeah, then experiment with 8.5X FSB, and like Cheese says, never exceed 1.3625vcore
    
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I have a question! With vdrop, can you set it to 1.4v so it drops down to 1.36 (as it might be for his vdrop)?
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Wow, I did the vdroop mod, and it works perfectly. The voltages don't drop at all under a stress test (nor do they increase). This is awesome.

3.9GHz and climbing.

I'm I can really see the benefit of a stable voltage when 100% load is introduced.

Wow. And to think: all it costs me was a few seconds of my time.
You should be aware that vdroop is designed with a purpose, and disabling it isn't always the best idea. You can read here for more info if you'd like.
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