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E6600 O'cing, + memory speed

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Hi Guys, I've always wanted to ask this. I normally overclock my E6600 to 3.2Ghz with 400 x 8 Multi so i Get 1:1 with my DDR2 800 Mhz mem, is that correct? now, like that i would be running @ 1600FSB, instead of 1066. Is it a bad move or?

Will overclocking the memory to 1066Mhz rly help? cause i never rly managed to. I just need some advice, I'm a decent overclocker and will appreciate any help and suggestions to get the best out of my system, perhaps even 3.6Ghz (Cause @ 3.6 i need to increase voltage WAyyyyy up and i dont find it feasible)


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overclocking the ram would help a little. However would only improve your 3d scores by maybe 200 points.
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Well i have got to 2.7 so far without touching voltage and on stock cooling (cheap overlocker <<< ) I use 300 x 9 and ram is at 4:3. Pretty much got same specs as u except for cooling and case and mobo
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