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I got my E8400 up to 4.0 with temps only around 40*C according to realtemp and cant go any higher cuz my VCore is already at its max...

1.36 is the max VCore before vdroop for these right?

I can get well over 4.0 with a higher voltage but itll ruin my chip?

What if its 1.36 after VDroop and 1.38 before vdoop will that still be bad?
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be happy with 4.0!!!
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be happy with 4.0!!!
LOL yea i sure as hell am

I am a few hours into orthos and stable so all is good apprently but yea I guess your right
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post #4 of 14
4.0ghz is a nice clock, enjoy that you can do that with that vcore and temps..
post #5 of 14
4.0 is the max I would run that 24\\7, but I would go higher to run some benches.

Your chip seems to have hit its wall, so I would lower the OC a little (maybe 3.8).
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post #6 of 14
I cant wait too get this Q9450 too 3.4-3.6 stable 24/7. You're lucky you got 4Ghz mang.
post #7 of 14
i benched mine at 1.58 vcore last night and its fine.
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Originally Posted by G|F.E.A.D|Killa View Post
i benched mine at 1.58 vcore last night and its fine.
Holly ****...

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I cant wait too get this Q9450 too 3.4-3.6 stable 24/7. You're lucky you got 4Ghz mang.
Lucky? 4Ghz on a E8400 is pretty easy.
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post #9 of 14
I can run my 9650 at 4.4ghz and seems to be my max on air. By the time I will be needing MORE power from this golden chip of mine, will be a sad panda day...
post #10 of 14
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Originally Posted by low strife View Post

Lucky? 4Ghz on a E8400 is pretty easy.
I wouldn't know, im new to this
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