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Got the new retail box version on ebay for $130 with the microsoft cashback program. Can't wait to have a multi higher than 7

Any quick tips on overclocking vs. my current E6320?
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Originally Posted by Fishie36 View Post
Got the new retail box version on ebay for $130 with the microsoft cashback program. Can't wait to have a multi higher than 7

Any quick tips on overclocking vs. my current E6320?
!!nice deal
    
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Hax...
    
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Well I can get mine to 3.6 on stock volts, after that it's just tinkering with Core Volt, NB, VTT and mem timings.
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post #5 of 10
Only real tip I can give you is to stay at or under 1.4v for the vcore.
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Sell it to meeeee!
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Originally Posted by TnB= Gir View Post
Only real tip I can give you is to stay at or under 1.4v for the vcore.
Yeah, or risk frying the chip.

Other than that... I hope you got a good chip, not a crap overclocker with a huge VID.
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post #8 of 10
Actualy you better stay below 1,36V, cause anything over that will sort of burn in and lowering it to stock will make it unstable.
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post #9 of 10
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I guess if it has a huge VID I can still sell it for a profit? What's huge and what's good?

And I'll keep the volts low too.
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post #10 of 10
wow thats a great deal.....
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