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Hey, this thread is to see what kind of overclocks you guys have tried, either knowing that they wouldn't work at ALL, or some nice serious ones.

Just a couple of minutes ago i was trying to get into XP at 4.5 with 1.45 volts, but I am led to believe my MoBo is holding me back (500fsb). Just after that I attempted 4.7 on the same voltage and it didn't even get to the boot loader. Highest I have loaded XP at is 4.4 at 1.424 (very unstable but i did a super pi and it was 10s and i got a CPU-z screenshot, no validation)

Lets here some overclocks! (or see.. one of the 2)
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3.8Ghz on my P4. Wouldn't boot, so I had to satisfy myself with 3.65.

Had to lower it to 3.45 recently because it's summer.
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My crazy high for the moment is 3.9Ghz on 1.53 v-core for the Quad.It will load windows, but doesn't even give me enough time to get CPU-Z validated..lol
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4ghz on my Pentium D 820 @1.5625 volts. Just wanted to see if I could do it.

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post #5 of 75
I've posted @ 4.0 Ghz on my quad. got through post, started windows loader, failed right away. Highest in windows was 3.9.
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3.9 Ghz at 1.52v
    
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4179 or somthing is highest i got on my q6600, on my e6600 i got it up to 4ghz and on my pd945 i got it up to 4800mhz and posted at 5500mhz.
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Check this deal out. I SWEAR it's not shopped And YES this is my pc lol
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post #9 of 75
My highest was just over 3.9 w/ a celeron something. It's normal was like 2.0, so it was almost a 100 percent OC. It's temps were stable @ 112C in windows XP. Unsurprisingly, the PC died a few days later. My highschool technology teacher never did figure out what happened to that PC.
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my highest overclock was 4.1 Ghz on a Prescott 2m Pentium 4 640, and 3.46 on the single core mode on a Pentium E2160 L2 stepping, and 3.42 Ghz on the standard dual core mode; anything above 3.42 ghz dual core mode did boot at times, but since i have a bad powersupply and CPU heatsink combo, as my system is a budget custom, built by me, using a combo of new, online bought and computer show bought parts and used parts from my previous system, a Sony Vaio desktop, it ran way too hot, or my powersupply couldn't handle it.
    
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